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Annual Show PDF Print E-mail
Written by Administrator   
Thursday, 18 June 2009 19:24

The 47th Annual WMAA Model Show and Swap Shop will remain at it's new home in 2017. The show will be  held at The Northland Performing Arts Center, 4411 Tamarack Blvd. Columbus, OH 43229 (http://www.npac614.com/about.asp)  see map below

Our next Show will be Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 8:30am until 1pm

 

This is perennially the largest show of its kind in Central Ohio and one of the largest in the Midwest, featuring a static model competition, a giant swap shop area, a grand raffle as well as door prizes and hourly raffles.

Static Competition - Bring your beautifully crafted models or come see what others have labored over!  Registration is from 9 am until 12 pm and awards will be given at 1pm.  Entry fee = $3.00 per model.  1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards will be given for the following classes:

  • R/C Small Sport Airplane (any type airplane under 12 lbs)
  • R/C Large Sport Airplane (any type airplane over 12 lbs)
  • R/C Scale Airplane (documentation required)
  • R/C Jets (includes ducted fan/jet aircraft)
  • R/C Soaring Airplane (gliders w/removable power pod; electric soarers)
  • R/C Helicopter
  • R/C Car (all types - cars, trucks and all other land vehicles)
  • R/C Boat (all types of boats and power)
  • Free Flight Airplane (rubber/gas/electric)
  • U/C Airplane
  • Model Rocket
  • Best of Show Award (all aircraft classes including electric power)

Giant Swap Shop - Hey sellers, 80 tables are available for just $12 each (which includes 1 admission per table).  Send reservations and a check to WMAA, 389 Eastworth Ct. Worthington OH 43085.  Call Dave Dumond at 614-885-0266 ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) for details.  Hey buyers - this is a great way to stock up on new and used models, parts and support equipment for the 2016 flying season!  Are you new to R/C?  This is a perfect place to get a glimpse of what the hobby has to offer to everyone young and old.

Non-Competition Model Display - Display models without entering judged categories - no registration fee, and all models welcome!

Grand Raffle - 1st Prize - 50/50% cash prize, 2nd Prize - Complete RC Airplane ....  Tickets are just $1 each.

Admission:

  • Adults - $5.00
  • Children 6 to 12 - $3.00
  • Children under 6 - Free!

Free on-site parking. Food and Beverages are available from an on-site vendor.

For general show information call Paul Krumm at 614-891-6999 ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ).  The show is hosted by the Westerville Model Aeronautics Association.

We hope to see you there!

 

2011 Show Pic 1

2011 Show Pic 2

2011 Show Pic 3

Last Updated on Monday, 16 January 2017 12:21
 
Pylon Race PDF Print E-mail
Written by Scott McCrory   
Saturday, 18 July 2009 18:03

Pylon Races are held at Dinneen Field during the summer monthsPylon races are planned for Saturday July 22 and Saturday September 30 for 2017

As in previous years, next year if you don't want to fly, at least come and lend a hand with the races - it's fun and educational, really!  After the event there will be hot dogs, brats, and steak burgers, on the club!  If you have any questions about this event, contact Lou Matustik at 614-488-7834 or at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 January 2017 18:02
 
Kids Fly at Library Day PDF Print E-mail
Written by Administrator   
Tuesday, 07 July 2009 10:09

Kids Fly at Library Day is a very popular public outreach event.  Throngs of kids of all ages come out to the field and fly R/C trainers using buddy-boxes (dual controls) watched over by experienced WMAA pilots.  Everyone enjoys a free lunch of soft drinks, hot dogs and chips supplied by the club. The next Library Day will be at Dinneen Field Saturday, July 8, 2017 following an informational and static display at the Westerville Public Libraray the previous Friday!  The Saturday flying program starts at 9:00 and runs until 2:00 pm   Be there for a great experience and enjoyable time!

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 January 2017 18:03
 
Columbus Scale Classic! PDF Print E-mail
Written by Scott McCrory   
Monday, 24 June 2013 20:36

5th ANNUAL COLUMBUS SCALE CLASSIC!
Saturday August 19 and Sunday August 20, 2017

AMA Sanction #TBA

CD Mike Barbee
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Scale Classes
511 RC Sportsman Sport Scale
512 RC Expert Sport Scale
515 RC Designer Scale
522 RC Team Scale Beginner Scale
520 Fun Scale Novice and Expert


WMAA Flying site @ Dinneen Field
Alum Creek State Park


Static Judging 8 am Saturday
Flying Starts 10 am Saturday & 8 am Sunday
See the best scale models in the area!


Pilot and Guest Hangar party Saturday Evening at Monster Hangar


1st entry $20.00, 2nd entry $10.00
*SPECTATORS WELCOME*


Find us at www.wmaa-wags.org

There are at least 10 motel accomodations near Alum Creek State Park all of which are 8 to 10 miles from Dinneen Field and each has a map attached to their respective location. These include Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Comfort Inn, Cambria Suites, Hilton Columbus-Polaris, America's Best Value, North Pointe Hotel, Best Western Plus, Comfort Inn, and Candlewood Suites-Polaris.  Click here or search: Motels near Alum Creek State Park, Delaware, OH 43015 for a map of places to stay.

 

Save $5.00 and send us your pre-registration now.  Do NOT send money at this time.

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 January 2017 18:04
 
Regular Club Meetings PDF Print E-mail
Written by Scott McCrory   
Thursday, 08 October 2009 11:50

Summer meetings (May -September) are held the second Monday of each month at the Dinneen Shelter Area located 1/4 mile east of Lewis Center Road on Africa Road.

During the winter, regular club meetings are held the second Monday of every month in the lower level of the:

First Presbyterian Church at 41 W. College Avenue, Westerville OH.

Note that it's usually best to park in the rear parking lot and enter the Knox Street side entrance.

All regular and prospective members are welcome to attend!

See you there!

 

 

Last Updated on Saturday, 04 October 2014 14:40
 
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