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Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by SamNetwork, Sep 15, 2016.

  1. SamNetwork

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  2. Cobs

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    Haha gotta be a rare pic that
     
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  4. Sky Pirate

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    Ahhh I can see there's no flies on you guyso_O
     
  5. Rothgarr

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    That bug was supposed to yield to other air traffic -- it's in huge trouble. WE NEED MORE REGULATIONS!
     
  6. Traveler

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    I guess you failed the rules of see and avoid.
    Funny!


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    Good job - one less Zika mosquito.
     
  8. SamNetwork

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    I think it was a gnat.
     
  9. Neon Euc

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    Lol I did actually have half an insect on the rotor blade. With a blood splatter going all the way across it. Think I took out 5 bugs in one flight...still.... Quick painless death for them lol

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  10. LeonW

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    Poor little things. Can't you try avoid them or are you doing this for some kind of sick sport?

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  11. GPSMapNut

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    Hope, it happened outside of a No Fly zone. Otherwise that bug was breaking the regulations and should be reported to the authorities!

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  12. Neon Euc

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    Lol you got me.... I'm an assassin hitman that takes out bugs :p

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  13. Neon Euc

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    Lol I nearly spat my drink out laughing when I read that lol :)

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  14. SamNetwork

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    Latest FAA Rule:

    "All airborne insects must stay below 8 feet AGL or will face severe fines and/or imprisonment."
     
  15. theTastyCat

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    I don't even see a registration anywhere on that bug. The sky is falling. Back in my day you couldn't even be a bug without a 333 exemption
     
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  16. captainmilehigh

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    The NTSB will be calling you shortly for an incident report. Nice knowing you....


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  17. theTastyCat

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    Clearly at least level 3 trauma to the bug - 10 days to get your report it.
     
  18. Neon Euc

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    I have a feeling the bug has a relative that might get judge Judy involved. But maybe you can bribe them with an ounce of dog poo

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    Where do you live that you only got 5? I need to move there. Mine usually looks like a slaughter house when I fly it.
     
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  20. RedHotPoker

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    Does thee Phantom 4 avoid birds and bats? Ha
    My P3P props come back from a bloody masacre every night.

    I had an odd insect (drone) occurrence a few nights ago.
    Parked my SpYder, jumped off, and saw a wasp sitting on the back, near my bag I had bungeed to the passenger seat. I swatted it away, and thought it flew into the night. Went inside, hung up my coat and ate dinner. About an hour later, when getting ready to go back out, I reached for my coat and saw that dang wasp sitting on my shoulder.
    It must have rode in with me, and stayed on my shoulder the whole time. Gathered it up in a jar and pie plate. Walked it out onto the balcony and set it free, over the railing. I live four floors up.
    What the heck? Haha
    Yeah, it could have ruined my night, with one vicious bite. ;-)
    You know you were lucky, when a tiny creature can bite Or sting you.

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