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Established in 1974, we are a friendly club of model flying enthusiasts.Our main flying site is at Stickfast Lane, near Iwade in Kent.The club also hasa field for free flight & gliders near Harty on the Isle of Sheppey. If your interested in joinng, pop down to the Stickfast Lane field on a nice flying day for a chat or, alternatively post on the club forum. For membership or other enquiries Click Here

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Club Meetings
(Monthly on the last Weds of the month)
8pm At:

The Walnut Tree Club
Medway Road
Gillingham Kent ME7 1NL
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Stickfast Lane Postcode:
ME9 8QE click for map

 


No Driving Cars On Field

MUD MUD GLORIOUS MUD  . Some of you may remember the song by Swan and Flanders from years ago. Well the MUD is back and the field is getting VERY soft . Don't drive over to the Patch until further notice as you will get stuck . Please park on the track in the field or in the car parking area by track.  Your help will be appreciated.

Phil

no driving on the field it's muddy

Harty Field (as at 31st Jan)

I optimisticly went to the Harty site to try and trim the new Snipe but to no avail as the dirt track was far to wet and there was a lot of standing water on the ground and under the grass. However the road access that was "resurfaced" in the summer is good and there are no slurry ponds to drive through. The crops around the site look like the green shoots of wheat so we may have a reasonable site in the better weather. ............. Mike Smith


Click Here to See New Layout for Pits, Runway and No Fly areas.


Indoor Fliers Please note :
After unexpected hall hire price increase by the venue, the cost to fly has had to correspondingly increase (see below) apologies but obviously beyond our control.

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FPV Flyers Please Read

Hello everyone, after being down the field it has come to our attention that there is a lot of fpv going on. Please can you follow these few simple steps to stop any future problems or accidents.
1. If you intend to fly fpv please talk to any other pilots that are also flying fpv to find out what channels they are flying on.
2. Do not power up a vtx unless you know you will not clash on channels.  
3. If you intend to fly an fpv model but you are flying line of sight please turn off your vtx so it is not transmitting. You may need to add a switch or plug to your vtx power lead so you can power down your vtx if not in use.
4. Make sure you know how to change the channel on your vtx as you may have to change it down the field. If you need help with this please ask someone to show you as you should know how to use the equipment you are flying.
5. Can any members flying fpv please make sure you all fly from the same area so you can communicate with other fpv pilots no matter what flying machine you are using.
If any members have any problems following these steps do not fly and bring your issues to a committee member.
Many thanks 
Ian.
(Comp sec)


Harty Ferry Site

New directions are now available (courtesy of Mike Smith) Click Here
(Its below details for Stickfast Lane field)


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club notices

Last Updated
6th February 2017


Flying Times

IC & 'noisy' electric (incl.EDF)
From 10am to 7pm

Gliders/Quiet Electric
Dawn-Dusk

NO PULSE JETS
OR
TURBINES

(incl. turbine Helicopters)

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Lipo Safety Booklet
Safe and effective use of LiPo batteries. Click Here To Read It.


 


     
 
 
   

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