CRCM Meeting Report for May 4th, 2018

Meeting opened 7:40 pm – President Marcellino Presiding

Attendance: (17) members & (0) guests


  1. Cantigny Invite 7/26 (Thursday) 12 Noon – 4:00 pm. Marcellino to send out survey to gauge member interest in attending this event.
  2. Night Fly, 4/14/18 was cancelled; Members in attendance voted to schedule the next Night Fly event on July 28th, starting at 6:00 pm. Location: Glenview Naval Air Station. More information to follow.
  3. Field Maintenance Day occurred on 4/22/18; Rick B. and Kevin P. striped the field; Some work was done on the fence. Thanks guys for stepping up for this important work !!
  4. Hobby Town Schaumburg Grand Opening Event occurred on 4/28 @ 9 am to 6 pm; Kevin, Jim and Ray manned the table at various times. Thanks guys for volunteering for this event !!
  5. Promotional Trainer Day sponsored by Hobby Town was brought up by Hobby Town Schaumburg / St. Charles owner Brian Lee. Hobby Town will advertise, Club would provide planes and instructors and possibly light beverages.
  6. Fun Fly #1, Pylon Racing, Sunday 5/20 @ 9:00 am – Ed Kamm is Event Coordinator.

Minutes of April 6th Meeting:  Read by Secretary Mike Celli and accepted

Treasury Report: Presented by Treasurer Kevin Peterson and accepted (Total $7,528.07).

Committee Reports: None.

Old Business:  None.

New Business:  None.

Entertainment: None.

Tips and Tricks: Dana Berry: Nitro and gasoline users, check your fuel tank stopper if your engine is running rough or not idling well. There may be an air leak. Replace at least every 4 or 5 years to be safe.

Models of the Month: Ray Tinley: Horizon Hobby Hangar 9 Twist 40

Raffle Winners:  President Marcellino won the big prize Hobby Zone Carbon Cub S+

Meeting adjourned at 8:40 pm.