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||12/07/2009- Well I
decided to go freeze a little and so a little Baja Bashing with some local
guys here in the GTA. Lots of fun, with some great guys. Here are a few
pics. Click here!
11/30/2009- It's been a busy summer for me, with lots of flying. I haven't had much of a chance to update things, but stay tuned, updates will be coming very soon.
05/04/2009- Well I just got back from Calgary, and had a great time at their IMAC boot camp. Here are a few pics from the event: Click here!
04/20/2009- Some further updates on the Kingcat. It is finally finished and ready to go. I'm just looking for a good day to go try it out. Click here to see!
04/06/2009- Like every year, I made the pilgrimage to Toledo once again. Here are a few pics from the event. Click here!
03/16/2009- Well I was waiting a while for my turbine to arrive, and it finally got here. It's now installed in the Kingcat. Check it out!
02/25/2009- I'm starting to get close now, and last night I finished off the cockpit section. Click here to see more!
02/23/2009- Well I did a little more work, and things on the Kingcat are moving along rather nicely. The wings are now complete, and attached to the fuse. Here are a few pics!
02/17/2009- Over the weekend I did a little more work on the Kingcat. I started to install all the servos into the various flying surfaces. Click here to see more!
02/11/2009- Well I just got back from E-fest and I have to say it was an awesome event. There were over 300 registered pilots in attendance, and the flying was great. I unfortunately didn't get time to take very many pics, as I was involved in helping out. However, since getting back, I did manage to do a little more work on the Kingcat. The wheel wells are now cut out. I added a few more pics. Click Here to see!
02/03/2009- I managed to get a little more work done last night. The main gear assembly is now installed. Click here to see more!
02/02/2009- I'm waiting on a few parts to arrive for the Extra 260, so I've decided to put it aside for now, and start in on other projects. I've decided to get started on the Kingcat. Click here to see more!
01/21/2009- I did a little more work on the Extra 260, and finally finished covering the fuselage. Click here to see!
01/05/2009- With the start of 2009, I've been looking over some of the upcoming events for the year. I've updated my schedule to reflect some of the
events that I plan to attend. Click here to see.
01/05/2009- I'm finally back at finishing off some old projects. Over the weekend I did a little work on my Extra 260. I started covering the fuselage, and hopefully will have it done shortly. Here a few pics. Click Here!
01/02/2009- Come to the RCFCT (Toronto Flying Club) meeting on Friday Jan 9, 2009. Myself and other Team Pilots will be having a discussion on various 2.4 GHZ technologies. Click here for more info and location
01/01/2009- Happy New Year, and all the best!
12/25/2008- Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to everyone!
10/28/2008- Well I finally got a chance to finish off the Baja. Click here to see some pics
10/23/2008- Well I did a little more work on the Baja last night, and managed to get most of the rear end done. Here a few pics!
10/22/2008- For many years I've often wanted to try my hand at an RC car, and this year I finally decided to get myself one to try. I just recently purchased a 1/5 scale Baja 5B gas powered buggy. I've decided to bypass some of my other projects, as I'd like to get the car finished, in order to try it out before the snow hits. Click here to see the build!
10/02/2008- Well the flying season is slowly coming to an end, and the building season is starting to kick in. This winter I want to try and finish off some old projects, and at the same time tackle a few new ones. I'm going to be building a new jet this winter. It's the BVM Kingcat. I will be starting on it soon, so stay tuned to see further updates. Click here!
09/30/2008- It's been awhile since I've updated, as I've been a little busy as of late, and haven't been around too much. Over the Labour day weekend I attended the DOGS air show in Dayton, Ohio. It was a great event. I unfortunately did not have my camera with me, but I have some links to pics from the event. Click here! I'm also planning to attend the Keswick Float fly on Sat Oct 4, 2007 if all goes well. Click here! for more info on the event.
08/20/2008- Being a CD for an IMAC contest leaves for very little time to run around and take pictures. I did however manage to get a few. Here are a few from the RC400 IMAC contest. Click here!
