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Old 04-01-2012, 07:32 PM
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Powered by a p80 kerostart-all ready for Toledo
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Old 04-01-2012, 08:20 PM
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Instead of Toledo, you should take it to Loch Ness in the Scotland.
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Old 04-02-2012, 04:48 AM
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If you are going out to the field with it any time soon... please let us know. I would love to see it up close.
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rick hamel:

My hats off to you. . . the engineering, planning, construction etc; is an extraordinary accomplishment. The more one study's the pictures you realize the comittment and dedication to this project was without doubt.

Please keep us informed as you proceed with flight testing. Again, congratulations !



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Awesome!!!

I would love to see more pics of the whole thing.
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Old 04-02-2012, 11:17 AM
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Thanks for all the great commentsI'll post a lot of build pix later tonight-Thanks again for the support!!
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Old 04-02-2012, 01:31 PM
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I posted a short vid on youtube yesterday http://www.youtu.be/ENebG492V98it gives you a good idea of how well it does fly
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Rick:

What PLANET are you from??!!

That is without a doubt the most phenomenal combination of concept, art, skill, techno-savvy and ingenuity I have ever witnessed in the RC world.

I feel bad for anyone who missed the chance to see it at Toledo. These pictures and video are good, but they don't do justice to the overwhelming PRESENCE this thing projects in person: the concept, the size, the perfection of the finish.

Surely you won Best of Show. If not, the judges need to be checked for a pulse.

Thanks for sharing!


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Old 04-17-2012, 03:59 AM
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yes, how did you do at Toledo? I expect it to be best of show as well but, wasn't there on the Sunday to find out . Just phenomenal work!

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Yes, it won best of show at Toledo. Congradulations Rick!
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Old 04-17-2012, 06:06 AM
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Somebody needs to market that! The dedication to the project must be overwhelming, I know from my little Tweetybird project.
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Old 04-20-2012, 09:01 PM
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Thanks Ron I was glad you got to see it under those lights they had at Toledo -really made the candy colors pop
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Old 04-20-2012, 09:05 PM
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It took first in sport plane and then best in showall the kids needed their pix taken with it felt like I was at Disney land
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