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Johns Chinook

Wonderful afternoon for flying yesterday, Saturday 14th Sept.  Glorious sunshine and I managed to get some video footage of John Ansell flying his superb model of a Chinook helicopter.  Apologies for the quality but film taken on my mobile phone. … Continue reading

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August FunFly at 18 Acre

Simon, presenting Phil with Last Man Down trophy, and Rob, presenting Phil with the OKe Stik Race Trophy – (Photographs courtesy Rob)   Launch of the Last Man Down Competition – (photographs courtesy Peter Broughton)

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Gary’s Mosquito – Build Photos

  Finally after one pound weight added to nose, mossie balances nicely on the CofG stand; Checks done.  All ready for maiden.

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Gary’s Mosquito – Maiden at Davidstow 23 August 2019

After a lengthy build spanning 7 years (Had a few breaks of a year plus at times) I finally got to fly my 72″ span Mosquito at Davidstow airfield.  A fitting venue which was well utilised during WW2. The model … Continue reading

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May aerotow

Guest post from John of the Dartmoor Scale Soaring Association There was a good attendance, circa 20 pilots at a guess, for the above aero tow and  fly in at Exbourne and the weather really played ball with sun, high … Continue reading

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Last Man Down Championship April 2019

2m Class Mike R 1 point Guy 1 point Simon 8 points Andrew 5 points 2 – 3m Class Nil

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Oke Stik Racing Championship April 2019

April results; Mike R  13 points Gary 11 points Simon 2 points The April FunFly was held over until May 6th due to the weather, there was a really good attendance, both regular competitions were well contested. Since inception of the Oke Stik, … Continue reading

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Shed move from Bridge Field to 18 Acre

Finally the club’s original wooden shed (donated by Rob) was moved from it’s first home at Bridge Field to the club’s 18 Acre field. Felix provided the transport, Gary, Simon, Paul, Rob, and Andrew the lifting! Photographs by Paul. The … Continue reading

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Club Funfly Sunday 21 October 2018 at 18 Acre

Excellent sunny weather and light winds for the last Funfly of this year.  Great turn out, with some superb flying by all. The Oke Stik race challenge was won by Geoff Pratley, following a close run fly off, pipping Gary … Continue reading

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Club FunFly September 29th 2018

Postponement until Sept 29th was a positive move, well selected Gary! The weather was glorious with very light but variable breezes. Some really good flying and splendid scale models brought along and flown by Phil. Here a couple of snappy shots … Continue reading

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