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PostPosted: Sun Apr 26, 2009 9:51 pm
by Johnny C!
Great Photo's Guys!

Keep 'em coming!

I just ordered an Enigma...

Getting closer.



First start

PostPosted: Sat May 23, 2009 4:02 pm
by Roger
Kit #112

First start, 05/19/09


Memorial Day Week

PostPosted: Sun May 24, 2009 9:38 pm
by stede52
Just a couple of pics from my trip to Eastern Wa. to see Kevin Corlis and Gary Weaver.  Absoluletly beautiful days for flying. I stopped at the Zilah Wa. radio control air field on Wednesday to see some of my R/C friends. In the Zilah picture you'll see Gary on the left, I'm on the right and in the center is Dick Ovrid who helped both Gary and I get thru some tough spots in the contruction of our Highlanders, he's an incredible source of aircraft knowledge.  Gary Weaver flew in on Thursday and then we both flew to Prosser Wa to do some flying with Kevin Corlis.  Kevin also makes some incredible red wines so that was even more incentive to visit him. :lol:  Gary and I then proceed to his home town of Othello Wa. were he also has a beautiful 900' strip where he puts on some great radio control airplanes events.  We both fly R/C airplanes also :) I just hung out and enjoyed the weather and the great company for a couple of days and then flew back over the Cascade range on Sunday.  Just doesn't get any better then that. :P


Lake Chelan fly-in

PostPosted: Sun Jun 07, 2009 1:29 pm
by KevinC
"Beautiful weather", rain, thunderstorms and wind - we had it all.  A fun time had and lots of attention for the Highlanders.




One more for the sticky

PostPosted: Wed Jun 24, 2009 12:20 am
by KevinC
Kickin' up a little dust.... :D


PostPosted: Wed Jun 24, 2009 12:34 am
by taildrgfun
nice picture  I'd rather be kickin up dust than being on pavement any day! :)

PostPosted: Sun Jul 05, 2009 11:03 pm
by kevinthorp
I posted a Highlander slide show on YouTube:

Some of the photos are from my camera, but most are not.  If any are yours & you want them removed, please let me know.  Otherwise, enjoy!

PostPosted: Thu Jul 09, 2009 4:45 pm
by Uwe Jens

PostPosted: Fri Jul 10, 2009 3:19 am
by stede52
Excellent taste in colors :D



PostPosted: Sat Jul 11, 2009 2:53 am
by juliant
Link to first flight

Off to the Airfield

That warm glow you get when its finished!!

Web Site:

PostPosted: Tue Jul 14, 2009 8:14 am
by Lynng
Flight testing cameras and mounts for the trip to Idaho for Steve Collins and my airplanes. This is the ContourHD helmet cam mounted and today I plan to get my Sony HD out. Wish me luck.

Juliant's pics

PostPosted: Tue Jul 14, 2009 8:56 am
by taildrgfun
Thanks for posting a pic with you in it, I like to see the proud owners of their planes. :)  Oh and same to you, Uwe. :lol:

Back country flying

PostPosted: Mon Aug 24, 2009 10:59 am
by taildrgfun
This weekend I flew a friend of mine up to Shepp Ranch on the Salmon River on Saturday. The Polly Bemis Ranch is just across the river and his family and friends were there for the weekend so we went and surprised them. We all rode a jet boat up to Mackey Bar and back and that was a good time too. We left to come home in the heat of the day but the Highlander did fine. We had to climb to 9000ft to get over the mtns. At one point We caught such a good thermal that I decided to try to circle in it for more easy altitude. As soon as I turned we hit a REALLY big downdraft. I was too busy flying the plane to look at my VSI but I'll bet we were dropping towards the trees at least 1000 FPM! We were several hundred feet above them and so we were ok but it was pretty creepy dropping that fast and having to point the nose down and try to get turned back out of it. We did hit the thermal again and up we went again but needless to say I just kept going straight this time.
Sunday a few of us flew to Idaho City for breakfast and when we got back and I was doing my log book I noticed my hour meter was 1111.1.
This is looking back across the river from Polly Bemis Ranch.

Ben Brown

PostPosted: Thu Sep 03, 2009 7:54 am
by Lynng
Ben Brown sent me this one of Jack plane at the Seaplane base......thought you guys would enjoy it.

PostPosted: Thu Sep 03, 2009 12:35 pm
by stede52
Very Nice!!! and the plane isn't bad either :D