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Old 02-03-2013, 09:24 AM
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Old 02-03-2013, 09:28 AM
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Cool picture!
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Old 02-03-2013, 10:20 AM
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That picture had to hurt!

I mean your forearm for polishing that wing like a mirror

Very much worth it Brent.
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Old 02-03-2013, 01:52 PM
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Wow, stunning!!!

I assume the camera is mounted on the wing tip?

I am guessing your doing a stall turn? what entry speed are you using for the maneuver?

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Old 02-03-2013, 08:06 PM
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Thanks guys!

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Wow, stunning!!!

I assume the camera is mounted on the wing tip?

I am guessing your doing a stall turn? what entry speed are you using for the maneuver?

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Yes that was a hammerhead. I usually start those around 155 kts.
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Old 02-03-2013, 08:35 PM
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GREAT picture!
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Old 02-04-2013, 06:38 AM
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Looks like a Van's Calendar entry!
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Old 02-04-2013, 07:07 AM
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Awesome pic! Definitely a calendar shot.
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Old 02-04-2013, 11:04 PM
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Brent,

I '2nd' the calendar shot idea... Very nice.... Too bad neither Mike nor I were the GIB...

Chris
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