Register

If this is your first visit, please click the Sign Up now button to begin the process of creating your account so you can begin posting on our forums! The Sign Up process will only take up about a minute of two of your time.

Search:

Type: Posts; User: bogbeagle

Page 1 of 40 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 1.07 seconds.

  1. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,324

    I understand that the machine had just been...

    I understand that the machine had just been overhauled and fitted with new engines (turboprop?). The flight was a proving flight.
  2. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,324

    Spectacular video of Caribou crash. . ...

    Spectacular video of Caribou crash.

    .




    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YydkHy2P0dU
  3. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,311

    You can buy cetane improvers for automotive use....

    You can buy cetane improvers for automotive use. Quite cheap.

    These do work well in model applications, too.
  4. Replies
    1,075
    Views
    30,467

    One of the most important things of which "the...

    One of the most important things of which "the public" needs to be aware, is that "you don't own your image".

    That, if you are in a place where you can reasonably expect to be observed, then...
  5. Replies
    1,075
    Views
    30,467

    Not possible. It's illegal to own a nuke. :D

    Not possible. It's illegal to own a nuke. :D
  6. Replies
    1,075
    Views
    30,467

    Unless the "drone" was veeeery close to the...

    Unless the "drone" was veeeery close to the pilot's eyes, he would have no idea of its actual size ... save for supposition.
  7. Replies
    31
    Views
    1,101

    Find some quiet back roads and indulge in some...

    Find some quiet back roads and indulge in some guerilla flying.

    Go electric and you'll have no problems.
  8. Replies
    2
    Views
    290

    http://www.scalefarm.com/_type-remote_remote_contr...

    http://www.scalefarm.com/_type-remote_remote_control.htm



    http://www.farmtoysonline.co.uk/remote-control/c142
  9. Replies
    385
    Views
    10,596

    The simple fact of "having paid for my...

    The simple fact of "having paid for my insurance", does not mean that "I am covered". I have to also abide by the contract into which I entered.
  10. Replies
    385
    Views
    10,596

    A quadcopter falls on the WH lawn. Really ......

    A quadcopter falls on the WH lawn.

    Really ... why the hysteria? It's a nothing-incident, really.

    If one dropped on your lawn, would you seek to regulate a whole nation?

    Anyway, it's...
  11. Replies
    385
    Views
    10,596

    Absolutely, for those who want it. If you need...

    Absolutely, for those who want it.

    If you need to be governed, then that's fine. Vote away. Don't include me in your plans, though.
  12. Replies
    385
    Views
    10,596

    Nope. Never. When you accede to voting, you...

    Nope. Never.

    When you accede to voting, you embrace the notion that every "oik" has an equal say in the disposition of your property.

    Right there and then, you have given up your "property...
  13. Replies
    385
    Views
    10,596

    As I see things, it is nature of the State which...

    As I see things, it is nature of the State which is changing ... becoming more over-bearing.
  14. Replies
    385
    Views
    10,596

    http://time.com/3683923/obama-drone-regulation/ ...

    http://time.com/3683923/obama-drone-regulation/



    Obama calls for regulation in this video.
  15. Replies
    5
    Views
    261

    My 35 MHz gear has an operating range of 2300...

    My 35 MHz gear has an operating range of 2300 yards, at ground level. I know this from direct observation.

    That is approx seven times further than the absolute max. range at which I can fly a 60"...
  16. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,430

    Veeeeery nice. . ...

    Veeeeery nice.


    .



    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EwF3mAS2NFo
  17. Replies
    31
    Views
    1,101

    It all depends. We have a tiny runway, only...

    It all depends.

    We have a tiny runway, only 120 feet x 18 feet. A bit limiting in terms of aircraft type and its suitability for novice flyers.

    Used to have 180 x 24, which was much better ......
  18. Replies
    6
    Views
    939

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia ...

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia



    In British slang an anorak /ˈĉnərĉk/ ...
  19. Replies
    1,243
    Views
    37,347

    That's the point. Your insurance is there to...

    That's the point.

    Your insurance is there to protect you FROM the other guy.

    When I buy flying insurance, my intent is to ensure that "the other guy" gets as little as possible from any claim...
  20. Replies
    1,243
    Views
    37,347

    "Regulatory Capture" ... I think that's the...

    "Regulatory Capture" ... I think that's the in-vogue term for what is, essentially, Fascism.
  21. Replies
    1,243
    Views
    37,347

    I read an interesting idea in the British press,...

    I read an interesting idea in the British press, yesterday.

    Someone suggested that one-or-more "drones" might be used to fly above a football stadium, then drop some "white powder". The resulting...
  22. Replies
    42
    Views
    1,576

    Yep, well down ... stems from around the time...

    Yep, well down ... stems from around the time that the forum changed hands/format.

    When was that?
  23. Replies
    2
    Views
    190

    Nah, it's not me. Just something from...

    Nah, it's not me.

    Just something from YouTube.

    Looks like fairly compact gear, though.
  24. Replies
    2
    Views
    190

    FPV racing ... quite exciting

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NsxyV-kgfio&feature=youtu.be
  25. You think that was jammy. A fortnight back, I...

    You think that was jammy.

    A fortnight back, I was given a 1/4 scale Seagull Spacewalker ARF ... alll servos ... Rx ... OS 1.20 fs, Like new.

    Just waiting for some Wx.
Results 1 to 25 of 1000
Page 1 of 40 1 2 3 4
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:33 AM.

SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1 ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.