Club Meeting Report for February 2nd, 2024

Meeting opened 7:30 pm – Kevin Peterson Presiding

Attendance: (15) members & (0) guests


1.  Winter Fun Fly 2/25 was a great success. Thanks to all who participated.

2.  Club dues are due – $35.

3.  Reminder to renew AMA / FAA licenses. 

4.  AMA Brick letters were distributed for Ed, Rick and Fred. 

5.  April 11th will be bowling night tentatively. Brian D. to confirm.  

6.  No status on field from Forest Preserve. Marcellino to follow up with

Forest Preserve. 

7.  Special mention of Dana Berry’s wife dealing with health issues.

Thoughts and prayers appreciated for the family during this difficult time.

8.  Strictly RC in Norridge has closed.

Read minutes of Last Meeting (Mike Celli, Secretary)

1. Minutes read by Mike Celli for February 2nd, 2024 meeting.

Treasurer’s Report (Kevin Peterson, Treasurer)

1. Treasurer’s report read by Kevin Peterson and accepted.

  • Total – $6,816.71.

No guests were present at meeting.

Committee Reports: NONE.

Unfinished Business: NONE.

New Business: 

1. Jim Collins stated the FAA has published the FRIA zone map for the club. 

2. Patrick Darby has volunteered to spearhead a membership drive. More information to follow as this membership initiative evolves. 

Entertainment: NONE. 

Tips & Tricks: 

Brian D. – Desribes the use of a logical switch for control. The logical switch involves multiple switches to perform a function rather than just one switch to prevent accidental mishaps. 

Model of the Month:

Patrick Darby:  T28 1.2m Trogan (Electric Foam)

Brian D.: Still working on waterproofing his plastic floats. It was recommended Brian uses waterproof spray form hardware store. 


Raffle (Jim Collins, Vice President)

1.  White ticket won by Brian T., $80.

Meeting Adjourned at 8:30 pm.