Pine Centre Mall Show – 2016

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Setup starts the evening of Thursday April 7th at 7:00PM and runs through to the evening of the 9th.

All modelers are welcome to participate and show off your favorite models.

PGAM members, please stop by for a few hours on Friday and Saturday to represent your club.

See you there!

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2015 PG Aeromodelers Fun Fly

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Please join us for the 2015 Prince George Aeromodelers Fun Fly!

There will be plenty of excellent food, games and prizes. Dry camping is available with room for large trailers and motorhomes (sani dump available Bon Voyage Esso). Feel free to set up Friday and leave late Sunday to maximize your flying time. All modelers and guests are more than welcome.

Please RSVP as early as possible so that we can estimate food requirements.

See you there!
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Entry Fee: $0.00
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Volunteers Needed – May 8th, 9th & 10th

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Harold is generous enough to donate his land for our use without hesitation or restrictions.

The spring fair (May 8th, 9th & 10th) is rapidly approaching and volunteers are required to help create a fun and enjoyable experience for all. For those of you that may not know, Harold and Chris are on the board of directors for the spring fair and would greatly appreciate our support for this event.

The least we can do is offer a small amount of our time ...

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Safe Lipo Storage

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I just read yet another news article where an RC hobbyist lost his garage, and almost his entire house, to a lipo fire. He was charging a lipo in a ceramic pot, but he forgot to put the lid on. The charger malfunctioned and the battery flared and set the wall behind on fire. Next to the pot were a dozen other lipos, and they went up next. The hobbyist used up two fire extinguishers holding the fire at bay ...

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2015 Mall Show

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The PG Aeromodelers Pine Centre Mall show is on Friday March 13th and Saturday March 14th.

Please stop by and check out some of the interesting aircraft our members are displaying, try the flying simulator, and chat with a great group of people.

Event details can be found on our Schedule page.

See you there!

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Electric Flight – Calculating Max Battery Usage

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This is a great article written by Kevin Peltz that will help many electric flyers save both aircraft and battery packs. Thank you for taking the time to write this Kevin. It is very helpful!

One concept that many electric pilots grapple with is how long they can safely stay airborne on a lipo battery, without damaging it. Constantly over-depleting lipo’s severely shortens the number of charge cycles you’ll get out of them. Also, I don’t like to rely on the speed control’s LVC ...

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