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Pierre RONDEL
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Flying session in fresh air !
Some fresh air and a nice flying session near Grenoble. No F3F as the slope was not suitable for it, but few nice aerobatics and overall relaxing flights in a beautiful scenery. The photo album can be seen  here

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Towing
Small visit to a local aeromodelling field where club members were doing towing in this nice and cool afternoon with a temperature around 13°. The opportunity to see nice flying machines up to 8 meters. The photo album can be seen here: Photo Album

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Fresh air and nice flight this afternoon !

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Remorquage au terrain des Busards

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[Hints and Tips] Wiper dents and missing parts repair
I found this epoxy sealant from UHU at Lidl for a very low price and it appears to be perfect to repair damages of wipers on the wings. It looks like gray modeling clay. You mix it during few seconds before to apply it. then it cures in 10 minutes. It can b...

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[HOW TO] Calculate the CoG from the weight
Given the number of questions I still receive :) , I see that the concept of measuring the CoG location by measuring the weight at the leading edge and X mm behind is not fully understood, so let's explain again with a real case, my Stribog CoG: 2 kitchen s...

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CoG Machine
I finally found the time last week-end to assemble my CoG Machine, made from 2 kitchen scales, some aluminium and 3D printed parts. The 2 scales are glued on a wood place using some cartridge sealant. Prior to that, I did a trapdoor below to access the batt...

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Some very interresting new products from www.servorahmen.de
Servorahmen.de has been the first company to introduce on the market servo frames years ago, covering almost all model of wings servo, but not only. It is nice to see that they are following the LDS trend and adapting their products to customer needs.  Here...

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First flight of 2017 !
I finally exited from hibernation and had did my first flight of 2017. Past weeks were very cold with no wind so it was nearly impossible to fly. This time, on a slope near my home place, I had good weather, some south wind and 10°. I flew my Stribog with 9...
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