Meeting is on Friday, December 6th.
will be a joint event with Flaming Geyser Flyers.
There will be two or three Door Prizes and a large raffle.
tickets: 3-$3, 7-$5, 16-$10. One winning raffle ticket per
attendee. The club will be providing coffee, soft drinks, water, and ham for
the potluck. Time: 6:00 doors open, potluck at 7:00; door
prize drawings & raffle to follow dinner. You may bring your own plates
and tableware, or use club provided paper/plastic plates and eating
Membership Renewal and New Members - Now is the time to join or renew your membership for
2014. All members must have AMA membership and sign a copy of the
Membership Application the first year. New members may bring signed
application to a club meeting or mail your application to Dan (Charles) Vencill.
Dan will verify new and renewing members AMA membership with AMA. Renewing
members only need to mail or bring renewal fee (check preferred) to Dan at a
meeting. Everyone, bring your AMA card to a meeting to attach 2014 LSH
How to Join) (11-9-13)
Fun Cub Accessory Kit, Floor/Stiffener Kit, Motor Mount,
Battery Cartridge, and Aerodynamic Add-ons are available from
Also, check RC Groups "Fun Cub" thread.
Pelican built by Vern Weimar and
flown at the July 25th Float Fly.
Vern designed and built the Pelican body from scratch while using and
modifying the wing of an Eagle. The plane is even more eye catching in the
sky, a very stable flyer, and a major crowd pleaser! (07-28-13)
2013 Delta Dart Build video now
available on YouTube. Best viewed with sound and full screen in 720p
(Hyperlink was modified on 07-28-13)
features Lake Sawyer Hawks at Lake Washington Float Fly (July 26, 2013). (07-27-13)
June 2013 Show & Tell
A very interesting presentation by Dan Tracy on his
experiences building models and competing on the US Team for the Wakefield
New Photo Gallery for
June 6th Float Fly. (06-09-13)
New Photo Gallery -
Featuring Gerry Drake's Twin W
designed and built by Gerry Drake and
Dick Weaver, and
Tom Richards' Tiger Moth Biplane.
Aviation Videos -
Many videos of aircraft of all types. 180 videos at
last count. (03-18-13)
2013 Dates to Remember: Holiday Party - December 6th.
The Basics of Noise
- Read this AMA article to ensure you know how to comply with flying
site noise limitations.
First Person View (FPV) -
Advanced Flight Systems Committee Report 101 - If you are utilizing this
new technology be sure to read this AMA Report updated on January 14, 2013.
AMA Membership - All members that fly at our field, Marlow Anderson R/C
Airfield, MUST have a valid AMA membership card. AMA membership
renewal is required every year. AMA membership runs from Jan 1 to Dec
31. If you do not have a valid AMA membership, stop flying until
receiving one. A park flyer membership is NOT VALID at the field.
NO SMOKING at the field!
(King County contract
Lake Sawyer Hawks adopt General Safety Policy -
More AMA info at
XI website. (1-28-12)
Please be sure to sign-in and out at the field or
at the lake so the county and city see how these resources are being
utilized. This will ensure continued support and retention of these
valuable resources necessary for our sport. Please observe all the
Float Site rules when you fly as some rules are mandated by the county and city. (1-11-12)
Indoor Flying Site - for small electric planes and helicopters.
Every Friday afternoon from 12:30 to 3:30 PM at the
SeaTac Community Center, 13735 24th Ave S, SeaTac, WA. Cost is
$3.25 or $2.25 for seniors. (1-5-12)
City of SeaTac Park Flyer Site - For "Park Flyer" designated
airplanes and helicopters. Electric power only, maximum of 2 pounds
and less than 60 mph. AMA membership not required. Open 7 days a
3000 S. 150th
St., SeaTac, WA. There are setup tables and an astro-turf runway
that works well with small landing gear wheels. (1-5-12)
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