WarBirds Over Oregon, July 19th, Landing Fee $5, Runway 80 ft x 1400 ft,
Open Flying and Noon Show, Warbirds from 0.46 electric, glow, or gas
equivalent size (No turbine engines). For more information see
linked poster to contact Rick Dunn, Event Coordinator.
New Photo Galleries:
March 13 & 27 Float Fly and
April 3rd &10th Float Fly. (4-11-14)
& Tell at April 3rd Meeting: Richard Weaver brought a Protege
100, a modified Gold Berg Kit equipped to fly with floats or wheels; weight
about 12.5 pounds, wing span 73 inches, powered by a Saito 100.
Thomas Richards brought a modified Buzzard Bombshell (originally a free
flight) , electric, on scratch built floats. Dennis Sivak brought a
modified Mid Star 40 which will be finished to resemble a Vought OS2U-3
Kingfisher float plane, 7.5 pounds, powered by a Magnum 61 four stroke.
Lake Sawyer Hawk’s 2014 Open House in August will include
a Raffle of a "Ready to Fly"
J-3 Piper Cub built from a Great Planes balsa kit. Club member
volunteers will be finishing the incomplete plane which was donated to the
club. Check back for more
photos as the project progresses.
The plane will be completed, test flown and trimmed so it
is ready to fly. A great beginner package, the complete system consists of a
Great Planes J-3 Piper Cub, Futaba 4-channel transmitter with fully
installed receiver and servos, Hobbico Ultra-tote, and Covering and Trim
Irons plus extras.
Raffle tickets are $5 each with no limit, so buy several
to increase your chances of winning. Tickets will be available at club
meetings, as well as by contacting the club Treasurer Dan Vencill at
Web resource added:
Helpful Links to start the New Year:
Horizon Hobby "How-To"
& Spektrum Articles (12-10-13)
December 19th Float Fly is now on
You Tube (12-10-13)
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
sticker. ( 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)
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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