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A scratch built bird called the Throbulator, patterned on the Jig-Tech fin found on the Whatchamacallit kit!
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Tony sets up for a beauty shot of the beauty he has on the pad
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Our booth off in the distance (actually right near the flight line!)
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Claude prepares one of his creations for launch
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A Morning Star makes an appearance!
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Der Red Max joins in on the FlsiKits fun!
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Not sure who's this is, but it was sure kewl!
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The crowds slowly filter in.  In the afternoon, after some had begun leaving, I counted 129 heads.
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A look along the line of rocketeers and their families.
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Bob prepares his Deuce Mignight Express upscale (man, a lot going on there! LOL)
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Great flight!  Though the picture doesn't show it, the right motor didn't light this the moment this pix was taken...
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Al and CATO Chutes were on the field
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As was Hot Rod Rockets.  In all, we had visitors from 6 states, that I know of.  Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Mass, Connecticut, and Hawaii (yeah, go figure... LOL)
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Claude goes to extreme to recycle
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Looks like a miniature Woodstock out here!
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Up, up and away!
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Nice shot from behind the crowd.  If you look closely, you can see a model launching just left of center.
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Close up of our booth.  You can see the product display racks in the right most tent.
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Craig and his son show off several FlisKits and FlisKits inspired birds
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This upscale is called the Triskeleton :)
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Kewl 3 motor cluster in that bird too!
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The upscale Thing-a-ma-Jig sports over a dozen photo's from Tardif's Team! (a teacher?)
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A CAUTION Rocket Launch In Progress takes to the air
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Bob shows off his beautiful Cheetah!
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I love what he did for a color scheme, right down to a beautiful decal!
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From micro's to HPR, rockets were the rule of the day!
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Man, for October, the skeeters were HUGE!
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First of 2 proto's I tested today.  This one uses bent-wood and is tentatively called the K;tng'a
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Nice view looking up through the fins
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John finally gets a coat of paint on his upscale Mudwasp!
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The Nantucket Sound shows her colors too!
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The K'tng'a puts in a picture perfect flight on a B motors.
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She looks SO good in the air!
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Looks like we have another kit coming out some time this winter :)
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Boris shows everybody WHY a BP cluster (I equiv) can be better than a single motor I...
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The Bull's Eye puts on a great show
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As well as the Triskelion!
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Second proto called the Tesla, prepares for her maiden flight
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This one really catches MY attention.  One of my more attractive futuristic designs, I think.
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Shot from beneath, this rocket is simply beautiful!
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Sitting, looking pretty
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Long lines for check in and RSO, a model leaves pad #1
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Tesla on her maiden voyage!
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Arrow straight on a B motors
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Perfect flight, start to finish!  Another one for the short list of 2012 models to come!
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Here I am preparing the UFFO Rainbow for flight!
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Our son Joe was able to attend the festivities and helped Kathy run the booth as I flew rockets and visited with folks.
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Here I am helping a young customer
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A beautifully finished Corona-2 on its way to the pad.
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Scotty with the D-Nelson Tomahawk he's been discussing on TRF
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While the lines were long through some of the day, they moved quickly!  The 11 pad set up rarely had any people doubled up and things moved very well.
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All prepped and ready to go!
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The Rocket A Gibraltar!
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Scotty with his Deuce's Wild Cherry!
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And his Purple Haze.  He was contemplating building another Rock Star and was wondering about a theme.  I suggested Free Bird... :)
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Tony's beautiful array of models for the launch.  And get a gander of that sharp looking range box!  Oh man!
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Customers enjoyed being able to come in and browse the product racks
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John's upscale Mudwasp puts in a great flight!
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The celebratory launch of the day.  The UFFO with twelve 81' long streamers.  What a sight!
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Here's a series of shots showing the first half of the flight.  The E9 has JUST enough power to do the job, but barely.  I am looking to increase the size of the model (cups) and try going with a low impulse G motor this coming spring.
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A close up near the end of the flight, the E9 is still pullin!
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Scotty's D-Nelson Tomahawk puts in a great show!  That's Scotty, there in the lower right.
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A Triskelion screams past the CMASS flag
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Great series of pictures of the great Trifecta drag race of 2011 (the first, I believe).  Tony and Guy put on a great show!
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While Tony's got first off the pad, Guy's seems to be catching up quickly
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Actually, a very nice sight of the two Trifecta's climbing into the sky
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Near the end of the booster (1st of 3 stages)
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The moment of staging between the 1st and 2nd stages.  Great show!  The flights were picture perfect and all stages recovered!
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An interesting bird takes to the air.
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Now, I didn't notice what happened here (no idea WHY), but this was the next frame, still only about 20 feet in the air.  Now THAT doesn't look optimal...
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Hard to do, but captured the Micro to the MAXX Just Past Due under power!
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Tony's Delta IV Heavy under the power of a 3 motor cluster!
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Viewed well above the pad and under full power
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Some of these shots look like the REAL THING!
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Sharp looking bird and a perfect flight, launch to landing.  Now, the AFTER landing part, not so good as Tony RIPS one of the side tanks off while trying to put the nose cone back on... LOL
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Last set of pictures was of this beautifully finished Thunderbird (was this one yours, Bob?)
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As with the other scale models, they look SO real when the model launch equipment is not in the field of view.
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Looks good going up!
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 I need to photo-shop an enemy aircraft into this picture! LOL

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