It is probably true that people who fly eight ounce Vintage Wakefields on full chat are wired directly to the moon!

To illustrate the point, this brief examination of the techniques involved in the preparation, treatment and (ab)use of rubber motors may encourage readers to join "The Crazy Rubber Band" in pursuit of aerodynamic perfection!

On the other hand it may cause you to shake your head in amazement that such foolhardiness exists inside the safe haven of a gentle pastime.

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Rara Avis and The Crazy Rubber Band

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Piling the Turns onto Morriset's "New Look"


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