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Flying Aces - September 2nd 2012    RESULTS

18:30 Sunday, results subject to checking - additions made 6th September

Open Rubber Scale
Scale competition flown to Masefield rules
1st  Derek Knight 2nd  Derek Knight 3rd  Alan Train
 Aeronica Chief  Fairchild 24  Aeronica Tramp
Open CO2/Electric Scale
“Stand off” scale against plan, plus flight profile of launch/flight/landing.
Any CO2 motor/tank permitted.
1st  Derek Knight 2nd  Chris Strachan 3rd  Peter Iliffe
 DH 60  Piper Cub  Siemans Shuckert DIII
Kit Scale
ANY kit model, rubber powered, span 30” or less. Model judged against kit plan only.
1st  Chris Strachan 2nd  Tony Johnson 3rd  Russ Lister
Aerocobera  Piper Clipper Reggiane
Jetex/Rapier Authentic Scale
Judged against model plan and flight profile
1st  Andy Sephton 2nd  Andy Blackwell 3rd  Roger Simmonds
 KK Panther  Bell X1-E Auro Arrow/Saab Draken
Jetex/Rapier Profile Scale
Judged against model plan and flight profile
1st  Roger Simmonds 2nd  John Digby 3rd  Roger Simmonds
 Sea Hawk  Junkers BF108  Draken
20” span and length. Maximum 8” dia. plastic prop, 6 gram motors ( may be external)
1st  Andy Sephton 2nd  Pete Adams 3rd  Tony Rushby
"Junior Miss"
Rubber Duration comp. for Vic Smeed’s classic design. 6 gram motor. Folding prop not
essential. Note! If fitted with an 8”dia (max.) plastic prop model can also be flown in P20 event.
If you cannot find a copy of the plan contact Brian Waterland on 01778 343722.
1st  Geoff Cutting 2nd  Gordon Hannah 3rd  Tony Johnson
Open Rubber Rise Off Water
Rubber Duration event for floatplanes and flying boats on our 100 sq ft pond
1st  Tony Johnson 2nd  John Walden 3rd  Tony Johnson
Cloud Tramp
5 flights to Max agreed on day. Precision Fly Off if required
1st  Andy Sephton 2nd  Mick Staples 3rd  Francisca Isidro (J)
Jetex/Rapier Duration
1st  Andy Sephton 2nd  Simon Firth 3rd  Alan Train
Frog Senior Rubber Power Duration
For plan send A4 sae with 1st class stamp to Marc Ashby, Thatched Cottage, Church Road,
Leverington, Wisbech PE13 5DE
1st  Tony Rushby 2nd  James Day 3rd  Mike Sanderson
Catapult GliderCatapult max 6" (12" total) loop of 1/4" rubber
1st  Graham Percival 2nd  Chris Strachen 3rd  Ken Bates
Duration Rubber Ratio
Any rubber powered model with wing span between 16”-25” span (wing tip to wing tip).
Flight score is total time in seconds (from three flights) divided by wing span (tip to tip )
in inches.
1st  Andy Sephton 2nd  Simon Firth 3rd  John Walden
Table Top Precision
Precision flight time event. Model must Rise Off Table of 1 metre diameter.
1st  Ian Hibbert 2nd  Tony Johnson 3rd  Joe Rabicano (J)
Electric Precision
Precision flight time contest for any electric powered model
1st  Ian Hibbert 2nd  Ian Middlemiss 3rd  Tony Beckett
Silent Ebeneezer
Cartoon profile models of semi-scale appearance. Flat plate wing section.
Power to be electric, CO2 or rubber.
1st  Andy Sephton 2nd  Ken Bates 3rd  Ray Milland
Glider Any glider up to 36" (tip to tip) span launched from the same,
supplied, low power "Hi-Start" (Bungee)
1st  Geoff Stubbs 2nd  Paul Lumsden 3rd  David Clark
Young Flying Ace was James Day of Cleemac
Concours winner was Peter Iliffe
Flying Swarm was won by Mick Staples