Valley Gathering Indoor Fun Fly

March 22, 2014


The Wings of Wellington is very pleased to once again be hosting the Valley Gathering. This exciting and fun event will include a swap shop, education sessions, Demo Flying, and day of indoor flying. All indoor electric AC welcome – Helicopters to 450 size. Guest speakers on a variety of RC related topics will give interested attendees a chance to mix some flying and learning on the same day.


Flying Hours: 9 AM to 4 PM. Swap Shop Hours: 9 AM to 4 PM. Prizes Sponsored By: Great Hobbies, Maritime Hobbies and Crafts, Mighty Small Cars, RC Wings and Wheels.  Notice to all flyers – bring a pair of indoor shoes – outdoor footwear cannot be worn on the field!


Schedule of Activities:


8:30 am – Doors Open


9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Swap Shop


9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Indoor Flying


10:00 am – Electricity and Lipos for Dummies – Everything you need to know about electricity and an introduction to Lipo batteries. All in 75 minutes – and you thought these were complex topics? Presented by Jeremy Dann. 1 hour and 15 minutes


1:00 pm – Designing and Building a Semi-Scale Depron Foamy Bits to Airborne in an Afternoon! The presentation will discuss the design process and demonstrate the construction of a simple, semi-scale WWI monoplane for indoor and backyard flying from Depron foam. The model will then be flown on the afternoon of the event. Presented by Vic Ruzgys and Steve Ryan 1 – 1 1/2 hour


2:00pm – Demo Flights


2:15 pm – Mass Launch


2:30 pm – Prize Draw


NOTE – Times for indoor night flying will vary depending on flyer turnout with Glowing AC.


Cost is $2.00 for adults, children under 12 free

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