Tom

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Tom

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 5:39 am

Just got word a flying bud. an great friend of 40+years drowned , he was helping out a friend bail out his boat. Slipped fel over board. Really will miss him, Tom was that guy that new, or would find out anything. he was a head engineer for the torrington company for 4o years!Jim will have someone to hold the tail.(lost Jim 17years ago)Sure will miss him.
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Re: Tom

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:20 am

sad to hear. looks like he had some fun planes, says a lot about him.
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 7:02 am

Wild Fred wrote:sad to hear. looks like he had some fun planes, says a lot about him.

Yes he had planes made with folded cardboard!!!60 size, had a wankle on a small stick.The full line of "Ross"(they had Torrington companys berrings)Off water he flew a ace. with scratch built floats.He was a great set up guy!!
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Re: Tom

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 9:55 pm

Drowned. Wow. That's really sad.
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Re: Tom

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:09 pm

Sorry for your loss. Loosing someone really sucks!
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Re: Tom

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:10 pm

Sorry for the loss of your friend Falcon.
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Re: Tom

PostPosted: Sat Sep 15, 2018 6:27 am

>>>>>>>>Thank everyone for there comments<<<<<<<<
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