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Crash Crew 08-09-2011 05:34 PM

Sept 24th-25th Angelo RC's 30th annual Fun-fly and 1st EF-1 Race
 
<div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt" align="center"><span style="color: red; font-size: 26pt">Angelo RC's 30th Annual Fun Fly and 1<sup>st</sup> EF-1 Pylon Race Challenge</span></div><div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt" align="center"><span style="color: red; font-size: 26pt">September 24th and 25th, 2011</span></div><div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt" align="center"><span style="color: red; font-size: 26pt"></span><span style="color: blue; font-size: 16pt">ARC</span><span style="color: blue; font-size: 14pt"> Flying site, Arden Road across from Rivercrest Hospital</span></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt" align="center"><u><span style="font-size: 16pt">No Landing Fee and Free Admission to the Public</span></u></div><div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt" align="center"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Food and Drinks Available</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">475' Runway</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Several nearby Motels</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Camping at nearby State Park</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt" align="center"><u><span style="font-size: 16pt">All Model Types Welcome</span></u></div><div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt" align="center"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Flight demonstrations of all types of model aircraft, including helicopters, giant scale aircraft, and turbine jets</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Over $500 in Prizes: 3DHS 41&rdquo; Edge 540 w/electronics, H9 Sundowner 36, Spectrum DX6I TX, gift certificates</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Awards: Pilots Choice, Best Warbird, Scale, Best Crash</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt" align="center"><u><span style="font-size: 16pt">Flying Schedule</span></u></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Saturday, September 24<sup>th</sup> 9:00AM &ndash; 5:00 PM </div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Open Flying (Very flexible, no agenda, just flying)</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">5:30pm -???? Hospitality Dinner: bring/burn your own steak &ndash; Grill your own steak and enjoy the company of other pilots and friends</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Sunday, September 25<sup>th</sup> 9:00AM &ndash; 3:30 PM</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">EF-1 Pylon racing</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">8:30 AM Course open for practice</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">9:00 AM Pilots meeting, tech inspection, seeding</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">10:00 AMRacing starts</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Raffle following lunch</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Open course for sport pilots between heats</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">This is an AMA-sanctioned event. Current AMA card required for flying. For more information, call Mark Greer, CD (325) 450-0635.</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Let people know about our website: <font color="#0000ff">http://www.angelorc.com</font> </div>

Crash Crew 08-17-2011 05:10 PM

RE: Sept 24th-25th Angelo RC's 30th annual Fun-fly and 1st EF-1 Race
 
<div id="post_message_19072267">Advanced Precision Composites has donated their 8X8E propellers for race contestants competing in our first EF-1 Race this September. This kind of support is one of many things that makes it so great to be a part of this hobby.

Thank you to APC and Annie T for your support!

Ken</div>

Crash Crew 09-12-2011 03:34 PM

RE: Sept 24th-25th Angelo RC's 30th annual Fun-fly and 1st EF-1 Race
 
<div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">We are quickly coming up on our fly-in this month, and I wanted to toss out the welcome mat again and give a prize update.</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Our raffle prizes so far:</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">1 3D Hobby Shop 41&rdquo; Edge 540 with everything to make it BNF &ndash; from Angelo RC</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">1 Sundowner 36 ARF &ndash; from Angelo RC &amp; Eggemeyer&rsquo;s</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">1 DX6i TX &ndash; from Angelo RC &amp; Eggemeyer&rsquo;s</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">1 LR/1A Pogo &ndash; Donated by Horizon Hobby</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">2 $20.00 Gift Certificates to Hobby King &ndash; from Angelo RC</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">1 $50.00 Gift Certificate to Hobby King &ndash; from Angelo RC</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">EF-1 8 x8 E Race Props donated by APC</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Lunch will be available from Dickey&rsquo;s BBQ. (Price per plate depends on amount ordered. We will collect a head count Saturday morning and pick up the chow.)</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">We are also planning a &ldquo;Bring/Burn your own steak&rdquo; dinner/hospitality night on Saturday.</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">If you have any questions or need any info on the area, don&rsquo;t hesitate to send me a PM.</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Thanks,</div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"></div><div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Ken</div>

RBTHNTR64 09-29-2011 07:51 AM

RE: Sept 24th-25th Angelo RC's 30th annual Fun-fly and 1st EF-1 Race
 
How about some pics? How did it go? How many participants in your EF-1 event?
Thanks

Crash Crew 10-06-2011 03:35 PM

RE: Sept 24th-25th Angelo RC's 30th annual Fun-fly and 1st EF-1 Race
 
Epic fail...

Everyone who said they would show for the race did not, and somehow there was some confusion about it being a 3 pole race instead of a two. The only ones who raced were another club member and myself because we bought EF-1 planes for this event. I doubt the club will try to host another EF-1 Race. The rest of the fly in was fun and we had great weather.

RBTHNTR64 10-13-2011 08:46 AM

RE: Sept 24th-25th Angelo RC's 30th annual Fun-fly and 1st EF-1 Race
 
Don't give up. I think with persistence it will survive. The technology is so much better now than ever before for electrics. There are several choices for planes, and the bits that go inside.


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