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7 September 2015 | posted by Mattie Lodge

Onto the main frame build now.

Owning an Align Trex 700 DFC taught me one valuable thing, the battery loading system is the best there is. Very fortunately KDE Direct a great US company make a system that replicates this and uses the Align battery style trays. Although you have …

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5 September 2015 | posted by Mattie Lodge

Radio installation.

So this is where I leave the instructions path and start to install the radio equipment. Although taking note what the manuals says I hold off installing the tail boom at this stage due the ease of working round the heli whilst its not fitted.

As you can …

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4 September 2015 | posted by Mattie Lodge

Last part of the build….’The Tail”

As we all know the Goblin tail build up is unique with the carbon boom and belt drive system. This one however has 3 tail blades which makes it even more interesting

Tail blade holder ready for install. Notice the the anti rattle washer …

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3 September 2015 | posted by Mattie Lodge

Finally some good weather gave me the change to get out and fly the Tri-Blade Goblin 700 KSE

A few thoughts

Having not owned a Tri-Blade machine I was extremely keen to get this in the air. Fellow team pilot James Mackenzie let me take his for a spin which …

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16 August 2015 | posted by Matt Long

Well another weekend is over but what a brilliant weekend it’s been, lots and lots flying due to the calm weather conditions, so what better opportunity to show off the awesome new Fast Lad Performance flight team wear.

This is without doubt my favourite design yet and full credit goes …

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10 August 2015 | posted by FLP Flight Team

Check out this awesome flight from Fast Lad Performance flight team pilot Dunkan Bossion at IRCHA 2015. Not only does he have superb skills but flying 3 helicopters at once…Thats pretty cool :)

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23 July 2015 | posted by FLP Flight Team

The weekend just gone sees even more success for the FLP flight team this year. Gareth Davies took first place in the Advanced class at the UK’s AIR Competition event allowing him to stand on that No.1 golden podium spot. Well done Gareth.

Of course many of our flight team …

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13 July 2015 | posted by James Mackenzie
DMHC Summer Fly-in 2015
A few weekends ago I attended my local clubs fly-in on the 4th July
The weather was great, many pilots turned up with all kinds of helis. Stage was set for a good one!!
The club supplied a hog roast which was very tasty! Followed later …

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1 July 2015 | posted by Matt Long

With work / life being busy and the summer evenings upon us I wanted a smaller heli to fly locally when I can grab a spare hour or so, I decided to treat myself to a Goblin 380 .

The wife came to the field with me last night and …

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29 June 2015 | posted by FLP Flight Team

3D Cup France ‘The World Championships’ has just been completed. A long way down in the South of France the countries centre of excellence venue ‘Domain Du Planet’ provided a great stage for this years World’s Championship battle.

With blistering temperatures and perfect blue skies some serious flying was going …