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Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 02-14-2018, 06:51 PM
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Posted By Don Szczur
Based on Model Aviation plans. Kits are also...

Based on Model Aviation plans. Kits are also available through Retro RC
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 02-14-2018, 06:50 PM
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Posted By Don Szczur
plans

These are plans for a glider kit for school STEM
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 12-16-2017, 08:12 AM
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Posted By Don Szczur
A few more at this pilot's site: https...

A few more at this pilot's site:

https ://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOHZO2A7HdKYMl4677mOZbA
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 12-16-2017, 08:11 AM
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Posted By Don Szczur
Found another video of CPLR. It was pretty windy...

Found another video of CPLR. It was pretty windy so I don't think there are many videos out there. A lot of participants were just trying to stay out of the elements.

https...
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 12-16-2017, 08:06 AM
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Posted By Don Szczur
Not much wind here! Its been a fun year. ...

Not much wind here! Its been a fun year.

https ://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWBPuantpWk

note- take the space between the https and :
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 12-16-2017, 07:57 AM
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Posted By Don Szczur
At the 3:53 minute mark Gernot actually took off...

At the 3:53 minute mark Gernot actually took off within the 2 meter circle!
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 12-16-2017, 07:54 AM
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Posted By Don Szczur
Landings.... I noted the short takeoff roll on...

Landings.... I noted the short takeoff roll on some. It only took 2 feet of runway to take off. Interesting conditions for a contest...

https ://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fI7a62w4_5M
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 12-16-2017, 07:51 AM
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Posted By Don Szczur
some videos- note- take the space between the...

some videos- note- take the space between the https and : and paste in browser to watch Onda's flight. This was

https ://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SnQkThsEP2A
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 12-08-2017, 05:56 PM
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Posted By Don Szczur
https ://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LR73DrKX_bs

https ://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LR73DrKX_bs
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-19-2017, 05:03 AM
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Posted By Don Szczur
The following video was posted to the NSRCA...

The following video was posted to the NSRCA mailing list by Stu. It pretty much captures what the pilots flew during the semi finals. (Just remove the space between the https and the : and paste...
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-18-2017, 07:36 PM
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Posted By Don Szczur
And finally it was time to say goodbye. There...

And finally it was time to say goodbye. There were a few dogs in Argentina missing us! Wanted to take this time also to recognize our host, Julian. He and his wife were very hospitable to us during...
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-18-2017, 07:29 PM
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Posted By Don Szczur
The banquet was very nice in that we got to meet...

The banquet was very nice in that we got to meet and renew many friendships away from the wind, rain, fog and pressure. The evening was relaxing and enjoyable. We were shown some traditional...
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-18-2017, 07:21 PM
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Posted By Don Szczur
Results were posted. Team USA.

Results were posted. Team USA.
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-18-2017, 07:17 PM
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Posted By Don Szczur
Some pictures from the competition.

Some pictures from the competition.
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-18-2017, 07:12 PM
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Posted By Don Szczur
AC Glenn was the team alternate but found out...

AC Glenn was the team alternate but found out before the worlds that he would be making the trip since Brett recently took a job as a full scale pilot. We missed Brett as he was on the past two teams...
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-18-2017, 06:55 PM
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Posted By Don Szczur
Model processing took place the two days prior to...

Model processing took place the two days prior to the competition opening ceremonies. All models were checked for weight and size. Sound was checked during official practice at the flight line. NO...
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-18-2017, 06:42 PM
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Posted By Don Szczur
The practice field was a full scale airport. The...

The practice field was a full scale airport. The airport manager and his team cooked breakfast and lunch for us when we arrived each day. The airfield had a very nice facility for getting out of the...
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-18-2017, 09:09 AM
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Posted By Don Szczur
Joseph had a partner which he brought along from...

Joseph had a partner which he brought along from South Africa. It was a gift from the team Australia.
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-18-2017, 09:08 AM
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Posted By Don Szczur
The Thunder Power 6000 batteries worked extremely...

The Thunder Power 6000 batteries worked extremely well. The batteries performed outstanding in the heavy wind. Joseph's batteries typically were drawn down to 20 to 23 percent in the F sequences...
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-18-2017, 08:54 AM
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Posted By Don Szczur
Contras. Now all U.S. team members are using...

Contras. Now all U.S. team members are using Contras. AC is trying a Brenner unit out now. They were very popular at the Worlds. They also showed their performance in the wind. The new Brenner units...
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-17-2017, 05:16 AM
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Views: 887
Posted By Don Szczur
I will post more this weekend.

I will post more this weekend.
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-14-2017, 06:28 PM
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Views: 887
Posted By Don Szczur
We celebrated Halloween at the practice field. ...

We celebrated Halloween at the practice field. Chuck was in the spirit with a costume hat to show us that fact, as well as keep warm in the cool air. This day was perhaps the calmest of the week,...
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-14-2017, 06:25 PM
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Views: 887
Posted By Don Szczur
The practice field consisted of a separate...

The practice field consisted of a separate airport which was located about 30 minutes from the competition site. This made practice convenient and two of the three aerobatic boxes at the airport were...
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 11-14-2017, 05:59 PM
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Posted By Don Szczur
Great competition. We met many new friends and...

Great competition. We met many new friends and renewed old friendships.
Forum: Team RCU - Don Szczur 11-14-2017, 05:46 PM
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Posted By Don Szczur
The US Team arrived on 30 October and practiced...

The US Team arrived on 30 October and practiced for a week. The competition took place from 4 through 11 November. The first day was official practice day. There were then 4 days of preliminaries...
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