Author Archives: David Stafford

Club Meeting cancelled

From Mike Rittenhouse: Due to heavy rain forecasts, the Saturday 1/12/19 club meeting has been cancelled.

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Photos from Dennis Williams

Dennis ran across these “aircraft” while touring Patagonia. They appear to have a high wing loading and are possibly a bit tail-heavy:

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Michael Matus’ Ugly Stik project

Michael is building this nice looking Ugly Stik from Jensen kit plans (circa 1960’s), fabricating every part himself. Michael predicts first flight in January. Looks great!

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2019 Club Officers

SLO FLYERS 2019 OFFICERS The proposed officers are; President, Tony Gallo Vice President, Tony Jacobson Secretary, Mike Rittenhouse Treasurer, Morgan Wilson Please send a response to rittdad@yahoo.com with a YES or NO. If you wish to volunteer, indicate the position … Continue reading

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First picture from Mars Drone

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Solicitation for photos & projects

I’m sure I’m not the only one building aircraft, so if any of you are interested, I would be more than happy to post your photos and stories about your aircraft build projects – even those already completed. Thanks! -dave

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Hangar 9 P-51D 20cc project

Hangar 9 recently announced a new P-51D Mustang ARF, so I put one on back order. It arrived about a month ago and I completed it a week ago. The entire kit went together without a hitch. The kit has … Continue reading

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Update: Davis Weather Link

Since Davis Instruments “updated” our Weather Link to V 2.0, resulting in the loss of some information, I sent the following inquiry: Hi Martin, Considering the fact that our Weather Link Station is located at our remote radio control airplane … Continue reading

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Change to Davis Weather Link

Update: Davis Instruments.com recently upgraded Weatherlink 1.0 to 2.0. We did not receive a notice, so our Weatherlink has not worked since November 2nd – it simply posted the same old weather data. I contacted Davis today and we fixed … Continue reading

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Meeting Reminder

There will be a club meeting this Saturday, November 10th, 9:00 AM. Hope to see you there!

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