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Old 11-13-2012, 09:46 AM   #1
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Just a few weeks ago, the 2012 JR Fest ushered in the 2012/13 indoor flying season. Yes, unfortunately for many of us here in the US, the warm breezes and afternoon sunshine has turned into gray skies accompanied by freezing winds and driving rain. Then usually without warning, the rain turns into sleet and then finally snow rendering outdoor flying season over. As a bunch of dedicated RC nuts, when this weather hits, we head into whatever indoor facility can accommodate a bunch of guys and their flying toys! Yep it's indoor season!

Check your flying buddies on facebook, many are posting pictures of new foamie designs, or new BNF planes they have acquired. Foam safe CA is dripping, and homemade milling machines are cutting away a few precious grams off of some of the newest and craziest foamie designs I have ever seen!

So if you reside in a place where you can look out your window and see gray skies, and won't be seeing the flying field for several months, let's see what you are working on!

Personally, I have become addicted to multirotor AV platforms. I am going to have a ball flying and filming some indoor action at my local indoor flying spot. I am really looking forward to indoor season this year!

So let the FG family see what you're working on. Let's see pictures of your latest creation, your newest design or your most recent arf/BNF kit bash. All you insane airbrushing masters, why not share your latest foamie masterpiece!

DO IT!
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Old 11-13-2012, 10:13 AM   #2
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Its sunny and good flying weather down here in the south.
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Old 11-13-2012, 10:24 AM   #3
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Old 11-13-2012, 10:25 AM   #4
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Scratched a 6mm EPP Extra. Flies Great on a 2 cell Hacker setup. Will have to build more.
Also have a Crack Yack Lite to put together.
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Old 11-13-2012, 10:33 AM   #5
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FOAMIES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

We have our first dome fly this Sat.!! CAN'T WAIT
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Old 11-13-2012, 10:53 AM   #6
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Here is our latest foam project a pattern for the Hughes Flying Boat. It's foam season!
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Old 11-13-2012, 11:05 AM   #9
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Wow, we need to make more of this progets in USA but affordable price. love it.
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Old 11-13-2012, 11:34 AM   #10
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SUPER EXCITED!!! Keep checking with us!!! Soon to release some new designs!!!
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Old 11-13-2012, 12:23 PM   #11
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Like it or not, the Chinese are ramping up as well!
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Old 11-13-2012, 01:25 PM   #12
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Whats foam? Flying weather almost 365 days a year here in sunny 75 degrees San Diego
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Old 11-13-2012, 02:11 PM   #14
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Default Foamie Formation Flying

32" EPP Yak55's coming off of the build table about 1 per day. Awesome quality kit from www.wmparkflyers.com

Whew....almost as much work as a Carden!
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