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Forum: RC Jets
02-01-2016, 08:06 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,555
Posted By VF84sluggo

When I read a while back (wish I could find the...

When I read a while back (wish I could find the thread for you, but I am RCU 'search'-challenged) that Ali Machinchy had pretty much gone all Kingtech, that was good enough for me. Don't know if...
01-20-2016, 02:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,590
Posted By VF84sluggo

^^^^^^ LOLOLOLOL ... yep

^^^^^^ LOLOLOLOL ... yep
01-12-2016, 01:07 PM
Replies: 904
Views: 35,243
Posted By VF84sluggo

...still waiting on the...

...still waiting on the rule/regulation/interpretation/whatever from the FAA that says someone "is probably" violating the law for flying a BLOS-capable "drone", whether or not the "drone" is being...
01-11-2016, 12:07 PM
Replies: 904
Views: 35,243
Posted By VF84sluggo

Seems to me you are saying here that simply...

Seems to me you are saying here that simply flying a BLOS-capable sUAS - whether engaging in BLOS ops or not - is illegal and will result in confiscation. I don't doubt you at all, I'm sure you're...
01-11-2016, 11:44 AM
Replies: 904
Views: 35,243
Posted By VF84sluggo

"Probably" or "is"? Either way, thanks for...

"Probably" or "is"?

Either way, thanks for the heads-up. I'm sure someone will post soon the text from the FAA regulation confirming BLOS-illegality. It will be appreciated.
01-11-2016, 06:47 AM
Replies: 904
Views: 35,243
Posted By VF84sluggo

Absolutely. Problem is, the explosion of...

Absolutely. Problem is, the explosion of multi-rotor "drones" with GPS integration and a camera system - which invited all the idiocy we've seen - forced the FAA's hand. They HAD to do "something"!...
01-10-2016, 12:37 PM
Replies: 904
Views: 35,243
Posted By VF84sluggo

Here we go AGAIN with this "drone" = ONLY...

Here we go AGAIN with this "drone" = ONLY "multi-rotor hovering and flying apparatus" non-sense.

Once more, I can see someone who doesn't know jack about RC thinking this, 'cause all the ads they...
Forum: The Clubhouse
01-10-2016, 06:34 AM
Replies: 876
Views: 46,567
Posted By VF84sluggo

Yeah, forgot to check the forum. Used to being...

Yeah, forgot to check the forum. Used to being in the turbine/jet forums it didn't give it any thought....oops So, thanks for the kind words, feathers un-ruffled :)

Indeed it's fun sharing...
Forum: The Clubhouse
01-09-2016, 09:26 PM
Replies: 876
Views: 46,567
Posted By VF84sluggo

Man, y'all reading waaaaaaaaaay too much into my...

Man, y'all reading waaaaaaaaaay too much into my post.

The takeaway is, again, to John Q. Public - and sadly to too many rc'er's - "drone" = ONLY a multi-rotor hovering and flying apparatus, with...
Forum: The Clubhouse
01-09-2016, 08:40 PM
Replies: 876
Views: 46,567
Posted By VF84sluggo

P83, The point of my post was that...

P83,

The point of my post was that "everybody" thinks a "drone" is one of these multi-rotor gizmos. But, if it's an sUAS, and meets certain weight definitions, the FAA damn sure thinks it's a...
Forum: The Clubhouse
01-09-2016, 07:35 PM
Replies: 876
Views: 46,567
Posted By VF84sluggo

Just today a buddy changed his main Facebook pic...

Just today a buddy changed his main Facebook pic to a shot his son took of their waterfront house with his new Christmas "drone." Time for a quiz, gang:

Guess what the "drone" is?
Correct, it's...
01-09-2016, 10:01 AM
Replies: 742
Views: 36,473
Posted By VF84sluggo

Actually, there are three: High, Low, and...

Actually, there are three: High, Low, and Flat...depending upon the weather.


We were told the TACAIR waiver was for the windmill airstart requirements. For the F-14, 310 KIAS comes to...
01-08-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 11,558
Posted By VF84sluggo

...or be deterred by more gun laws and background...

...or be deterred by more gun laws and background checks, regardless of what our Dear Leader says, or does with his phone and pen
Forum: The Clubhouse
01-08-2016, 07:40 AM
Replies: 876
Views: 46,567
Posted By VF84sluggo

...but it seems everybody thinks "drone" =...

...but it seems everybody thinks "drone" = multi-rotor hovering and flying apparatus, ESPECIALLY people that don't know a damn thing about RC flying

Hell, people on this forum who SHOULD know...
Forum: RC Jets
01-06-2016, 07:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,536
Posted By VF84sluggo

Brother, you got that right. I swear I could...

Brother, you got that right. I swear I could send out for a pizza in the time it took my old JetCat P-120 or P-70 to spool up...talk about "Engine Room, Bridge, all ahead Full...aye aye captain, I'm...
01-06-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 11,558
Posted By VF84sluggo

I'm familiar with the math...I'm in good shape

I'm familiar with the math...I'm in good shape
01-06-2016, 01:15 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 11,558
Posted By VF84sluggo

There is talk about the FAA taking certificate...

There is talk about the FAA taking certificate action against pilots flying unregistered "drones." My livelihood depends on holding an FAA airman certificate. I do not need any hassles from the...
Forum: The Clubhouse
01-06-2016, 06:26 AM
Replies: 876
Views: 46,567
Posted By VF84sluggo

Pretty much sums up my thoughts on this...

Pretty much sums up my thoughts on this situation...
01-05-2016, 09:24 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 11,558
Posted By VF84sluggo

^^^^^ Agree totally. I guess that's why I find...

^^^^^ Agree totally. I guess that's why I find it funny; the nail has been hit squarely on the head.

People doing nothing but pissing and moaning, pointing fingers, you hate the AMA, no I...
01-05-2016, 09:17 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 11,558
Posted By VF84sluggo

^^^^^ LOLOL...Now that's funny right there, I...

^^^^^ LOLOL...Now that's funny right there, I don't care who you are!
01-05-2016, 09:06 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 11,558
Posted By VF84sluggo

+1...especially the next to last sentence ...

+1...especially the next to last sentence


But sometimes the mud feels soooooo good you just can't help yourself...
Forum: The Clubhouse
01-04-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 876
Views: 46,567
Posted By VF84sluggo

LOL....my bad, sorry! :) This whole mess...

LOL....my bad, sorry! :)

This whole mess reminds me of the saying, "You're not paranoid if everybody really IS out to get you!"
Forum: The Clubhouse
01-04-2016, 05:57 PM
Replies: 876
Views: 46,567
Posted By VF84sluggo

^^^^ Did the same thing with a disposable AMEX...

^^^^ Did the same thing with a disposable AMEX card that had about $8 left on it that belonged to my wife. Worked like a champ.

You know, if we keep trying, we can keep coming up with more and...
Forum: RC Jets
01-04-2016, 04:21 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,223
Posted By VF84sluggo

My experience with GJC when I bought my JL Viper...

My experience with GJC when I bought my JL Viper was nothing but top-shelf. I wouldn't hesitate to do business with them again!

Sluggo
12-30-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,718
Posted By VF84sluggo

^^^^ +1...Absolutely spot on

^^^^ +1...Absolutely spot on
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