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    Great video. Thanks. I moved it to the YouTube...

    Great video. Thanks.

    I moved it to the YouTube forum as the video competition is no longer running.
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    That depends which 4-strokes and how well they...

    That depends which 4-strokes and how well they are maintained ......
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    Take a look at this image ..........

    Take a look at this image ....... https://www.alamy.com/farmland-after-sunflower-harvest-with-stalks-remaining-france-image221831021.html
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    Same goes for sunflower 'stumps'. Those buggers...

    Same goes for sunflower 'stumps'.
    Those buggers look positively lethal !
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    Depends, it could be a hanger inside a hangar...

    Depends, it could be a hanger inside a hangar ...... :)

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    Really ? Why ?

    Really ? Why ?
  7. Well the rule in Hungary is. If you're licenced...

    Well the rule in Hungary is. If you're licenced to fly the aircraft in it's country of registration, you're OK.
    For example, I can fly a french registered gyro here, but not the same aircraft...
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    There's a Savannah for sale in the Facebook group...

    There's a Savannah for sale in the Facebook group ...

    https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10220121743854693
  9. Interestingly, while in france gyros are...

    Interestingly, while in france gyros are considered microlights, here in Hungary you need a PPL-G to fly them.....
  10. Another great thing about gyros is the way they...

    Another great thing about gyros is the way they can turn 'on a sixpence'

    During my training, my instructor told me to follow a road at about 500' height.
    He then told me to follow it where it...
  11. Wow ! I'd love to see someone do that in a Magni...

    Wow !
    I'd love to see someone do that in a Magni M16 .....
  12. Not really long when done right Joan, TORA 300m....

    Not really long when done right Joan, TORA 300m. Airborne after 120, max climb started at 250m

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    And as for landing .....

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  13. The only way you will lose significant rpm is by...

    The only way you will lose significant rpm is by pushing the stick hard forward and going into negative-g. Otherwise the tendency is to load the rotor and increase rpm, not the inverse.
    If you just...
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    :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
  15. Why I love flying gyros - have you tried them yet ?

    Last year I got my french "brevet" for autogires (auto-gyros) and love flying them.
    Who else here has tried them and who got the "bug" ?

    Here's a nice video showing just some of the reasons to...
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    For pressure remember the saying "high to low,...

    For pressure remember the saying "high to low, down you go"
    To explain why, think of it like this.

    Your altimeter is measuring a pressure lower than the reference pressure at sea level (which you...
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    I must admit that doing anything close to the...

    I must admit that doing anything close to the engine when the prop is spinning sounds dangerous ...
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    Sounds like they got a fair deal. Those parts are...

    Sounds like they got a fair deal. Those parts are presumably still in a building which is no longer leased, so will have to be moved out somewhere sharpish...
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    Have you made contact with the owner of Azat le...

    Have you made contact with the owner of Azat le Ris ?
    That is the piste that used to be Wanafly until sold a couple of years back.
    I'd be surprised if the new owner will be offering hangarage (but...
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    Thanks for that (yes I did click) I hadn't...

    Thanks for that (yes I did click) I hadn't spotted that, as I always us my pc to access the forum.
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    1 Thanks = 1 Like

    Most people on here are familiar with social media sites and the possibility to provide feedback to others to indicate that you like what they posted.
    While this forum doesn't have a "Like"...
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    The FFPLUM represents all 6 classes of "ULM" in...

    The FFPLUM represents all 6 classes of "ULM" in France.
    1. Paramotor.
    2. Weight-shift
    3. 3-axis
    4. Autogyro
    5. Aerostat
    6. Helicopter
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    As I recall the FFPLUM has about 18000 members...

    As I recall the FFPLUM has about 18000 members even though membership is not obligatory.
    Admittedly, many clubs and syndicates require members to join the federation, but that comes with benefits....
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    Oh yes, the French love "play on words" jokes....

    Oh yes, the French love "play on words" jokes....
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    So which airstrip do you fly from ?

    So which airstrip do you fly from ?
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