08/06/2008- I just got back from the 2008 Canadian Scale Aerobatic Nationals in Sudbury, Ontario. It was a great event, and that was exceptionally well run. Anyone who attended, would be able to tell you what a great time they had. Here are a few pics from the event. Click here!
07/08/2008- Well I just got back from the 2008 Otterville IMAC contest, and it was a great time for everyone. The weather was great and so was the company. Here are a few pics. Click here!
06/30/2008- My apologies for not updating in a long time. I've been a little busy with stuff around the house that has kept me from doing to much when it comes to the hobby. The good news is that I'm almost done, which means back to flying field! Over the weekend, I attended the IMAA Rally of the giants held in Arnprior, Canada. Here are a few pics from the event. Click here!
06/10/2008- Some pics from the Otterville IMAC primer. Cold day, but we got through it. Click here!
05/20/2008- I just got back from the Joe Nall fly in, and I have to say, what a fantastic event. I really had a great time, and I would definitely recommend it to anyone out there. While I was down there, I managed to take a few pictures, and in the midst of taking pictures, my camera decided to stop working on me. I did manage to get a few shots, but I would have loved to been able to take more. Click here to see more!
05/20/2008- I finally have been able to get a few updates on the progress of the QQ Python. It's now finished, and has flown a few times. I will post more info on the results as I get a little more time to fly it. Here are a few pics of the final assembly. Click here!
05/02/2008- Since coming back from Toledo, I had ordered a 100 cc QQ Python. I just recently received it, and since I figure I can get this done fairly quickly, I have put aside the 260 for now. Here are some pics of the Python build. Click Here!
04/25/2008- New Items in the swap shop...click here!
04/16/2008 - The stabs are done...Click here!
04/15/2008 - Well I'm back to covering the Extra again. I've now finished off the wings, and started in on the stabs. Click here to see some pics!
04/06/2008 - Well I just got back from Toledo, and managed to post a few pics from the event. As usual, Toledo is always a great event to kick off the season...Click here for some pics!
03/28/2008- Finally I've started to cover the 260. Click here for some further updates!
03/20/2008- Well now that I've pretty well fixed up most of my little winter projects, it's time to get back to finishing off the Extra 260. Last night I did a little work on lightening the airframe. Click here to see some pics.!
03/13/2008- In the last few weeks, I've been in my basement, fixing up some various projects that I had set aside for the winter. One of them being my Rafale. Last year I had a bit of a mishap with it, in that I broke off the nose wheel while trying to land on a rough grass field. Once that happened, it naturally caused other damage, and I had various cracks throughout the nose of the Rafale. I managed to temporarily fix it up, and was out flying the Rafale in no time, but it sure wasn't pretty looking. With that being said, I decided that since I had a little time, I would strip down the nose section, refill the cracks, and try to make it look pretty again. Click here to see what I did!
02/27/2008 - Lately I've been going to some indoor events, and figured I would need something a little more suited for indoor flying. I just finished off a few indoor foamies called the Vrolet. Click here to see more!
02/27/2008 - I took a little break from the 260, to finish of some other projects that I've wanted to finish. One of them is an Extreme Flight 47" Yak 54. Here are some pics, and info on the Yak. Click Here!
02/15/2008- I did a little more work on the 260 the other night. Here are a few pics of the canister set up. Click here!
02/11/2008- Just a little news for anyone out there in the hobby world. I have now officially joined Team JR , Team Spektrum and all the Team Horizon Brands. I'm really excited and looking forward to being one of their team pilots!
02/05/2008- Last night I started the motor installation on the Extra 260. Here are a few pics so far. Click here!
02/04/2008- Over the weekend I attended the SOSAW (Southern Ontario Scale Aerobatics Workshop) It was a great time, and a great way to get the juices flowing again. It was nice to see all those familiar faces once again. Here are some pics from the event. Click Here!
01/24/2008- I just started on putting together my 42% Aeroworks Extra 260. I'll be updating the progress as I go along. Click here to see more!
