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Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-29-2016, 01:50 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,653
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Thanks for the form Gunny! Great job there.

Thanks for the form Gunny! Great job there.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-28-2016, 10:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 513
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Thought I was being nice. It's a blow when...

Thought I was being nice. It's a blow when someone rejects help as some weird rebuff of unimaginable nature. And then when they continue after I explained that I wasn't putting him down in any way,...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-28-2016, 09:59 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,653
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Also, by including us with the troublemakers,...

Also, by including us with the troublemakers, they have written themselves out of getting any help from us in solving the real problem. Before this bonehead move I might have been apt to call in...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 01-27-2016, 08:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 400
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Wow! Everything I find on Craigslist is for above...

Wow! Everything I find on Craigslist is for above retail price! Lots of terrible deals so far.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-27-2016, 07:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 513
Posted By Rockin Robbins
I never said that fh. If my intention was to...

I never said that fh. If my intention was to belittle you I would have done the math. As it was I merely alluded to math I trusted you have the ability to perform to verify what I said.

It's a...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-26-2016, 06:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 513
Posted By Rockin Robbins
In physics class they have the ability to compute...

In physics class they have the ability to compute the vertical lift component of a wing surface at any inclination to horizontal. If you do that for a 5 dihedral wing banked 5 so one wing surface...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-26-2016, 06:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 756
Posted By Rockin Robbins
We have the best restrictions money can buy!

We have the best restrictions money can buy!
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-20-2016, 04:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 472
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Suppose they required that all journalists be...

Suppose they required that all journalists be registered. I'll bet someone would hear how incompatible that is with freedom then. But when we are equated with sex offenders in needing to be...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-14-2016, 08:10 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,653
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Yes toward the FAA the AMA has rolled over for...

Yes toward the FAA the AMA has rolled over for its belly to be scratched while toward the memberhsip the AMA issues confused language that on the face of it looks like it directs us to violate our...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-13-2016, 10:19 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,653
Posted By Rockin Robbins
You are thinking wrong. Suppose you live in...

You are thinking wrong.

Suppose you live in a gated community with a homeowner's association. Now you have a legal right to paint your house any color you want, just as you have the right to fly...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-13-2016, 10:00 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,653
Posted By Rockin Robbins
What the AMA believes is worth the writing on the...

What the AMA believes is worth the writing on the back of a cereal box. When you checked the box requiring you to fly under 400' you paid your $5 for a binding legal contract with the FAA not to ever...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-13-2016, 09:58 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,653
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Duplicate post

Duplicate post
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-12-2016, 04:36 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,653
Posted By Rockin Robbins
So much for equal protection under the law. One...

So much for equal protection under the law. One treatment for AMA members and quite another for everyone else. That makes is even worse.

It also gives the AMA quasi-regulatory status. That is...
Forum: Beginners 01-08-2016, 03:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 417
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Some sample feedback: Lots to be desired here....

Some sample feedback:
Lots to be desired here. Looks more available than Bananahobbies but about as reliable (not). And only four people have given feedback. Three of them received damaged...
Forum: Beginners 01-08-2016, 03:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 417
Posted By Rockin Robbins
You make my point for me, Nigel. All those people...

You make my point for me, Nigel. All those people are experienced fliers who can take a bare hunk of foam, add components and make it fly. He's trying to hawk these things to unassisted newbies who...
Forum: Beginners 01-07-2016, 10:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 417
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Wow. Here too. This borders on spam. First,...

Wow. Here too. This borders on spam.

First, this is not a suitable beginner's plane, it is a toy.

As a toy it's a ticket out of RC and into another hobby.

A real beginner plane, and there...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-06-2016, 04:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 363
Posted By Rockin Robbins
They asked for it....

They asked for it....
Forum: Vintage and old timer models 01-03-2016, 02:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 986
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Bill I'm still astounded by this. What a great...

Bill I'm still astounded by this. What a great tribute!
Forum: UAV / FPV 01-03-2016, 01:34 AM
Replies: 5
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Views: 307
Posted By Rockin Robbins
It seems WO is a bit shy there. Too bad.

It seems WO is a bit shy there. Too bad.
Forum: UAV / FPV 01-03-2016, 01:33 AM
Replies: 3
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Views: 263
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Glad to see that Don. Thanks for all you do!

Glad to see that Don. Thanks for all you do!
Forum: Beginners 01-02-2016, 07:35 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,118
Posted By Rockin Robbins
If the CTH Albatross were RTF we'd all be saying...

If the CTH Albatross were RTF we'd all be saying "Hobbyzone Champ? What's that?" Its that much better as a learner plane than anything on the market. Its only competition is its bigger and littler...
Forum: Beginners 01-02-2016, 07:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,329
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Absolutely true! Watch the transmitter and look...

Absolutely true! Watch the transmitter and look for planes that work with a variety of transmitters, like the Horizon 3-channel planes that can be flown with any Spektrum transmitter.

It's a major...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-02-2016, 07:13 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,539
Posted By Rockin Robbins
We live in interesting times. I'm not sure that...

We live in interesting times. I'm not sure that is a blessing.
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 01-02-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Unfortunately, we find ourselves in a position...

Unfortunately, we find ourselves in a position where the FAA has totally betrayed the AMA and their former agreements. The FAA is now playing the pure schoolyard bully, saying, "It's my ball and you...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 01-02-2016, 05:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By Rockin Robbins
And the AMA is a thoroughly defeated wannabe...

And the AMA is a thoroughly defeated wannabe regulator with no authority to allow you to fly over 400'. This especially true after you volunteered to keep all flights under 400 feet as a condition of...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 01-01-2016, 05:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By Rockin Robbins
You guys do realize that in spite of the law...

You guys do realize that in spite of the law allowing you to fly above 400' when not within 3 miles of an airport, when you registered your newly christened drones (they used to be model airplanes or...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 12-31-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By Rockin Robbins
What is the future of sailplane contests?

Now that the FAA has restricted us all to altitudes of under 400' as a condition of registering our drones, what happens to 2 meter or above sailplane contests, where over 400' is necessary even to...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-31-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,539
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Here's the deal. We all own drones by FAA fiat....

Here's the deal. We all own drones by FAA fiat. When you registered your SUAS you pushed a button that said "Register my drone." By doing so you stipulated that your aircraft were drones, just as by...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-31-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,539
Posted By Rockin Robbins
Yes you do. By beaurocratic fiat everything we...

Yes you do. By beaurocratic fiat everything we own is now a drone..... Us and sex offenders equally registered......http://i196.photobucket.com/albums/aa293/RockinRobbins13/smileys/argggggg.gif
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-30-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 572
Posted By Rockin Robbins
They just tested with the wrong criterea. Test...

They just tested with the wrong criterea. Test Americans with questions on the Kardashians, Facebook games, trendy movies, actors' and actresses' affairs and the like. We're the smartest people on...
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