Christchurch and District Model Flying Club

To join us, and fly at our private sites at Strawberry Field and Longham Reservoir, just get in touch via the website at www.cdmfc.org


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web site edition
march 2012

(the waterplanes edition)


Chairmanís Review by Terry Antell

Club Meetings

How we got to fly at Longham

Whoís flying what - Part 1

Water rudder systems

How to fly off water

Kevin Rossís page

Profile of a member #2

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If you want to see what flying a big lightweight model seaplane in perfect conditions at a lake in Southern Norway, have a look at Arvid Havsgardís video of his 120Ē Martin Mars...and think how good it would look at Longham! Go to

 http://www.rcgroups.com/forum s/showthread.php?t=710485

and about half way down the very busy page there are four videos of the mighty Mars. In the first one, you wonít believe how itís launched!

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