01/23/2008- I know that I've been real slow as of late to update things, and it's just been a busy past few months. Things have settled now, and I should be updating more frequently. Back in October I was at the Tucson Shootout, supporting our Canadian representatives. They all did really well, and should be congratulated. I took a few pics while I was there, and finally got a chance to go through them. Click here to see!
01/01/2008- I just wanted to wish everyone a Happy New Year, and all the very best in 2008.
11/23/2007- Things have been a little busy for me lately, and I haven't had much time to post any updates. I was at the 2007 Tucson Aerobatic Shootout this past October, and I have some great shots which I will be updating soon. I also have a an Aeroworks 40% Extra 260 that I will be building over the winter, and updating as I go along.
9/05/2007- As usual, I go down to Dayton for the DOGS fly-in every labour day weekend. Here are a few pics. Click Here!
08/22/2007- Here are a few pics from the Canadian Nats. Click Here!
08/20/2007- Well the 2007 Canadian Nats are finally over, and here is a link to the final results Click here!
08/07/2007- Here are a few pics from the NOIC IMAC contest. Lots of fun in Sudbury. Click here!
07/31/2007- Here are a few pics from Belleville's first ever IMAC contest. Click Here!
07/12/2007- Please note that after July 15, 2007 the cost to register for the Nats will increase from $50.00 to $75.00. Also note that after July 31, 2007, registration will be closed to all. So please register early if you are planning to attend.
07/12/2007- Here are a few pics from Otterville's first ever IMAC contest. Click Here
06/27/2007- Over the past weekend, I decided to go to St. Julie, QC (Montreal) for their IMAC contest. What a great bunch of guys to fly with. Here are some pics Click Here!
06/15/2007- A few pic from the Richmond Hill Fun Fly. Click Here!
06/04/2007- Here are a few pics from the Stoney Creek Imac contest. Click Here!
05/28/2007- Here are a few pics from the Otterville IMAC primer. Click Here!
05/23/2007- New items in the swap shop, check it out!
05/17/2007- The rudder and fin are installed. Click here to see!
05/11/2007- I installed the smoke system into the Rafale. Click here to see!
05/09/2007- I did a little more work on the Rafale. The wings are all finished, and ready to go. Click here to see!
05/03/2007- I was out flying last night and took a few pics at the RC400. Click here to have a look!
05/03/2007- The Canadian Nats information page has been updated with further updates. Click here for more information !
04/27/2007- Some more updates on the Rafale. The turbine is now installed. Click here!
04/19/2007- I did a little more work on the Rafale. The air system is now completely installed and working. Click Here!
04/18/2007- Here are a few pics from the Toledo Expo Click Here!
04/11/2007- I finally received my graphics to finish off the Yak. The Yak is now totally finished and just waiting for a nice day to Maiden... Click Here!
04//09/2007- I did a little more work on the retracts and cylinders...Click Here!
04/02/2007 - Well after a long wait, my Rafale has finally come in. Click here! to see the build.
03/27/2007- After a long delay, I've finally posted some updates on the Yak. It is now finished. Here are some pics of the final assembly. Click here!
02/06/2007- It's been a slow process, but the wings are now covered. Here are a few pics. Click here!
01/25/2007- I've been a little busy over the past few weeks, but I did do a little covering, and managed to get the fuse done. Click here!
01/05/2007- I'm just about ready to start covering. Here are some further updates on the Yak. Click here!
01/01/2007- Happy New Year! and all the best for the new year.
12/19/2006- New items in the swap shop. Click here!
12/19/2006- I've put the Yak aside for the holidays, and the stuff, I've done to it, doesn't really show much completion as far as pics are concerned (sanding, prepping, etc) I will be posting more updates on the yak in the new year.
12/12/2006- New Items in the swap shop, check it out! Click here!
12/07/2006- New Items in the swap shop, check it out! Click here!
11/23/2006-I've been doing a little more work on the Yak and I've now finished off the rudder. The Yak is not starting to come together. Click here!.
11/15/2006- I've done a little more work on the stabs and hatch. A few more pics have been added. Click here!
