The CAN-AM RC Tank Club is a group of remote control tank enthusiasts that meet together to run our tanks on a miniature battlefield and conduct simulated battles using Infrared combat systems.
 
CalendarLog inHomeRegisterGalleryFAQ
Log in
Username:
Password:
Log in automatically: 
:: I forgot my password
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Latest topics
» Video Battle Day Sep 22, 2018
by Jarlath Yesterday at 8:59 pm

» Spare tank track
by dgsselkirk Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:38 pm

» Big Mike's Recoil system & manlet mounts
by Jarlath Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:17 am

» R/C Boat (Brushed or Brushless)
by kaptain Jack Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:16 am

» Stock turret internal images...
by Jarlath Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:35 am

» Night Combat
by Jarlath Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:30 am

» Battle Day Sep 22: Operation Junction City
by MikeC Mon Sep 17, 2018 2:32 pm

» who wants to do this
by Airbrushler Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:52 am

» Fort Erie, September 15, 2018
by Bud Sun Sep 16, 2018 11:22 pm

Top posting users this month
Jarlath
 
MikeC
 
dgsselkirk
 
knispel
 
Glen B
 
Shoveler74
 
treemagnet
 
Airbrushler
 
hachleopard2
 
dougjobe
 

Share | .
 

 Can-Am Battleday June 2016

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
Go to page : 1, 2, 3  Next
AuthorMessage
Stince
General
General
avatar

Posts : 2263
Join date : 2012-03-21
Age : 44
Location : Windsor, Ontario

PostSubject: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Fri Jun 03, 2016 12:41 pm



Saturday, June 18th, 2016

It's the start of our regular Battle Season
and a good way to celebrate Father's Day weekend!

Set up begins at 9:00am. Last salvo is fired at 4:00pm


Cam Am Tank Club BattleDay Schedule
9:00 - 9:30 set up
9:45 - 10:15 1st battle
10:30 - 11:00 2nd battle
11:15 - 11:45  3rd battle

1 hour Lunch time - Social

12:45 - 1:15 4th Battle
1:30 - 2:00 5th Battle
2:15 - 2:45 6th battle
3:00 - 3:30 7th battle
3:45 - 4:15 8th battle - final battle of the day
Clean up - 4:15




* Please watch the forum for any changes.*

Please let us know if you can or can not attend!



Also we will be collecting Membership Dues - $30.00 for the year.

_____________________________________________
HL Panzer III   |   HL Tiger   |   HL Jagdpanther   |   HL Panther   |   Mato Sherman
Hooben Elefant   |   HL Pershing   |   HL Bergepanzer IV   |   Tamiya Leopard 1A   |   WSN T-34
HL "Golden" Pan-Tiger   |   M16 Halftrack   |   HL Panzer IV   |   Tamiya KV-1   |   Tamiya Tiger


Last edited by Stince on Tue Aug 02, 2016 1:01 pm; edited 1 time in total
Back to top Go down
http://can-amrctankclub.canadian-forum.com
Bud
Staff Sergeant
Staff Sergeant
avatar

Posts : 338
Join date : 2015-11-09
Age : 76
Location : Windsor, Ohio

PostSubject: attendence   Sun Jun 12, 2016 3:06 pm

I will be at Fort Erie.
Back to top Go down
Jughead
Staff Sergeant
Staff Sergeant
avatar

Posts : 351
Join date : 2015-12-20
Age : 53
Location : welland

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sun Jun 12, 2016 4:20 pm

Hey bud , this one will be a shorter for you , just off netherby rd !! Did you get your tanks fixed up ?
Back to top Go down
dgsselkirk
General
General
avatar

Posts : 2015
Join date : 2013-02-12
Age : 58
Location : Kitchener ON

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sun Jun 12, 2016 4:52 pm

I'm working on the ZTZ... :-)

I'm planning on being there extra early to du some further trimming if need be...

