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The Hobby Guy Participates In NJ One Design

February 9th, 2007 at 5:42 am » Comments (6)

This months Model Aviation magazine has published and featured Dick Sarpolus’ NJ One Design club fun-fly building project, and the Hobby Guy is in it with his flying buddies. Thank you to Dick Sarpolus for a great design and a great article, it was a blast to participate in. Can you find the Hobby Guy [...]

Unicorn Wing Has Arrived

December 1st, 2006 at 6:12 pm » Comments (0)

Yesterday, I was delighted to receive the Unicorn Wing that I ordered. As you know already, I have been fascinated with flying wings lately, and this is a popular design among my flying club buddies. I will be posting a build report, and a flight report. My flying club buddies have had good success using [...]

Make A (almost) Free Airplane, or, What to do with all the left over U.S. Election Signs.

November 12th, 2006 at 6:39 am » Comments (7)

This past week the United States completed elections across the country for various Federal and local political positions. In the run up to the elections, the American roadside was overrun with political signs. I personally feel this is an environmental tragedy and I am happy at the opportunity to recycle these Coroplast signs into something [...]

A Hobby Shop Finds Me

November 8th, 2006 at 2:03 am » Comments (0)

One of the things I enjoy when I travel for business or pleasure is to seek out and explore local hobby shops. I have met some wonderful and enthusiastic hobbiests in those hobby shops. I always manage to find staff or other customers that are willing to share interesting stories and experiences. I have lost [...]