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Latest posts

Latest profile posts

Potential Rotary owner
dunc wrote on Strike's profile.
Where did you get the small mudguard fenders?
Brand new Sport Pilot Gyroplane licensee, PRA chapter 1 member, EAA Chapter 494 Member, KAJO. Zenith CH-750 STOL.
Ramjet555 wrote on HobbyCAD's profile.
Hi HobbyCA.
Can you email me on how to get the PDF Bensen Plans?
Ramjet555 at Gmail
DASBUR wrote on Danhar's profile.
Hi Yes it is it starts and runs just not flyable because of the bad blades.

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