_____________________________________________
"There are things in Russia which are not as they seem..."
Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov

Too many tanks, not enough time....
Back to top Go down
Jughead
Staff Sergeant
Staff Sergeant
avatar

Posts : 351
Join date : 2015-12-20
Age : 53
Location : welland

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sun Jun 12, 2016 5:34 pm

Dean , don't bring your lawnmower if you don't have the room , I'll bring mine
Back to top Go down
dgsselkirk
General
General
avatar

Posts : 2015
Join date : 2013-02-12
Age : 58
Location : Kitchener ON

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sun Jun 12, 2016 5:43 pm

I just want to make sure it's short like Oshawa. Everybody's tanks drove so well... :-)

_____________________________________________
"There are things in Russia which are not as they seem..."
Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov

Too many tanks, not enough time....
Back to top Go down
Negaduck
Second Lieutenant
Second Lieutenant
avatar

Posts : 616
Join date : 2013-01-03
Age : 34
Location : Pickering Ontario

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sun Jun 12, 2016 7:02 pm

until a wheel or two fall off lol

_____________________________________________
I do things in the name of science but first hold my beer
Back to top Go down
Stince
General
General
avatar

Posts : 2263
Join date : 2012-03-21
Age : 44
Location : Windsor, Ontario

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sun Jun 12, 2016 9:11 pm

Me and Scout will be there.

Also for those haven't paid yet, I will be collecting membership dues.

_____________________________________________
HL Panzer III   |   HL Tiger   |   HL Jagdpanther   |   HL Panther   |   Mato Sherman
Hooben Elefant   |   HL Pershing   |   HL Bergepanzer IV   |   Tamiya Leopard 1A   |   WSN T-34
HL "Golden" Pan-Tiger   |   M16 Halftrack   |   HL Panzer IV   |   Tamiya KV-1   |   Tamiya Tiger
Back to top Go down
http://can-amrctankclub.canadian-forum.com
knispel
Lieutenant Colonel
Lieutenant Colonel
avatar

Posts : 1116
Join date : 2012-07-01
Age : 66
Location : North of Kitchener

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Mon Jun 13, 2016 12:41 pm

Norma and I are looking forward to Sat.
Back to top Go down
http://canamtankclub.homestead.com/Member4.html
Lincs Winks Wayne
Staff Sergeant
Staff Sergeant
avatar

Posts : 328
Join date : 2012-03-22
Age : 74
Location : Fort Erie

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Mon Jun 13, 2016 1:09 pm

I expect to be there, I will bring Wieners, Buns and and condiments.

Wayne
Back to top Go down
Negaduck
Second Lieutenant
Second Lieutenant
avatar

Posts : 616
Join date : 2013-01-03
Age : 34
Location : Pickering Ontario

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Mon Jun 13, 2016 4:31 pm

is it that weekend already

_____________________________________________
I do things in the name of science but first hold my beer
Back to top Go down
Lincs Winks Wayne
Staff Sergeant
Staff Sergeant
avatar

Posts : 328
Join date : 2012-03-22
Age : 74
Location : Fort Erie

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Mon Jun 13, 2016 4:35 pm

Negaduck wrote:
is it that weekend already
YUP !

Wayne
Back to top Go down
knispel
Lieutenant Colonel
Lieutenant Colonel
avatar

Posts : 1116
Join date : 2012-07-01
Age : 66
Location : North of Kitchener

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Fri Jun 17, 2016 1:08 pm

Nuts.
Norma has been called to work Sat. One less dog on the BBQ,Wayne

On the plus side, she made rice crispy squares ( you best hope there are some left when I get to the field )
Back to top Go down
http://canamtankclub.homestead.com/Member4.html
Stince
General
General
avatar

Posts : 2263
Join date : 2012-03-21
Age : 44
Location : Windsor, Ontario

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Fri Jun 17, 2016 8:59 pm

It occurred to the other day, that this Battleday will mark my 5th anniversary of my first Battleday. Very Happy

For the fun of it I thought I'll bring my first battle tank (yes Dean it was a Tiger). I haven't run it almost 3 years so I hope works.

