AMA Charter Club # 1811
Updated October 7
The next MCLS club meetingh is 2:00 pm Saturday Oct 23 Thru zoom. Zoom invite will be sent at 1:55 to all members .
If you want to attend the zoom meeting. Let me know if you preferred email notifications for computer or text notifications for cell phone.
Will Davis, Max Flowe,Don Jenkins, Roger Altizer, James Duckworth, Phil Bailey, Kermit Payne, Evertte and Jo Shoemaker, Graham Webster, Fred Brigeman, Howard Shenton, Scott Seiler, Stan Powell ,Watt Moore, Sonny Williams
Metrolina Control Line Society
Metrolina Control Line Society Meeting Minutes from 28 August 2021
Metrolina Control Line Society (MCLS) held their regular monthly via Zoom. The following were in attendance: Will Davis, Max Flowe, Don Jenkins, James Duckworth, Howard Shenton, Phillip Bailey and Everett and Jo Shoemaker
The meeting was brought to order at 2:08 PM.
The club remains financially stable and has the funds available to support the 2022 contest season. The meeting minutes fromJuly were read and approved by those present.
1 The 2021 contest season includes:
The meeting was adjourned at 2:34 PM.
Secretary and Treasurer
I have uploaded several videos taken at the Nats . Please see and subscribe to my YouTube channel Willddavis
The gate to Waymer field is to remain locked at all times . After you enter , please lock the gate behind you . Please make sure the last person that leaves the field secures the lock on charging station and lower the awning .
Flying site improvements and Maintenance are on going
Both circles require maintaince to keep circles on flyable shape. The dip in the lower circle is stabilized after the last repair, all cracks will be filled and repaired before the October Contest .
Max Flow has treated the paved circle with weed killer and ant killers
If you want to meet at the field one weekend, Max Flow , Don Jenkins and Will Davis are meeting there on a regular basis.
Keep on Keeping on”
•••••••• Quote of the Day ••••••
The Huntersville NC Contest on October 15,16 and 17 ,2021 has been cancelled due to Covid-19 Outbreak in our region .
Thank you and stay safe ,
MCLS Executive Board
••• Oct 2-8 ….Nall in the Fall No contest just fun fly all week .. Triple Tree Aerodrome
••• October. 2&3 2021 Worldwide
Ringmaster fly a Thon .
November. . RDRC…..
“In the Workshop”
From Duckworth card stock factory
A broken hollow carbon fibre props for electric after prop strike .
Duck’s card stock model
Gerry Glier’s man cave
Gerry Glier has a new Evolution , PA75 powered plane under construction for next years NATS
Scott Seiler’s new Dreadnaught
Fred Brigeman and his new SV11 same set up as Max has Bad Ass 3515 hubin timer castle esc •••
Colin McRae And his cosmic wind
Will Davis New SV 11 electric for practice plane. Uses the same power package as the Max Bee , Igor burger active timer , Igor Jeti spin 66 esc , 6s 2800 battery 12/5 Igor prop
Herein you will see my first CL scale ship, the Sterling Nieuport 28. I built two little card models of it as well. Also included photos of my Firecat, Brodak Shoestring, and my little ½ a scratch corsair.
Ducks latest Sir Ambulance Cub
Duck’s latest card stock Panther
Mike and Sam Londke’s fleet of rc , free flight and control line models
Max Flowe’s new Brodak Electric SV11 with Bad Ass 3515 -710 kv motor. Castle ice lite 50 esc. Hubin fm9 timer, thunderpower 6s 2800 battery
Bruce Jennings new John Simpson designed Cavalier .Cobra electric take apart model
Don Jenkins new Electric Dreadnought
James Duckworth card stock Air Force
X1 from James Duckworth
Connor and Wesley with rubber powered models
Gerry Glier at 2020 Nats
Steve Fitton’s new Staris ,PA 75 powered
Don Jenkins new PA 75 powered stunter
Don’s electric Vector is trimmed and ready for Competion in N-30
Mike Waldron and his grandson Bryce Waldron pose with Mike’s Yatsenko Shark , Mike has been burning the electrons lately and really likes the model .
Card stock Zero from James Duckworth
Will ‘s repair work on Dave Hemstrought’s Model from the 80’s This is the Last Pt 19 built by Dave. Touch up and blend paint repairs Not a total repaint job. , Conversion to electric is complete .
Fred Brigeman and Will Davis at Winston Salem Hobby Park . The Pathfinder is a electric conversion scratch built model by Fred
Brodak arrowind 2826-06 850 kv motor. kr timer. 3200 4 cell battery 12/6 apc prop
Conversion done Ready to test fly , then we will put some trim on to make the school bus look go away
Tom Weedman’s Merco 61 powered Thunderbird
Bill Landstra built this Brodak ME 109 with Brodak 40 for power
Dick Carville built this original 0-2-M ( one too many ) for PA , well finished front row model
Don Ogren and his Electric Genesis
MCLS member Scott Seiler’s Christen Eagle
Duck built this card stock Spirit of St Louis
Max Flow and his Electric Brodak Vector ..cobra 2826/12 motor , hubin timer , castle esc ice lite 50 , 4 cell battery 3200
Rusty after a rough landing with the Mike Garmon Magnum OSMax ax 55
Rusty Knowlton’s “Refried Bean” A retro combat modified Carl Goldberg Lil Jumping Bean
Wayne Robinson’s Schweizer SGS 1-26D .The picture was taken May 7 right after 4 hour cross country flight Wayne recently restored this vintage sail plane
Wayne enjoying silent flight
Flight Over Wagoner South Carolina
Watt a Moore’s new OS 35 s powered me 109
A few of the recent build flite streaks from the shop of Watt Moore . Some will be donated as prizes at AMA Nats Beginner awards
Brodak Galaxy and Fancy Pants by Watt Moore
Will Davis Max Bee for 2020 NATS Igor Burger design for electric F2B
Mike Lonke is building a Brodak Galaxy for profile and N-30 in
Sonny Williams took a break from building Models to install the custom made Cut Glass incert into a existing door, Only a true modeler and Expert woodworker could pull this off. Nice work Sonny.
Mike Londke Free flight ROG Model
Duck is building a fleet of cardstock model airplanes, Latest addition is a Scale sail plane . Wayne Robinson owned the same full scale version some years ago .
The 54 was added after the pic was taken
Everett Shoemaker is building a Twin Engine German bomber for Scale competition.
“The Mo You Know “