Gerry Yarrish’s Blog

On the Way to the Joe Nall!

May 11, 2011 No Comments

Wow! after a decent flight from hartford to Charlott I was able to snag a ride in a Dash-8 for the short 30 minute ride to Greenville! Off to the Triple Tree now! See ya!

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Mini Fokker Build Update

May 09, 2011 No Comments

Finally got back to the workbench after the Top Gun Trip and I installed the throttle linkage and started covering the Mini Fokker D-VII. I used a Sullivan flex cable and two DuBro Kwik Links for the throttle linkage which makes it very easy to adjust and fine tune. For the covering I am using [...]

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Getting ready for Joe Nall Giant Scale Fly In

May 07, 2011 No Comments

Officially this week long event starts today May 7th and I will be there on Wednesday! Can’t wait to get to this “Oshkosh of RC” event! It has been years since I have attended this amazing event. This will be my first trip to the Triple Tree Aerodrome! But before I go, I have to [...]

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Meeting MAN Bloggers

May 04, 2011 No Comments

At the recent Top Gun Scale Invitational Debra Cleghorn and I had the pleasent surprise of meeting up with MAN website blogger Alex Samour! It’s always fun to put a face with a voice (or in this case key strokes.)

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Flightline Sights at Top Gun

Apr 29, 2011 No Comments

Here are a few highlights of planes and people on the flightline today at the Paradise Field.

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Friends and buddies at Top Gun

Apr 29, 2011 No Comments

Much more than all the great looking scale planes, the fun and heart of this event is the people! Team MAN, Debra Cleghorn and me on the Top Gun Flightline! Debra and Scale Master Graeme Mears!

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Thursday at Top Gun

Apr 28, 2011 2 Comments

So after a long day flying to Miami and then to Orlando then a short drive to Lakeland we made it to Paradise Field the new home of Top Gun. Here are a few pix of the day.      

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On the move!

Apr 28, 2011 No Comments

Got up 3AM to catch the 6AM flight out of Hartford for Top Gun! Now waiting for my flight out of Miami! Looks like great weather! Watch for updates!

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Senior Technical Editor About Me: I have a lifelong passion for all things scale, and I love to design, build and fly scale RC airplanes. With 20 plus years as part of the Air Age family of magazines, I love producing Model Airplane News and Electric Flight.
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