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Thread: B&V 215
10/02/2011 11:11:40
Has any one started a build on the free plan of Blohm&Voss 215   ? I am looking for some build tips and avice as i have never built withDepron or any type of foam so any help would be good ,cheers TD

Edited By taildragger on 10/02/2011 11:12:52

Edited By taildragger on 10/02/2011 11:13:34

Thread: Farnborough 1949
06/02/2011 14:52:44
That bit about Farnborough brought back some memories ,I did'nt make the forties but fifties well! used to go every year on my own i was about 11 or 12 yrs and it was only a £1 to get in ,If my memory serves me well i saw the prototypes of the V Bombers ie: Vulcan,Victor ,Valiant, .Also the P1 English Electric Lightening ,and of course the Black Arrows of 111 squadron ,and on and on .They were the days definitely . TD PS And no crowd rules either and very low fly pasts ,The really did fly by the seat of their pant .

Edited By taildragger on 06/02/2011 14:54:28 O ! Just remembered my daughter gave me farnborough display vid for fathers day so i got 50 yrs of displays right from 49 up to 60s i think .

Edited By taildragger on 06/02/2011 14:58:54

Thread: FW190 Replica
03/02/2011 18:14:25
Just seen this fw190 on u tube ,At first i thought it was rc ,but no you can fly it from the cockpithttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ZmC8Zc2_ZI TD .
Thread: Cheap cyano
02/02/2011 18:17:25
Went in to the local cheapy pound shop bought a 5 pack of SUPER GLUE for a £1, Guess what?3 out of the4 were EMPTY ,Not so cheap then . TD LOL   PS All you guys buying cheap stuff  just be careful don't get ripped off .

Edited By taildragger on 02/02/2011 18:20:04

Edited By taildragger on 02/02/2011 18:21:02

Thread: Biggles' Mess (the renamed cafe!)
01/02/2011 16:43:37
Went flying Sunday for the first time in about 3 months ,O! coffee and a duff nut please . TD
Thread: Sign of the times - funnies
01/02/2011 16:40:15
Daddy, Daddy ,I don't like grandma ! Well !push her to the side of your plate then , Boom boom!
Thread: Biggles' Mess (the renamed cafe!)
29/01/2011 17:25:00
Terrance lynok ,Can i borrow your cat and baseball bat Ive got some unsociable neighbours ,I try too pretend they are not there but when they near miss you in their car well ! been doing some balsa bashing all day nearly finished my Pix--e major . TD
27/01/2011 15:58:57
Afraid not ! It's just that one pic of me and my record breaker . TD
27/01/2011 15:27:22
Has any one heard from a Tom Wright ?Offering hints and tips for his large lekie model named TOMS BLUE MONSTER , I think it's a foam build ,Very docile but looks good fun any ways have a look and see what you all think.
 
 
 
  TD

Edited By Biggles' Elder Brother - Moderator on 27/01/2011 15:36:31

Thread: Pix-E Major build blog
26/01/2011 11:12:21
You've made really nice job of it ,and given me some ideas for mine ,they are a very nice model though,I can see guys all over the country flying these in the summer ah!nearly went into a dream state there ,Seeing yours has got me going now I'll have get down to the shed and do some more , Let us know how she flys . TD
Thread: Biggles' Mess (the renamed cafe!)
25/01/2011 17:45:13
Still trying to get my head round why a typhoon fighter was sent up to an air liner with internal problems on security ,what did they think a typhoon was going to do apart from shooting it down .? TD
Thread: Sign of the times - funnies
25/01/2011 17:38:29
Did you here the one about the Irish man Scotsman and Englishman, Sat on top of a sky scraper and got their pack ups out for lunch ,the Irish man said not flip pin jam again !If i get jam tomorrow I'll jump off the top of this roof ,sure enough next day it was jam again so the Irish man said that's it ! and jumped ,at his funeral his wife said i don't know why he jumped he packs he's self up.Well i shortend it a bit ,But you get the jist ? TD
25/01/2011 17:19:56
OK ! point tak en .      I forgot we have ladies and young peaple here as well soooo sorry .yes i know the one about the bird .I used to know loads of Tony Blackburn jokes but for the life of me i can't remember any. TD

Edited By taildragger on 25/01/2011 17:28:13

Thread: Hi
24/01/2011 15:32:13
Welcome Wolfie< You've got some nice models there ,If you have any more pics that would be great , There 's not a lot i can say to some one with you'r exsperiance exsept well come and crack on with what you do ,And let us see as well lol TD
Thread: qso's
24/01/2011 15:17:54
Not being faseeshus or any thing but i thought CBing went out years ago , but hay! each to their own. TD   PS You'l have excuse my ignorance on this subject ,I know absolutely nothing about it , 

Edited By taildragger on 24/01/2011 15:22:12

Thread: Ken's passed 7000!
24/01/2011 15:11:52
Well! If we are celebrating quantity of posts ,Have 110 ,I don't feel any different , O WELL ! TD
Thread: Sign of the times - funnies
24/01/2011 14:59:52
Very sorry Pete!Didn'T know that wasn't trying to steal your thunder lol How about the tribe of natives lived in Africa in the long grass ,Spent most of their lives jumping up and down shouting "we're the hellarwee"!
TD

Edited By Biggles' Elder Brother - Moderator on 24/01/2011 15:04:00

Edited By Biggles' Elder Brother - Moderator on 24/01/2011 15:06:46

Thread: Triple engine Spitfire
22/01/2011 17:03:43
The two outer engines are nicely balanced on those wings,Do they drop off when you fly it ? LOLTD
Thread: Cabin Fever
22/01/2011 16:46:09
It must be 3or 4 months since my last flight!I've got a shed full of models i keep making ,My latest is the Pix-e Major , Must admit i quite like it i think it's going to be fun ,When i can get some flying weather argh!  O! I do have a lekie helli i some times fly that or rather crash that around the house.   TD

Edited By taildragger on 22/01/2011 16:48:24

Thread: Sign of the times - funnies
22/01/2011 16:33:33
A horse went into a pub and asked for a pint ,Bar tender asked WHY THE LONG FACE? Well it can't be any worse than the other stuff on here ! TD
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