Happy Holidays to MRFA members and fellow modelers! Here are the December meeting minutes and a brief note about 2017 pylon racing:
December Meeting Minutes
Meeting called to order 6:07 PM
Members present: G. Bert, B. Alhoff, D. Millner, C. Merrow, D.
Wells, B.Huck and D. Kaczmarek.
There will not be a January meeting, next will be February 3.
-Military Approbation Day July 17
-Rotor Challenge June 3
-Need to finalize racing and get planes ordered.
-Treasurer report read and closed meeting 6:35 PM
Pylon Racing Update
- Get your Tower Hobbies Corsair or Hellcat soon with holiday discounts.
- In order to expand the field of planes, we may accept other aircraft for war bird racing, IF a model meets the following criteria (similar to the Tower Hobbies specs):
1000 kV motor
ESC with max 30A rating
45 - 55 g/sq dm wing loading
Balsa, Foam, or Printed Plastic acceptable, as long as it within the variances specified- final approval rests with MRFA.
- A second class for Parkzone war birds (Corsair, FW-190, Mustang, T-28, Wildcat) may be created if there is enough interest! Email Rob at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested ASAP. Please mention which stock Parkzone plane you would like to use.