These pictures were taken at the 2012 Oxford Free Flight Rally. 

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The weather (or more correctly the promise of bad weather) suppressed entries to some degree.  

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A Dick Twomey Snark (isn't this actually a Snoek rather than a Snark?) 

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Stuart Darmons Walkin Shoes, large and very slow…

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One of the two tail-less models on the towline

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Chris Skinner's chuckie 

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The Dreaming Spires Rally 

Pretty much another washout. 

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Andy Sephton about to launch his winning R30 model

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Derek Knight's Baradour

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Launching my R30; well Vintage chuckie, with a hastily added rocket motor after the loss of my actual R30 model.

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However some of the motors had a habit of burning through causing a somewhat unpredictable flight profile.

© Laurence Marks 2012