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Huntersville Contest Oct 2019
- Nov 9 and 10 ..RDRC fun fly Raleigh NC
- Nov 23. Club meeting at Watt Moore’s home
Will Davis MCLS President
Next MCLS Monthly Meeting meeting Sat Nov 23 at the home of Watt Moore in Chester SC , We will fly , then break for lunch at noon fly some Before the meeting at 2:00.
Beef stew , cornbread , Mexican cornbread and desert will be served . If there is something extra you want to bring , feel free bring it .
Rusty and Tom Luciano At Huntersville ——————————————
“ “Rusty Nail “. News :
Rusty Knowlton is recovering from his recent hip surgety Rusty plans to be at the November Club meeting at Watt’s. He is b looking forward to putting in a few flights to get back to flying
James Duckworth had a kidney stone over the Contest weekend , He had surgery on Saturday and came by the field for a short visit on Sunday .
Dan Banjok and Duck at the Contest
Charlie Reeves , 2019 receipt to of the MCLS Masters Circle award . The award is presented to the modeler that best represents our events with Outstanding Building , finishing , designing and flying control line airplanes . This includes organizing contest , competing in local and National competitions
Dan Banjok at the after contest cookout at Watt Moore’s home .Dan won the Huntersville Pilots Choice award with the Raven.
A short video of the contest
Sonny’s 1/2 A Peanut
1/2 a Winners Sonny Williams , Ed Ruane, Jo Shoemaker and Wesley Smith
Jo and Everette Shoemaker let Wesley Smith fly their Snark , After Wesley flew . they gave the model to Wesley ,, Wesley was so excited he carried it around all day , Thank you Jo and Everette
Max Flowe and his 1/2 A Jumping Bean stunt model great flyer…
Metrolina Control Line Society Meeting minutes. Sept 28 September 2019
Metrolina Control Line Society (MCLS) held their regular monthly meeting at Waymer Flying Field in Huntersville, NC. The weather was perfect for Half A day, and a number of successful flights were put up with these tiny planes, while enjoying a couple of large pizzas for lunch.
The following were present: Will Davis, Westley Smith, James Duckworth, Sonny Williams, Don Jenkins, Everette and Jo Shoemaker, Ed Ruane, Max Flowe and Howard Shenton.
The meeting was brought to order at 2:06 PM.
The club remains financially stable and has the funds available to support the 2019 contest season and beyond. The meeting minutes from August were read and approved by those in attendance.
The meeting was adjourned at 2:31 PM.
Secretary and Treasurer
Don Jenkins new Classic plane is a Randy Smith Vector , in the paint process now, before details and clear
Dooling 29 By Sonny Williams
MCLS members workshop
Don Jenkins has a N/30 Vector electric powered In the painting stages ,
Max Flowe has a electric Vector ARF with several trim flights . It is a 4 cell 3200 setup , Cobra 2826/12 motor , Castle ice lite 50 esc and hubin timer . 12/6 apc prop . Bulletproof reliable system, very repeatable..
Rusty is building a all balsa version of the cox viper and is back on his Cardinal profile with la 46 .
Watt Moore continues his building spree from his shop ..this year he built 3 new models to be given away at the 2019 AMA nationals . The up and coming Juniors that compete get a chance to own one of his outstanding models when they accept their awards .
Freddie Wilson with his Watt Moore built Brodak Cub at the AMA Nats
Bryce Scott with his Watt Moore built Brodak Mustang at the AMA Nats
Mike Scott’s grandkids are the receipants of Watt Moore’s models
AMA national champ in Mouse Racing Sam Londke with Bob Whitney
Huntersville results May 2019