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Josip Vrandecic -Mes25/10/2017 11:06:43
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Impressive:

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Edited By Josip Vrandecic -Mes on 25/10/2017 11:07:02

Cuban825/10/2017 12:37:29
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Claimed top speed of 468mph which is approx 210 metres per second. Blink at the wrong time and it'll be out of sight. Must be getting towards compressibility effects if it goes much faster?
Nigel R25/10/2017 13:46:53
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Crikey.

Eagle eyes pilot!

Or FPV (and spotter?) I guess.

Not that a spotter would be much use if the FPV went wrong...

Andy Meade25/10/2017 14:39:10
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Pilot seems to be flying LOS to me? No goggles around his neck before launch, or after.

Faster with a glider

ken anderson.25/10/2017 17:19:17
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all credit to the pilot for his skill-must be at his limit...thanks for sharing Josip....

ken Anderson...ne...1....... speed dept.

Tom Sharp 225/10/2017 18:36:27
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That's great Josip.

It could save a lots of problems with the Wife/Girlfriend/Partner/Significant other.

Flying at that speed you could get to the flying field, have half a dozen flights, and be back home to the domestic chores within the hour.

Phil 925/10/2017 18:46:24
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Posted by Tom Sharp 2 on 25/10/2017 18:36:27:

That's great Josip.

It could save a lots of problems with the Wife/Girlfriend/Partner/Significant other.

Flying at that speed you could get to the flying field, have half a dozen flights, and be back home to the domestic chores within the hour.

from car boot to take off my acro wot is faster wink

KiwiKid26/10/2017 12:37:12
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Haha, yes you do not get to those speeds without a good deal of preparation.

I like the vertical fin bases enclosing the elevon pushrods. Gotta try that sometime.

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Tom Sharp 226/10/2017 20:31:32
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I've already got the bungee rubber for the launch, the rest is yet to come. cool

Tom Thomas26/10/2017 22:09:05
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When he's pulling the bungee back is that chap in the background relieving himself? cheeky

KiwiKid27/10/2017 03:40:44
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Certainly looks like it - LOL. Well spotted. With the prevalence of smart phones and vid capable cameras about, you really have to assume that you are under constant surveillance these days.

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Tom Thomas27/10/2017 04:17:10
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Posted by Tom Thomas on 26/10/2017 22:09:05:

When he's pulling the bungee back is that chap in the background relieving himself? cheeky

😂😂😂 perfect screen shot kiwi

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