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Model Chinook

Superb model Chinook built by member John Ansell. Some great flying John.

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Bigger Stik Build

As most of you know Andrew and I are in the process of building a Bigger Stik 2m wing span  for the purpose of aerotow. Some progress pictures. Fuse in progress.   Wing cores cut and being readied for sheeting. … Continue reading

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New Lawn tractor and shed

After all  the planning, this week saw teams, led by committee members, construct a new shed and fell some trees that were obstructing the main runway. On Friday afternoon we took delivery of our new Lawn Tractor financed through a … Continue reading

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Countisbury – Soaring day out August 13th 2016

As we travelled to Lynmouth we passed through lots of rain. Approaching the coast the edge of the this weather front was visible and passed just as we arrived and changed to the spectacular day in the pictures. The scenery … Continue reading

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July Club Fun Fly

We were blessed with the weather again for the fun fly on Sunday 17th July. Absolutely stunning day and a good attendance. We welcomed some of the newer members who had an opportunity of meeting others they had not met. … Continue reading

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Sport Relief in Simmons Park Okehampton filmed by OMFC members

Sport Relief fun runs in Simmons Park on March 20th 2016 filmed by OMFC members Well done to all the participants in the Sport Relief  fun runs held in Simmons Park Okehampton – supported by ORCA with start and finish … Continue reading

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DIY C of G stand

Thanks to Gary, here is neat little C of G stand you can build for yourselves; pdf plan for this CG STAND pdf plan REAR FUZ STAND (1) pdf plan REAR FUZ STAND (2)

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Slope Soaring Countisbury Common

Andrew, Michael and Rob visited Countisbury Common today for some slope soaring. Once again super conditions with a Westerly of about 10 – 12 mph and partly cloudy. Again what a superb site for soaring. Mike getting ready and Andrew … Continue reading

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Albatros over Bridge Field

  A video me and Graham shot with a Mobius camera onboard his Parkzone Albatross. The camera was a bit heavy to be mounted so far back, but the results are fun.

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Countisbury Common, North Devon

Debbie fancied a day out and I wanted to explore a new slope site so we headed up to Countisbury Common in North Devon. This is roughly 90 minutes from Okehampton. To say that this site is spectacular is an … Continue reading

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