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 Post subject: Elita !!
PostPosted: 01 Apr 2008 11:01 pm 
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:roll: :roll:

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After won the league of March 2008, she is sitting in the ICU, waiting for parts.

:shock: :( :shock: :(


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PostPosted: 01 Apr 2008 11:33 pm 
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阿邦,愚人節你又搞咩野? :? :?
係唔係將隻Lanita拆骨,再將佢升華,下次再


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PostPosted: 02 Apr 2008 01:24 pm 
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:twisted:

Who says that no grave sweeping on the fool's day?? :twisted:


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PostPosted: 11 Apr 2009 06:36 pm 
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After a year of good fun, the Elita ended her life today (again) at NFS.

It was strong easterly wind and was good condition for DSing. Entered the track as normal, started to pick up speed. She screamed loudly, and everyone on the slope was watching. Few rounds later, when I pulled up at the buttom of the track, she suddenly clapped her winds (clapping hands).

Experienced pilot like you would know, the spar broke. She ended up dashing toward the slope at about 150 Kmh.

A bit of luck out of very unlucky, she did not hit on any car or people. The nose cone was completely earthed into the soil !!

Even good repairer like me, still certified her death, despite reluctantly.

My deep condolence !!


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PostPosted: 11 Apr 2009 07:24 pm 
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Death inquest:

The spar was convert from Aris's spar.

Having checked, I found the middle section of the spar was not soaked enough epoxy !!

That why it was so easy to break (150km is not very fast)

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PostPosted: 11 Apr 2009 11:14 pm 
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阿邦,
隻美女Elita都被你玩左幾年,係時候放佢走啦!

我有兩條Aris的Wing joiners,但都是斷骨再縛,仲有一條完整無決,但留左係龍蝦灣。

Aris條陣真係好弱,所以我唔會用佢來玩DS。
拆衷順便啦!

無左隻Elita,你會帶咩野機去韓國比賽呀?


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PostPosted: 12 Apr 2009 12:13 am 
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Stanley wrote:
阿邦,
隻美女Elita都被你玩左幾年,係時候放佢走啦!

我有兩條Aris的Wing joiners,但都是斷骨再縛,仲有一條完整無決,但留左係龍蝦灣。

Aris條陣真係好弱,所以我唔會用佢來玩DS。
拆衷順便啦!

無左隻Elita,你會帶咩野機去韓國比賽呀?


嘩Stanley :shock: 有三個字連發音都唔同,四個中一個,25分,唔合格 :lol: :lol:

〝節哀順變〞呀 :idea:


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http://s239.photobucket.com/albums/ff6/ ... Scrash.flv


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PostPosted: 12 Apr 2009 01:22 pm 
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Ah Pong wrote:
A bit of luck out of very unlucky, she did not hit on any car or people. The nose cone was completely earthed into the soil !!
!!


I consider this to be very lucky.
Dear pilots,
FNS east slope is not suitable for DS. There are people and cars right below the DS track!


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