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Dream-Flight Alula-TREK

You all may have noticed that I am again flying slope. Maybe not as rabidly as in the past but I do have plans to make flying a part of my life again. While I do have a BUNCH of slope planes that I still own from the past, my current need for a sloper […]

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Connecticut Slope Soaring in Bloomfield

A nice grass NW slope about 80 feet high is located behind the Seabury retirement home on route 185 in Bloomfield. Park in the parking lot on top of the hill. The slope is owned by the town so don’t let rent-a-cops from the home say you can’t be there. There is an RC field […]

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Rhode Island Slope Soaring

Jan sent in this info. Thanks for the first info about Rhode Island! Here’s a link to a couple of slope sites in Rhode Island – yes, RI. Provided by Dr. Bill. Haven’t flown there myself. http://www.risoaringclub.org/ Jan says “It’s been a cold and rainy summer out on the Cape so far with very little […]

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Dave’s Report on the McLean Vector2

For a number of years now Greg and I have been talking about designing and building planes for sale. On those long slope safari trips we’d go over what we’d want to see in a plane. Greg’s got a lot of great ideas which are top secret right now ūüėȬ† One thing that was paramount […]

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Bob Completes His 8 Hour Level V Slope Flight

Bob sent in this report on his experiences attempthing the 8 hour, Level V LSF slope task. April 25th 2009. Frankfort, KY. I responded to an open invitation to go to Frankfort for an 8 hour slope attempt by Gordy Stahl. I departed Michigan for Frankfort, KY. Arriving that evening with my Oly2 and an […]

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South Dakota Slope Trip April 2009

Dave and I went on an early season slope trip in mid-April 2009. We met Rob and about a dozen other dedicated slopers on Thursday and had a couple of good days of sloping at The Pasture in NE wind conditions. Some of the highlights of the weekend were: Maiden flights for several of DaveO’s […]

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Richter Weasel from Dream Flight

Greg flying the Weasel at Big Bay Park Wing Span: 36 in Wing Area: 375 sq in Weight: 11.5 ouncesControls: ElevonsMinimum radio¬†requirements: Elevon mixing with dual rates and/or¬† ATV (Adjustable Throw Volume)Installed Radio: Hitec Electron 6 receiver, HS-81MG servos and 270 mah NimH battery. JR 8103 transmitter. ¬† The Weasel is a breeze to build. […]

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Weasel Pro

While this review is a couple of years old I felt it still needs a place on the site. Note that the release of the New Weasel EVO is coming very soon! Happy Days! If you read these pages at all you’ll know that the Richter Design Weasel is among my favorite RC slope planes. […]

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Big Bay Flying 03-09

Big Bay Park – Whitefish Bay, WI – 03-22-09 Good wind and a reasonably warm weekend for this time of the year brought out 6 Milwaukee area slopers for only the second get together of the year. While a few of us have had some individual flights, having a good group of guys together makes […]

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Midwest Weasel Fest 2009

The event was held¬†the weekend of April 25th and 26th in and around Milwaukee, WI¬†mostly at the¬†AstroWings Omega Hills, Germantown Slope. We a GREAT Pilots Raffle with domations including: Jack Cooper¬†of¬†Leading Edge Gliders¬†kicked of the “Generous Donation” portion of the 2009 MWWF pilot raffle prize list. After initially offering a size SMALL 2007 LEG Slopefest […]

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Manilla Slope Fest 09 in NSW, Austrailia

Stephen form the West Sydney Slope Soarers sent in this note about an event in Austrailia. I’m the President of the WSSS and just wanted to get the word out about that the WSSS have secured the use of Mt Borah near Tamworth NSW for Manilla Slope Fest 09 September 20th to the 28th. Site […]

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Welcome to slopeflyer.com!

Hi, fellow slope flyers! The new slopeflyer.com is here! This article is “Sticky” for the time being. Directly below you will find recent updates to the site. Some new features at slopeflyer.com are: Post Comments (Moderated Unless You Are Registered) View Related Articles See The Most Popular Articles By Registering for an Account you will […]

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