11/13/2006- Over the weekend, I finished off the hatch, and started to cap, hinge, and bevel the stabs. Here are some updates, more will follow shortly. Click here.
11/08/2006- I started on the Canopy hatch last night. Here are a few updates on what I did. Click here
11/07/2006- New item in the swap shop. I'm selling my Diablotin XL, ready to fly. Click here to see more!
11/07/2006- Back in June of 2006, we had the first ever IMAC contest at the RC400 club. Here are a few pics and information regarding the event. Click here!
11/06/2006- More updates on the Yak. The fin, top decks, and rudder are in. Click here for more info!
11/06/2006- The Canadian Scale Aerobatic Nationals has been confirmed for Aug 17,18,19th. The Nats will be held in Toronto at the RC400 Club. Click here for more info!
11/03/2006- I ordered a new Carden 37% Yak 54 kit, back in October 2005. I haven't had a chance to post much information on my build of it, nor did I get a chance to finish it because of my busy schedule. Although I have now started back up on it, and I've posted updates of my progress. Click here to see more!
11/02/2006- I've finally decided to try something new in the world of RC, and that is to get involved in the whole RC Jet world. I have just recently ordered a 1/5 scale turbine powered Rafale from Tamjets. I've yet to receive the kit, but I will update my progress on the build and flying aspects as soon as it arrives. Click here for updates!
11/02/2006- It's been a long while since I've updated this page, and I have to apologize, as the last year has been a pretty busy one for me. In the last year I was married, had our office move, and moved into a new home. That being said, it has made it very difficult to update things on this site. Over the course of the summer, I did do quite a bit of flying, but more so on the IMAC contest circuit, and very little in between. I'm hoping now that things have settled down a bit, that I will have a little more time to keep this page more updated with new information.
10/20/2005- I got a little more work done on the wings last night. The wing is sheeted, and the control surfaces are cut out...Click here
10/19/2005- Well after a
long break of flying and having a great summer, I'm back to posting
updates on my site. I know it's been a long time since my last posts, so I
will try to update a few different areas. Over the course of the
summer I did some IMAC flying and even attended the nats,
Click here to see some pics and info on the
06/14/2005- New items in the swap shop Click here
05/14/2005- New items in the swap shop Click here
03/31/2005- I've now installed the functioning head light. Click here
03/29/2005- The upper door has now been installed. Click here
03/22/2005- The inner doors are now installed and working Click here
03/11/2005- I've started to work on the retract doors Click here
03/08/2005- I've now brought the left wing panel to the same stage as the right panel Click here
03/07/2005- I finally received some hardware so I finished off the stab linkages on the P-47 Click here
02/17/2005- I've started the sheeting process on the wings Click Here
02/14/2005- New Items in the swap shop Click Here
01/27/2005- Further wing construction and gear mounts. Click Here
01/19/2005- New Items in the swap shop Click here
01/18/2005- The wing construction begins Click Here
01/01/2005- Happy New Year!
12/30/2004- Finished off the main motor install, and cowl Click Here
12/25/2004- Happy Holidays to All!
12/16/2004- Starting the motor install Click here
12/10/2004- Installation in the tail wheel assembly. Click here
12/07/2004- Building a servo tray. Click here
11/24/2004- More updates on the P-47 Click here
11/22/2004- New items in the swap shop Click here
11/16/2004- A few more updates on the P-47 Click here
11/15/2004- I've finally had a chance to fly and update pics of my new Ultimate. Click here to see!
11/04/2004- I've done a little more work on the stabs of the P-47. Click here for more updates.
10/28/2004-Well the Ultimate is mostly done, and I will be updating with pics of it very soon. I've now started to build the P-47, and updates have started. Click here to see more!
10/14/2004- I've decided to build an enclosed paint booth in my home. Here are some pics and info on the build. Click here
10/12/2004- I know I have not done many updates as of late, and much of it has to do with having a fairly busy schedule over the summer (flying and bumming around). Now that things have changed a little, updates should be a little more frequent. I am just about complete a 33% Ultimate from Aeroworks, that I will be posting very shortly, as well as a documented build of a 1/5 scale Ziroli P-47 that I will be building over the winter. Please stay tuned for updates.
