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Next Northwest control-line event: Zoot Ranch Fun Fly

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Tim Wescott of Oregon City, Ore., flew this Staggerwing in Classic Stunt at the 2024 Stunt-a-Thon in Auburn, Wash. Randy Ling photo.

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Northwest control-line news headlines


New! A new look at .21 Proto Speed See article in Speed section

New! Gene Pape's July 2024 column:
Lithium batteries and accidental fireworks!

See Miscellaneous Stuff >>

New! Orin Humphries' July 2024 column in Scale Matters: Mock-ups, Basics: Woods and Glues, Stooge, Second Checking

New! CL fliers bid another farewell to Bill Riegel Field at WOLF Get-Together See article

New! Northwest CL competition standings updated with Stunt-a-Thon results

New! 2024 Stunt-a-Thon results See article

Read Hi-Low Landings newsletter 2024 Issue No. 4 newsletter in Navy Carrier section

<< Northwest CL great Dan Rutherford dies See obituary

Speed legend John Newton dies See obituary in Speed section >>

Lots of flying at Oregon Flying Fun No. 3 See article

Eugene Prop Spinners club June 2024 Prop Spinner Chatter newsletter available for download in NW Club News

<< 2024 Northwest Control-Line Regionals report and photo gallery See article

2024 Jim Walker Memorial Spring Tune-Up results and photos See article

Read NCLRA April 2024 Torque Roll newsletter in Racing section

Huge Dave Shrum collection highlights Oregon Flying Fun No. 2 See article

2024 Vintage Stunt Championships report by Dennis Nunes See article in Aerobatics section

Prominent Oregon modeler Dave Shrum dies See obituary >>

Orin Humphries' March 2024 Scale Matters column: LED lights and color perception, Koverall and rib stitching, turbulators, finishing resin surfacing, hotter glow plugs, and the last of the 4BK Carb notes in Regular Columns

Western Oregon Control-line Flyers club January-February 2024 Wolf Call newsletter available for download in NW Club News

Restoring Joe Dill's Ranger 3: See article in Walker on Stunt >>

Read NCLRA February 2024 Torque Roll newsletter in Racing section