|David Ashby - Moderator||21/02/2012 19:14:39|
11059 forum posts
Well just a little sad forum news as Tim Mackey has asked to stand down as an admin/moderator today. He's decided to step back and have a well earned rest after providing some 5 years of assistance and electric flight guidance to countless members of the forum. not forgetting his tutorials and articles.
Tim will continue to build and fly and no doubt he'll drop by now and then to let us know how he's doing - you'll probably see him on the Orme regularly too.
Tim, you've been an absolute star and I want to express my personal thanks to you as I'm sure many others will, you'll be missed.
Edited By David Ashby - RCME Admin on 21/02/2012 19:33:21
|Tony Bennett||21/02/2012 19:17:11|
5082 forum posts
|Rusty C||21/02/2012 19:18:15|
452 forum posts
Well done timbo, Happy flying and take it easy
|ken anderson.||21/02/2012 19:19:22|
8743 forum posts
Shame and a ireplaceable loss - if there's any way tim can avoid standing down? .... having met him when he was on his UK tour ...a nice lad.... thanks timbo.....
ken anderson ne.1.
610 forum posts
|Phil Cooke||21/02/2012 19:24:16|
2645 forum posts
Thats a massive loss to this forum, Tim you'll be missed, hope all's well - Congrats on 5 years stirling service on here!! - catch up soon on the Orme!
|Jim Carss||21/02/2012 19:26:28|
2121 forum posts
I'm with Ken on this one
|Alan Cantwell||21/02/2012 19:29:06|
|3039 forum posts|
BYE, and thanks, dont be a stranger
|Danny Fenton||21/02/2012 19:31:23|
9709 forum posts
it will be a real loss to the forum but I think Tim has earned a rest. he has done a brilliant job. Tim helped me imensely when I started playing with electrikery and for that I am eternally grateful thanks Tim. Cheers
|Terry Walters||21/02/2012 19:32:11|
1829 forum posts
Thanks for having been there - you gave me great advice !
All the best and thanks again,
|Pete B - Moderator||21/02/2012 19:35:34|
7674 forum posts
There's more to being a good moderator than just being able to provide some balance and well-honed people skills - particularly when things get a bit out of shape. Timbo has managed that and more - he is a mine of information and has a real understanding of 'grass roots' aeromodelling as well as being our electrical 'guru'
I am just one of many who have benefited enormously from his advice and help since I joined the forum and I can only say "Thanks, Tim, a job well done" and wish him all the best - as one of us!
Pete (waiting for the next 'Buff' instalment........)
1419 forum posts
Everyone is being nice about Timbo. Surely someone must have something bad to say about him. I know, I will slag him off abit.
If I can think of something rude to say about him.
Which I can't.
I suppose that means that I will miss you Timbo.
|Phil 9||21/02/2012 20:05:47|
4287 forum posts
many thanks Timbo
|kiwi g||21/02/2012 20:21:52|
1257 forum posts
Many happy hours flying tim . thanks for all the information over the years.
|David Gilder||21/02/2012 20:24:02|
1860 forum posts
Sorry to see you leave the position Tim.
You sure have done a superb job of keeping everthing in check, whilst gracing us with a morsel of your vast knowledge!
Dont be a stranger on the forum. Spend the extra free time wisely - like finishing the B52!!
See you up the Orme in April!!
151 forum posts
Tim , comming down to the Orme on my Geordie sloping holiday end of June. Hoping to get camped somewhere close and hope to meet up again,all the best Eric.
|Chris Bott - Moderator||21/02/2012 20:49:28|
6843 forum posts
Well done Timbo for being amazing on here for as long as I can remember this being a forum.
Enjoy the extra time, I don't believe for I minute you'll be a stranger here.
|Steve Houghton 1||21/02/2012 20:56:52|
1927 forum posts
Thanks Tim, you've been a great help to me and I had a fab time when I came up to the Orme last August to fly with you and the boys up there. Well done mate
262 forum posts
OH!! such sad news indeed. But Tim, you have been such an inspiration to me over the past few years while on this great forum and you have helped me and many, many others in more ways than you'll ever realize. You have expressed a certain knack when it comes to explaining to a beginner the dark mysteries known to many as 'electrickery' on this forum and in many articles in RCM & E.
Tim, your help has been greatly appreciated and you will be greatly missed.
|Simon Chaddock||21/02/2012 22:06:44|
5772 forum posts
And a thanks from me Tim.
Your advice has always been appreciated.
Do keep posting about your BUFF!
Edited By Simon Chaddock on 21/02/2012 22:07:02
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