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Gate post broken

Sun Aug 27, 2017 8:42 pm by Gary M Jones

Just in case anyone is not aware, the main gate post at the field entrance is broken at its base just at ground level. ( the bolt side post) The post is only supported by the fencing attached to it. If the fencing fails then the post will fall and …

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RIP trainer...

Post by andy-kaz on Mon Apr 28, 2014 9:58 pm

Rest In Pieces

you may be gone but never forgot... There was a fatality at the ranch this evening,
my 1st one of probably many. thanks to Mark for helping 1st locate and then helping
carry the corpse back to the parking area.. Mark will be posting a pic on here soon.
  Sad  Sad  Sad 

 lol! 
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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by chris h on Mon Apr 28, 2014 11:39 pm

Oh dear sorry to hear that Andy it seemed to be flying really good earlier

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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by Brianb on Tue Apr 29, 2014 8:56 am

It happens to us all mate at some point. And yes like Chris said it was flying really well

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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by andy-kaz on Tue Apr 29, 2014 10:29 am

cheers boyz... Sod it, on to the next one.
gotta laugh though.  Very Happy 
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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by Brianb on Tue Apr 29, 2014 10:33 am

You down the field later Andy ?

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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by Mark Barnes on Tue Apr 29, 2014 10:58 am



Always a shame to waste a good crash pic.

Never nice to loose a model but it happens and only gets worse the bigger more expensive models you will go onto fly.

Nice to find a reason for its arrival though, and prove it wasn't dumb thumb.

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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by Andy Sayle on Tue Apr 29, 2014 12:02 pm

Thats a shame. What was the reason for the carnage?

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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by andy-kaz on Tue Apr 29, 2014 1:02 pm

receiver packed in and locked on last known position... bar-steward.. just done a touch down land and take off, come round over the tree,s and called landing... that split second it just nose dived in to the ground... gutted.  Sad   Very Happy 
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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by Allan Patrick on Tue Apr 29, 2014 4:04 pm

Crash? Call that crash??? In my day crash was bits all in matchbox. Matchbox two foot underground. That's what crash was young fella. That's what crash was in my day

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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by Tim on Wed Apr 30, 2014 12:07 am

Receivers and servos dont like 8 cell batteries Razz 

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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by andy-kaz on Wed Apr 30, 2014 5:06 pm

oh freckin well. s*** happens
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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by Allan Patrick on Wed Apr 30, 2014 7:21 pm

Lol! Laugh and build another one! Smile
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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by andy-kaz on Thu May 01, 2014 7:12 am

already got one, just got to fit a new tail on it though
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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by Mark Barnes on Thu May 01, 2014 10:25 am

andy-kaz wrote:already got one, just got to fit a new tail on it though

get it done then,

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Re: RIP trainer...

Post by Tim on Thu May 01, 2014 12:17 pm

4.8V nominal Very Happy 

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