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#1 LJS1993

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Posted 04 April 2018 - 19:13

Is this guy just crazy?  Would you fly with him?

 

https://www.youtube....h?v=n5XT_XdVAeA



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Posted 04 April 2018 - 20:35

It's a demonstration flight.  What do you find troubling or inappropriate about the flight?

 

It's a demonstration of both piloting skill, and the aircraft.


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Posted 04 April 2018 - 20:49

Its a demonstration on how to make butters puke. Didn't make it more than two minutes in before getting dizzy!
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Posted 20 April 2018 - 14:37

On a side note, a far superior machine to the Robbie...


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Posted 20 April 2018 - 15:02

On a side note, a far superior machine to the Robbie...


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Posted 20 April 2018 - 15:04

On a side note, a far superior machine to the Robbie...

 

You just gave me a great idea.



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Posted 20 April 2018 - 18:07

Where's that damm dislike button!

I hope it is not the case that you do not realize or appreciate the fact that the Enstrom is a far better built and, quite frankly, safe helicopter, compared to the R series.



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Posted 20 April 2018 - 19:04

I hope it is not the case that you do not realize or appreciate the fact that the Enstrom is a far better built and, quite frankly, safe helicopter, compared to the R series.


The R22 is very well built, and can take a lot of punishment (as I've read from muster pilot reviews) and I've always felt perfectly safe in it despite its tiny size and sensitivity!

The Enstrom is also a fine helicopter and very well built, and yeah, of course its safe, its big, wide and heavy!

,...but it is far from "better" than Robby, its simply a different design philosophy, for a different market.

You're comparing apples to oranges.

Even camparing the 22 to the 300 is pointless as they were both designed for different types of flying. The 300 was designed as a trainer, the 22 was deigned for Corporate Joe to take to work in the morning!

Now, if Enstrom wants to design something small, light, and affordable (because as I told the Enstrom rep at Heliexpo, "yeah its nice, but I can't afford the higher rental,...let alone purchase price") we can start comparing them!

,...and if Enstrom wants to design a light piston with a back seat, then we can start comparing it to the best selling helicopter in the world!
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Posted 20 April 2018 - 20:33

that same dude was definitely lucky that one time he crashed a 300 trying to do a back flip

 

ohhhh and 300 > enstrom > R22


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Posted 21 April 2018 - 12:36


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