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Old 09-25-2022, 09:59 AM
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Uh oh! They let me on the computer again!
Old 10-13-2022, 07:33 AM
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Hello!
I am recovering from radiation therapy and have dizzy spells also but I keep them under control by drinking lots of water ( who da thunk it) maybe it will help you too.

Good luck!
Old 10-13-2022, 12:36 PM
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Hey Donny! I wish you the best! Finally have my ENT appointment tomorrow after months of waiting and hopefully will have some kind of diagnosis at some point. Having to be outside regardless of how I feel is bringing carnage to my Air Wing Fleet..... Been trying to fly cause it gets me out and it hasn't been pretty with these dizzy spells. Unfortunately alternating with stuck on the couch till 3 yesterday dizzy as could be. Having a bad week with it....Last few nice days around here till winter hurts being inside. I could only hope drinking more water would fix it for me. Pretty sure Lab work ruled that out though months ago. Have to admit though, I have always been better at taking care of others than myself.... I probably should drink more water!
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Got some time out of these and still plucking at them... pluck pluck pluck....


Here's the Lucky Gallon a bit different!



Old 10-13-2022, 12:58 PM
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Here's the Maiden on a less dizzy day...


And it got me outside again.

Old 10-25-2022, 12:14 AM
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After 5 days of 'doom&gloom', the sun came back, so did my flying action. LOL.

Started early in light drizzle.


I thought I'll never see the sun again after 5 days of non-stop rain!
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Old 10-25-2022, 05:21 AM
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Hey Joseph! Here in the middle of fall in the North East; we get all kinds of different weather. Trees are absolutely beautiful but right now were in a fog/cloud bank day two....
Old 10-25-2022, 01:46 PM
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I expect down here 3rd. year with no summer, must be the 'La-Nino', something to blame it on. Everything seem to be going down the gurgle, economy, not to mention the human race with their current presentation, fat as pigs, tattooed and studded all over. LOL.
Sun was out this morn, made most of it in perfect dead calm, absolute magic runs with my improved "CR Blue Swallow".

Next prognostics, 4 days of blue sky.

Dead calm magic runs.
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Old 10-25-2022, 06:31 PM
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Wow, thanks, that's really gross.... From rcgroups and now here Presenting!!!!! Some of us in this thread are fat with tattoos. Wrong thread brother.....

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Old 10-25-2022, 09:06 PM
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This is my latest presentation, fat, ugly and real gross design, premier flight in the morning at the beach. Hope it will fly better than it looks, LOL.

Fat and ugly.

Designed for the CR power unit.

Almost there.

Beach time.
Old 10-26-2022, 12:58 AM
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After almost the whole week being stuck in my jet studio thanks to the worst weather in my living memory, with the huge floods all over the country, the sun was out today, almost no sign of the drenching with the local sand base grounds, I made most of it to catch up, LOL.

Finishing the day off with A2PRO Bell.
Old 10-26-2022, 03:26 PM
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Stuck at the beach before sunrise, LOL.

CR Twins stuck at the beach.



Old 10-29-2022, 12:02 AM
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Stuck at the beach again this morn, shortly after stuck again at the river's edge for more fun.




Old 10-29-2022, 05:17 PM
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Sick&tired being stuck at home, off to the beach with 3 models and LOL.

Sandy pit stop.



Old 11-04-2022, 06:20 PM
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Went out to fly and look what happened....

Old 11-05-2022, 06:19 PM
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Stuck at the flying site again, to maiden my latest creation, seven 3 to 5 min. flights on all tiny 2S lipos I brought along, absolute magic.

From this to-

- to this.

Another magic flier.

Maiden runs.

In H mode.

Personal attack!

Silver glow.

Moon light runs.
Old 11-06-2022, 06:34 AM
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those are great, i'd love to see a video.
what do you cover them with?
Old 11-06-2022, 02:13 PM
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TX, lot of fun with these, this morn took out all 3 CR ones, perfect dead calm monday to start the week. The "Purple swallow" Aileron servo started jittering badly, another job to swapit over.
Just listed one this morn on RCT For Sale, actually giving away my 120hour labor of love, LOL.

For Sale, empty frame of fully fitted out option.


Hovering pirrouettes.

Flying with jittering Ail. servo.

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Old 11-10-2022, 12:19 AM
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Stuck at the beach.

Stuck at seasite.

Rotation.

Back at home.
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You ole lucky YerfDawg! I'm inside....



Old 11-10-2022, 11:51 PM
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Early radio active day, stuck with 4 different models, 8 flights this morn, well before brekky in perfect dead calm.

2 flights each, on tiny 2S/240-300 packs. 3-5min. each session.
Old 11-18-2022, 05:57 PM
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While stuck at home I have absolved 11 flights this morning even before brekky with 4 different models, during deadliest calm starting 6-30AM.

Started with the 'Double dekker' on new mod. Bolly prop.
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Okay! Seems I crash anymore from this Vertigo/dizzy junk so building is going on...


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