By continuing to use this site, you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more
Forum sponsored by:
Forum sponsored by CML

BMFA 2018 Nationals

Bmfa 2018 Natts

All Topics | Latest Posts

Search for:  in Thread Title in  
bert baker10/08/2018 09:47:11
avatar
1173 forum posts
249 photos

Check our this years BMFA 2018 Nationals evening free flight Jamboree,,,,,Chuck and Duck rules,,

The Wright Stuff10/08/2018 10:02:51
avatar
1253 forum posts
225 photos

Here.

And very sensible, I suspect!

Piers Bowlan10/08/2018 10:48:03
avatar
1306 forum posts
36 photos

Sadly I can't go to the Nationals this year, I was looking forward the evening 'chuck and duck'. I agree, the new arrangements look more appropriate, judging by what I have see on uTube channels of the event in previous years..

Paul Marsh10/08/2018 11:06:27
avatar
3287 forum posts
916 photos

Also, i'm running the evening 2.4 electric flight-line, bring your electric models only, after 6:30 on Friday, Sat and Sunday evenings.

Common sense rules are:

  • 2.4 Ghz only
  • Electric aircraft, drones, helis only. Drones cannot be flown anywhere else on the site, apart from the 2.4 or designated areas.
  • BMFA / Relevent insurance mandatory, with a minimum "A" cert. No insurance, no fly. No exceptions.
  • Please follow instructions of the Marshals and their decision is final.
  • No flying behind the pits area - and violations and will be told to land.
JOHN MOSLEY 210/08/2018 12:18:21
9 forum posts

Where will the 2.4Ghz flight line be held? (on the fun fly line)

Paul Marsh10/08/2018 12:24:46
avatar
3287 forum posts
916 photos

think it will be old showline at the top, I don't usually know until the day.

Engine Doctor10/08/2018 13:32:33
avatar
1991 forum posts
19 photos

Only a matter of time until this happened and not before time. I have witnessed on may occasions when well known names in RC flying have launched overpowered , untrimmed models at a crowd of spectators ? Then there are the newbie F/Fers who don't have clue about trimming as they have only ever flown RC . Sunday is the worst for stupid behaviour as the models bought at the Swap meet are flown by their new owners who often don't have a clue . a clue . Unfortunately neither do some of the marshals .

Its a great tradtion of the Nats and long may it continue .

john stones 110/08/2018 15:22:31
avatar
9666 forum posts
1435 photos

I enjoyed the mayhem to be honest, not surprised they've clamped down though.

The Wright Stuff10/08/2018 15:27:54
avatar
1253 forum posts
225 photos
Posted by john stones 1 on 10/08/2018 15:22:31:

I enjoyed the mayhem to be honest, not surprised they've clamped down though.

...that slightly uncomfortable feeling of guilt, when you duck, but the guy behind you doesn't!

All Topics | Latest Posts

Please login to post a reply.

Magazine Locator

Want the latest issue of RCM&E? Use our magazine locator link to find your nearest stockist!

Find RCM&E! 

Latest Forum Posts
Support Our Partners
electricwingman 2017
Motion RC
Airtek Hobbies
CML
Slec
Expo Tools 14 July
Overlander
Gliders Distribution
Wings & Wheels 2018
Sarik
Advertise With Us
Latest "For Sale" Ads
What is the main brand of transmitter you use? (2018)
Q: What is the main brand of transmitter you use?

 FrSky
 Futaba
 Graupner
 HiTec
 Jeti
 JR
 Multiplex
 Spektrum
 Other

Latest Reviews
Digital Back Issues

RCM&E Digital Back Issues

Contact us

Contact us