May 2011 Challenge Pictures

Things that Fly!



5/6/2011 Click on image to see closeup.

Stephen Case-Pall


This one did not really fly all that well, thanks for the effort!
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Dan Gallo


Taketombo is Japanese for bamboo dragon. It is an ancient Japanese toy made from Baltic Birch plywood and Mahogany, some brass rod, dowels, string and a wooden ball. The finish is 50-50 mixture of boiled linseed oil and mineral spirits. Top coat is semi-gloss lacquer.
5/6/2011 Click on image to see closeup.

Gene Haury



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Joel Oksner



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Dave Studley


The idea, and the project itself, just 'hit' Dave!
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Dan Waingrow


Dan's Flying Pig.
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Bill Watkins


Made from thin Oak, Bill kept it simple ...
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Anonymous Maker


This thing REALLY flew!
5/6/2011 Click on image to see closeup.