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    Everybody wants something different from BALSA...

    Everybody wants something different from BALSA USA, some a 1/6 scale, some another 1/3 scale.

    I want a 1/4 scale version of their 1/3 Albatross... And I know a lot of guys that think the same...
  2. You make a lot of sense to me. The problem you...

    You make a lot of sense to me. The problem you will find here is that a lot (most) of the people posting are legally old farts. Many are living in a country that does not exist anymore (while others...
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    Tom, I gave up nitro long long time ago (9 years...

    Tom, I gave up nitro long long time ago (9 years or so), and I fly big electrics and gas. A couple of months ago I got a watt meter (actually last winter at the Wram show). Anyway, I tried it with...
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    I agree with you, the problem is: How many people...

    I agree with you, the problem is: How many people really vote? What percentage of AMA members actually vote?


    gerry
  5. I think it is a stupid generalization... Gerry

    I think it is a stupid generalization...

    Gerry
  6. [QUOTE=Bob Pastorello;11856485]This CNN feed has...

    [QUOTE=Bob Pastorello;11856485]This CNN feed has a LOT of the "public perception", if you'll scan some of the articles, and read as many of the readers' comments as you can stomach. The level of...
  7. [QUOTE=Bob Pastorello;11856485]This CNN feed has...

    [QUOTE=Bob Pastorello;11856485]This CNN feed has a LOT of the "public perception", if you'll scan some of the articles, and read as many of the readers' comments as you can stomach. The level of...
  8. Just found this, I guess a big lack of common...

    Just found this, I guess a big lack of common sense on some shots...

    Gerry

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/04/stunning-drone-videos_n_5579199.html
  9. That is a wide ranging statement "all over the...

    That is a wide ranging statement "all over the world" non-less...

    Gerry
  10. No, because you cannot use on your defense "my...

    No, because you cannot use on your defense "my friend parked here, in front of this no park sign, and he was no towed". So if you think the door is open, or look open, assume that for you, it is...
  11. [QUOTE=Rob2160;11834827] The variety of...

    The variety of operations that depend on it is amazing. It is being use for everything. In Philadelphia you have the Drexel bus making rounds moving students. Now you know exactly where it is any...
  12. [QUOTE=flyinwalenda;11834753]Yes , like drivers...

    [QUOTE=flyinwalenda;11834753]Yes , like drivers actually having to open up and read a road atlas or city map ! :)

    Trust me, IF the GPS system goes down, it would cripple entire weapons systems,...
  13. Come on neighbor! Turning off GPS would cause so...

    Come on neighbor! Turning off GPS would cause so many problems you have no clue, but you have SOME idea:-)

    Gerry
  14. I am more worried of areas where there are a lot...

    I am more worried of areas where there are a lot of people, let's say you are at the Vatican among a crowd, and you have 10 quads above you filming, or in times Square (you are from NY), or any other...
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    Wow! Really? How old were the AM radios? AM was...

    Wow! Really? How old were the AM radios? AM was used in contests well over a decade ago...

    Gerry
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    You can ignore the real facts, glow is shrunk as...

    You can ignore the real facts, glow is shrunk as fast as electrics did grow. We do not have that many more people getting into the hobby. The share of electrics and gas increased hugely at the cost...
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    One of these days you guys will have to try...

    One of these days you guys will have to try coffee:-)

    Gerry
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    I worked on the building of 2 hydroelectric power...

    I worked on the building of 2 hydroelectric power plants in Argentina. They are a great source of power, but unfortunately people are not too receptive to permanently flooding areas (to create a...
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    Yes, coal, natural gas, and nuclear power use...

    Yes, coal, natural gas, and nuclear power use steam turbines if I am not mistaken... and that represents 85% of the total (see energy sources below)

    In 2013, energy sources and percent share of...
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    That is the other source. Old timers checking out...

    That is the other source. Old timers checking out leaving huge quantities of powerplants behind that will hit the market in estate sales, or just will make their way to the market in one way or...
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    You might have to admit that aircraft carriers...

    You might have to admit that aircraft carriers would make a trip from LA to Colorado a bit difficult....

    Gerry
  22. When tower gives you "free shipping" for orders...

    When tower gives you "free shipping" for orders over let's say $99 they mean regular stuff. There is a surcharge for the big arfs...

    Buyer beware always applies, but people can only think with...
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    You are absolutely right in that they all do the...

    You are absolutely right in that they all do the same. It is the way they (the industry) operate. No difference from one to the other (Great Planes, Horizon, TF, etc.) IN their defense, i like to...
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    You must be new to the hobby... They all do the...

    You must be new to the hobby... They all do the same. Great Planes, Top Flite, you name them etc. When the TF FW came out it was advertised long time before being available, the Zero was not...
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    Exactly, that message showed clearly the narrow...

    Exactly, that message showed clearly the narrow mindedness that causes (in part) this situation. When I hear people talking about the cost to get in this hobby, well, most are old farts because they...
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