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    AZ Jets

    Is anyone going to Mesa this weekend for AZ Jets? they don't do any promotion on RCU.
    It's a disease, uhhhhh!!!!

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    RE: AZ Jets

    thought about it. someone said it is mostly electrics. Being I have never been to any of their Jet rally's I am wondering if this is the case.

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    RE: AZ Jets

    If it wasnt 80 degrees I would, Im freezing my butt off! We have a fun fly Dec 8 in Yuma. Dont know if ill make that either....110 degrees please hurry back. =[

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    RE: AZ Jets

    ((((((If it wasnt 80 degrees I would, Im freezing my butt off! We have a fun fly Dec 8 in Yuma. Dont know if ill make that either....110 degrees please hurry back))))))




    lol Thats funny right there....
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    RE: AZ Jets

    What field is it?
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    RE: AZ Jets

    Mesa or Yuma? Mesa I don't know, Yuma is Yuma Aeromodelers airstrip. Now someone post the Mesa field so I dont feel like I just hijacked a thread... I searched and believe it may be Superstition Air Park per
    [link]http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1136318[/link]

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    RE: AZ Jets

    Arizona model Aviators field in Mesa. Cross streets are Brown Ave and Meridian.
    It's a disease, uhhhhh!!!!

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    RE: AZ Jets

    I will be there. Missed last year due to family issues.

    In the pass it has been about 30% EDF to Turbine. Times a changing.

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    RE: AZ Jets

    It has been running 50-50 EDF to Turbine.  The EDF need to be able to fly the pattern.
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    RE: AZ Jets


    ORIGINAL: quist

    Is anyone going to Mesa this weekend for AZ Jets? they don't do any promotion on RCU.
    At least 2 of us coming down from Colorado.
    Turbines and high-power edf, what's not to like?
    Greg

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    RE: AZ Jets

    Hope to make it.
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    ORIGINAL: jetflyr

    At least 2 of us coming down from Colorado.
    Turbines and high-power edf, what's not to like?
    Greg
    I think Greg and I are both adhering to the 50/50 mix, one high power EDF and one turbine each.......
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    In the pass it has been about 30% EDF to Turbine. Times a changing.

    Clay
    Last year it was about 75% edf. I dont mind a larger EDF that can fly a normal pattern at speed. But if its a bunch of foamies I will be done early.

    In the past this was a great event. I know alot of turbine guys that dont bring large scale jets because of the field's lack of overrun. But it is a huge runway with great sky. I am looking forward to a great day of flying.
    It's a disease, uhhhhh!!!!

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    RE: AZ Jets


    ORIGINAL: quist


    ORIGINAL: Wclays


    In the pass it has been about 30% EDF to Turbine. Times a changing.

    Clay
    Last year it was about 75% edf. I dont mind a larger EDF that can fly a normal pattern at speed. But if its a bunch of foamies I will be done early.

    In the past this was a great event. I know alot of turbine guys that dont bring large scale jets because of the field's lack of overrun. But it is a huge runway with great sky. I am looking forward to a great day of flying.
    Me too Tony...i will be bringing my Sabre
    Vin...

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    RE: AZ Jets

    Can't make it this year but I went to this for maybe 6 years straight, it was the first big event I started going to.

    Saw my first RAM there (met Rei and Albert when they were flying that original blue bandit), watched the Turbomin flaming starts, Sophia, I think even Vin was flying those big propane JPXs. Awesome memories.
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    RE: AZ Jets

    Matt
    I was there also, that was a real BBQ. Like I always said, 99 perfect starts, 1 bad start and that's the one everyone remembers.[:@]
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    RE: AZ Jets

    Tony:

    Will see you on the weekend. Packing trailer now and will drive over tonight. Also will have ZAP/Pauls Flying Stuff and Global Jet Club booth. Always a great event. Backdrop of mountains makes a special sky for flying. Great bunch of people too.

    Paul S


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