Chicago Land Radio Control Modeler Meeting Minutes
July 8, 2011


The regular meeting of the Chicagoland Radio Control Modelers was called to order at 7:30 P.M on July 8, 2011 at the field .

19 Members present.

Present: Greg Ross ­ President, Brian Nowak – Vice President, Steven Sobolewski ­ Secretary

Approval of Minutes : The minutes of the previous meeting were read and accepted

Treasurers Report : Treasurers Report read and accepted .

Announcements made. None

Old Business

New Business

Permits obtained for all events.

Committee reports

Scale – Fred Cederholm discussed. Sanction number to be obtained. Flyers made up and distributed to Hobb7y Stores. Looking for volunteers to help. Start time at 9:00, Flying at 10:00 with lunch and over by 2:00 P.M.

Golf Outing – This will be held at Golf Club of Illinois in Algonquin. Time to be last weekend in September. Fun Fly – Dave Golubski said it will be .

Picnic – Date is July Saturday the 23rd. We will have a picnic free to all members and 1 guest. All additional will have a fee charged. Children 12 and under free. All others are $5.00 each. Starts at 9:30 A.M. Pop up tents, tables and chairs needed. Food at 12:00 and will be KFC. Water balloons by Al Brose, Blind Taxi . Signup sheet passed out.

Big Bird – Sun August 28th . 18th Annual. Landing fee is $10 for flyers with raffles. Non pilot is $5 lunch fee and not part of raffles or prizes. Starts at 8:30 and ends at 2:00. Ray will cook burgers. Dana Berry to be co CD.

Electric Fly – Carl Barshop talked about it. This was a cost to club of $140.00. Pop and water can be used for other events. 6 guests only turnout was slim.

Entertainment : None

Tips and Tricks

Ray Donati – Gave a tip and a Vendor to weld aluminum mufflers. A1 Quality Welding, 962 Estes Ct., Schaumburg, Il      847­ 301­2550

Model of The Month

Ed Bywalec with an Escapade, magnum 46 – 12 flights on it. Mods are Sullivan tailwheel, epoxied and bolted stabs, triangular stock in bulkhead. Eneloop battery 800 M.A. , reinforced landing gear also installed Higgley Hub.

Winner Ed Bywalec


Blue ticket – Membership – Carl Barshop, Ken Ward, Bob Carrol, Marcellino Bomicino, Ray Donati,Dave Golubski, Greg Ross, Brian Defillipo. .

Raffle – Dave Golubski, Dave Golubski, Steve Sobolewski.

Items for next meeting

Adjournment: Meeting was adjourned at 8:00 P.M .

Minutes submitted by:Steven Sobolewsi