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Old 08-01-2012, 02:10 AM
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Hi All,

I remember watching VHS videos of my dads from model shows in the 1990's when I was a kid and there was always a plane I wanted but never got and I can't remember the name of it. I think it did a display at TOP GUN 1991. It was .30-.40 size in all black in Zap glue scheme I think and it was mental and spun sooooooo fast. I think he launched it by swinging it from the wingtip. It was kind of similar to a President FunFly model I think.

Anyone know the model I mean?

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Old 08-01-2012, 03:16 AM
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It sounds like something from the St. Cloud or Kissimmee, FL "Cloud Dancers". Perhaps, Don Muddiman's Flying Machine?
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Old 08-01-2012, 04:43 AM
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The Hots or some variation, it sounds like.
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Flying Machine.
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Don Muddiman Flying Machine
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Actually that's the one I was seeing in my head, a great flying little beastie if I recall.
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Old 08-01-2012, 08:19 AM
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Don Muddiman Flying Machine! thats the one! Cheers guys.

It looked better in my memory but nothing a nicer canopy won't fix.
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House of balsa lists an  electric zap machine that looks like the flying machines baby sister?
Looks like a gas to fly.
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Condor is coming out with a Don Muddiman designed ARF Flying Machine. It should be out in the market very shortly.
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