Because MS isn’t the end, just a different way to get there – Wheelieman hits Fairlight Firehills for more Tomfoolery, there was no wind for flying our gliders, plenty of mist, we gave it a few launches but had to surrender…! Continue reading
Fairlight Firehills, SW 15-20 mph. 12th April ’15 – Some sunshine, lovely day!
By the time Robus & I had got there, Jim, John & Dave had been bashing for a while. The wind wasn’t quite on the slope, sightly SW makin Continue reading
I bought this unbranded (Q5?) mini camera a couple of weeks back for a spot of aerial photography and have taken it out a couple of times now so think it’s time for a quick review. Continue reading
Remember this one? Scrapheap Challenge making bombers using radio control gear and the usual crap they find in the scrapheap.
My son Levi & I went to join the fun on Butts Lane, Eastbourne. NE wind of what 25-30 mph, Ffffing freezing but the turnout was great! Continue reading
I wanted to get my son in radio controlled flying and after looking at a couple of other options I was eventually talked into buying a quadcopter (cheers Nick @ Soar Ahead Sailplanes) – begrudgingly, as I’m not really into helicopters, being a slope ‘purest’. After a quick look I found this on Ebay for about £40 inc. p&p. Continue reading
Note that there were no other people in the park before you start moaning H&S people!
A bit of skills flying through the obstacles, and then the pilot (my boy) joined me on my scooter for some round the park driven flying!
Amazing quick kids pick up this sort of thing, I’m sure Dad said that about me in the old days too…