HEADLINING: The next club meeting will be held on Thurs, September 24th at 8 PM in the Monroe First Aid Squad Building, 47 Monmouth Rd, Monroe Township, NJ. Directions
|Thu Oct 08 @ 8:00PM - 09:00PM|
|Sat Oct 10 @10:00AM - |
|Sat Oct 10 @10:00AM - |
|Sun Oct 11 @10:00AM - 05:00PM|
FPV quad practice
|Sat Oct 17 @ 7:00PM - 10:00PM|
|Sat Oct 24 @10:00AM - 05:00PM|
FPV quad race
|Sun Oct 25 @10:00AM - |
|Thu Oct 29 @ 8:00PM - 09:00PM|
3rd Annual Air Benders Clunker Fly
Don’t miss this one! Saturday November 7st 2015 at 10:00am is the day you need to bring a video camera to the field. The Clunker Fun Fly is where you dig out and dust off that nasty old airplane(s) that may or may not fly, patch it up with duct tape and glue, bring it out to the field and see what happens. Last year was a blast even though it was cold. I think the most fun will be the Frankenstein category. The idea here is to cob together parts/remains from different airplanes with little care as to its appearance (a wing from this one, a tail from this one and so on) (and try not to test fly it in advance) bring it out for our beauty/ugly contest and then see if it can fly and if so how long.
If you don’t have a true “clunker” bring you oldest, crappiest flying machine anyway or just bring your camera and cheer on the others.
We will have the following honorable mention prizes for the Clunker Fun Fly...
Longest flight, shortest flight, scariest flight, ugliest airplane, largest debris field, smallest debris field, most number of parts to fall off while still flying, most number of crappy airplanes to fly by one pilot, most number of crappy airplanes attempted to fly by one pilot, largest amount of repairs using tape, largest number of different types of tape for repairs, least likely to take of and land but does, worst paint or covering, best emergency landing, worst emergency landing, largest fire, smallest fire, the farthest distance for a lost airplane recovery, most frightening yet flyable, most number of parts on one airplane that are from another airplane, most amount of unintentional loops, highest tree limb strike, lowest tree limb strike, fastest tree limb strike and finally... the most unrecognizable remains.
Remember, the crapper the better!
Dont forget the Frankenplane event !!!
Are we having fun yet?
Air Benders Saturday, October 10th Fun Fly
We attempted this once and it did not go well. I have some changes to the balloon pop that will hopfuly make it work this time.
Try one, two or all three divisions: Glow, Electric, FPV
Practice before we start from 10:00 to 11:00
First Practice flight is 10:00am, event starts at 11:00, 50/50 at noon
Our new FPV quad racing field is open for all to use and you can fly any time under normal club rules. We have 6 flags and one gate out on the field and you may move them around as you see fit. If something breaks or there is a problem please notify me or Rich ASAP.
MOST IMPORTANT: Don-not fly past the chain link fence (field right towards the runway) If multi rotor craft start interfering with the main airfield it is the fastest way to loose our new flying area. Please be take care to mind this issue. Also; NEVER fly over the tree line(s)
Mike D. 732-207-9631
Rich R. 201-376-1093