VRCS MODEL of the Year PHOTO CONTEST

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   Astro Bipe - 2017    Scratch Built  54  K&B .45  AERT  Silk  Hobby Poxy  Parts were cut out while in active military duty in Oklahoma. Completed after finishing active duty. Flown with Orbit 10 channel reeds. 
   Contender -2018    Kit  53  OS .60 Gold Hd  AERT  Monokote  AeroGloss  Built while I was stationed in England in 1973 from a Top Flite kit. 
   Contender -2018    Kit  53  OS .61 FX  AERTF  MonoKote    Top Flite Kit, Gold Edition. Cowl from Laser.40 ARF from Tower Hobbies. Flies Great! 
   Contender -2018    Kit  53  OS 61 Blackhead  AERT  MonoKote  N/A  Built from Top Flite plans and a short kit from Eddie Taylor's Lazer Works. Navy markings and color scheme are box-top correct. Landing gear fairings and correct-size wheels are mounted with the sweptback nose gear angle shown on plans. Correct pilot has  
   Astro Hog -2017    Kit  55  none  ail,elev,rudder  ultra cote    needs a little more work to finish 
   Contender -2018    Kit  53  Fox Hawk .60  AERT & Flap  Skyloft  Dope  Built from a Top Flite Gold Edition kit in 2007 or 2008. It became a tail dragger after a bit of a mishap about 2 years after it was originally built. This Contender has been flown with numerous different .60 size engines throughout the years. A Fox Haw 
   Astro Hog -2017    Kit  71  OS 55  AERT  Monocote    This seasoned veteran has danced through many clouds. 
   Contender -2018    Plans  54  Webra 61  AERT  Super Monocote    Built from this site's original Top Flite plans that were downloaded last month. 
   Contender -2018    Kit  53.3  O.S. 61FX  AERTFlap  Monokote    Since I first saw a fellow club member fly his Contender in 1973 when I was only 13 years old, I knew I had to have one. Since Dave Platt's Contender is this year's VRCS Theme Plane, I finally built one. LOVE IT! 
   Astro Hog -2017    Kit  72  K&B Torpedo .45  AERT  silk  dope  Built from Berkeley kit.Flown with Orbit eight channel reed radio.  



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