07/26/2004- Check some pics of my new Trailer Click Here
06/08/2004- A few pics of the Taylorcraft on floats Click here
04/23/2004- Some added pics on the Richmond Hill page Click here
04/07/2004- Some pics from Toledo Click here
01/22/2004- New Items in the swap shop Click here
01/05/2004- New Items in the swap shop Click Here
01/01/2004- Happy New Year to All!
12/22/2003- New Items in the swap shop! Click here
After partially building the Top-Flite P-47, and further researching
my interests in building a scale P-47, I've decided to stop any further
construction. The reason is that after some careful thought, I decided
that I wanted to build a more scale version of the P-47. The Top-Flite kit
is a very nice looking model, and I'm sure would build into a great flyer,
but it lacks some of the fine detail I am looking for. Now I'm sure with a
little extra effort and some modifications, the scale detail I'm looking
for can be accomplished with this kit, but the time and effort required
would be a little more than I am willing to invest. So I've decided to
purchase a Yellow Aircraft P-47. The Yellow kit is a little more scale,
and already has some of the finer detail I am looking for, built right in.
My time is limited these days, and I would rather a project that didn't
require as much modifying to accomplish the detail I am seeking.
10/01/2003- New Itmes for sale in the swap shop Click here
09/22/2003- New Items for sale in the swap shop Click here
09/11/2003- New items for sale in the swap shop Click here
09/02/2003- Pics from the D.O.G.S Fly in Click here
08/26/2003- New items for sale in the swap shop Click here
08/20/2003- New airplanes for sale in the swap shop Click here
08/13/2003- New items in the swap shop Click here
08/11/2003- More updates and pics of the Extra Click here
08/07/2003- New items in the swap shop Click here
07/31/2003- Check out my new Taylorcraft. Click Here
07/25/2003- Check out the Lanier 30% Edge 540T. Click here
07/21/2003- New items on the swap shop Click here
07/20/2003- Pictures from the IMAA Giant Scale Rally Click here
07/03/2003- Check out the Stoufville flying site. Click here
06/16/2003- Check out he Diablotin XL. Click here
06/16/2003 - Updates to the My Planes section. Click here
05/15/2003- New Items for sale in the Swap Shop Click here
04/25/2003- Finally the painting is finished Click here
04/22/2003- Updates on the painting and finishing Click here
04/07/2003- Some pictures from Toledo 2003. Click here
04/01/2003- New items for sale on swap shop. Click here
03/24/2003- Getting ready for the first primer Click Here
03/20/2003- The sanding begins Click here
03/18/2003- New updates on finishing the Extra. Click here
03/17/2003- New items for sale in the swap shop. Click here
03/12/2003- Further updates and pictures of the Extra assembled. Click here
03/12/2003- More updates on the Extra. Rudder installation and more pics. Click here
03/06/2003- Well after much delay, here are some new updates on the Extra project. Control linkages and exhaust. I should be updating more rapidly with spring approaching, Click here
01/01/2003 - Happy New Year to everyone!
12/30/2002 - New items for sale on the swap shop, Click here
12/05/2002 - New things for sale on the swap shop, Click here.
11/18/2002 - Further updates with the Extra, Click here
11/06/2002 - More updates on the Extra project Click here
11/04/2002 - Construction has begun on the Extra. Click here for updates
10/29/2002 - Received my ZN line Extra 330s (Click here), and putting a hold on the P-47 project for now...Check back for updates.
10/03/2002 - More P-47 fuse updates Click here!
09/04/2002 - New pictures and updated with the P-47 project. Click here!
08/22/2002 - Certain people have asked me to place a section on this web page, where people can list any model related products that they may be looking to sell/buy. I've created a swap shop section, and if anyone wants to advertise something to sell/buy, then just Click here for more information on what to do.
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