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WOW it's Labor Day Weekend here in the Smokys - Where did the Summer GO?!

           From Jim Alvord, Webmaster Macon Aero Modelers.

      It's very hard to believe that tomorrow is the first of September. There have been a few good weekends, but a lot more good weekdays that we've watched go by from the windows at work. The greenhouse is nearing completion - maybe I'll get to go flying yet this year!

      Sorry to say that I haven't received much news from OTX on the events except for the notices that they were coming. I did get a Thank You from the President, Greg to the members for their help on Model Aviation Day. Also the club needs volunteers for the upcoming Macon County Fair to man the booth Sept. 17th thru 20th. Also I'd like to thank Bill Duncan for the Sefety Article and Rob Brunner for his Member Page.

      Hopefully when I get back to Flying - I'll be able to write more informative articles from personal observation. In the mean time, it would be nice to see an article about our club, hobby/sport or a technical piece from someone and maybe even a couple pictures that can be reposted for everyone. Hey - even a webmaster can dream! Lou, thanks for the video I just haven't been able to get an embed code that will work - I'll keep at it as I have time. Using the iFrames makes the site load the webpage very slow.

Until next time - Happy trails and keep the wheels down for landing!

      Send in whatever you'd like to share from builds to tech articles. How-to stuff would be fabulous! Breaking in motors, building from scratch with Balsa or Foam would be nice. For you other foamie builder/flyers, check out the RCPowers website for some unique 3D foamie models plans. They're unique and appear to be great planes to fly - that's what I'm building right now for when I come back! RCPowers Foamie Models NOTE: this is not an affiliate link!



      Welcome to the Online Home of

         Macon Aero
     Modelers Club

      Academy of Model Aeronautics

      District IV Sanction # 3114


    Time to Fly 2014!

    2013 Fly-In for REACH Re-Cap!

    Cub Incident - One Wheel Landing!

    Stan's new 50% Yak 54!

    Club Spring Flyin!


    Bloopers 3

    Stan's Double Trouble Twin Edge 540s
      The 37% is the RUNT!

    Gene's B25 Mitchel at OTX Maiden Flight

    Joe Nall 2011

    First Flights of Spring 2011

    MicroStik Combat - Highlands 1/16/11

    Stan's Slick 540

    Fun Fly for KIDS Place!

    Planes of Summer 2010 at OTX

    Fun Fly & Scout Day 2010 at OTX

    Mike's Goldberg 120 Wild Stik

    2009 Bloopers - Are you in here?

    Matt Thomas puts on Fourth of July Show!

    4 Big Gassers over OTX with Smoke

    A Big Something EXTRA and Sky Dancer

    A Sample of the Club Video from Lou!

    Gerry's GeeBee Flys as Good as it Looks!

    Hilights of 09/13/08 Invitational Fly-in

   Greg's Hot Muffler Chicken Dance

   Splashdown on Heron Lake

   Break-in at OTX with Tristen

   Bloopers at OTX and Radio Hill

   Ultimate Taxi

   Giants at OTX

    Kenyon Lewis & Bob 'Commodore' Wilson - Extra 260

   Gerry Doubleday's Electro Kadett Video

   Gary's Giant 46% Ultimate

   Bob's One Wheel Yak Landing

   Greg's New Monster

   Helicopter Madness at OTX 11/10/07

     We're still looking for new - Members' Hangar Pages!! Read about it in P.R. Posts. And submit your pictures and write-up! Seven now online Bruner, Commodore, Ramey, Doubleday, Doster, Schadt, and Alvord.

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