_____________________________________________
HL Panzer III   |   HL Tiger   |   HL Jagdpanther   |   HL Panther   |   Mato Sherman
Hooben Elefant   |   HL Pershing   |   HL Bergepanzer IV   |   Tamiya Leopard 1A   |   WSN T-34
HL "Golden" Pan-Tiger   |   M16 Halftrack   |   HL Panzer IV   |   Tamiya KV-1   |   Tamiya Tiger
Back to top Go down
http://can-amrctankclub.canadian-forum.com
Jughead
Staff Sergeant
Staff Sergeant
avatar

Posts : 351
Join date : 2015-12-20
Age : 53
Location : welland

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Fri Jun 17, 2016 9:39 pm

Me as a newbie , I gotta see your first tank , wonder if anybody else still has there first tank or battle tank , would make a good show if everybody brought there's out , I know I'll never get rid of my first battle tank , it's a mess since I painted it myself but I love it !! Lol
Back to top Go down
Glen B
Major General
Major General
avatar

Posts : 1761
Join date : 2012-03-22
Age : 66
Location : Fort Erie, Ontario

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Fri Jun 17, 2016 9:52 pm

Jughead wrote:
Me as a newbie , I gotta see your first tank , wonder if anybody else still has there first tank or battle tank ,  would make a good show if everybody brought there's out , I know I'll never get rid of my first battle tank , it's a mess since I painted it myself but I love it !! Lol


Mine got re-done, so it isn't in its original 2010 markings.

Original 3 colour scheme;




Present late war east front camo, Hungary, early 194;




I don't think I can run it right now, the old SLU electronics are "senile"

_____________________________________________
"Luck favours the prepared!."
Back to top Go down
Jarlath
Major
Major
avatar

Posts : 1056
Join date : 2016-06-01
Age : 45
Location : Kitchener, ON

PostSubject: Battleday - June 18 2016   Sat Jun 18, 2016 6:29 pm

It was great to come out an meet many of you today.
https://goo.gl/photos/Dj1X8r5ubNGohjNa9
A few images and some basic videos.
A pleasure discussing stuff that I am (was) otherwise clueless about.
Back to top Go down
http://www.tpf-online.com
MikeC
Major General
Major General


Posts : 1633
Join date : 2013-08-25
Location : Toronto, Ontario

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sat Jun 18, 2016 9:45 pm

Mike, great pics. 

I am glad to report that the Clark board failure wasn't as bad as I thought. Some how the Strumtiger came back to life after I got home. The Chally, however, does seem like it has burnt one of the FETs and one directional motion is shot.

I have a spare Leo board and that's what will be in my Chally for now. The Chally board is going back to Clark. I am wondering if this is again some teething problem that hopefully will get sorted out given that this is the first batch of the Tk-24s.

I did had a funky receiver but will test it out. I seem to recall having one with intermittent problem before but decided to toss it back into the parts bin and it might have been one of the same.
Back to top Go down
Strato50
Lieutenant General
Lieutenant General
avatar

Posts : 1985
Join date : 2012-03-28
Age : 33
Location : Hamilton, On

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sat Jun 18, 2016 10:24 pm

Mike, I had the exact thing happen to my KV and it was sent back, it's like you said one of the directional controls ate it. 

Really good day, no sunburn and hardly a broken tank (for me anyway..!) Hopefully next time I'll bring more powder and we can record it Very Happy

_____________________________________________
Tiger I - Panzer III - Panzer IV - Chi Nu Kai - STUG III/G - Panther G
M4A1 Sherman - KV-2 - T-34/85 - M26A1 - SU-76i - M3 Grant
Back to top Go down
Bud
Staff Sergeant
Staff Sergeant
avatar

Posts : 338
Join date : 2015-11-09
Age : 76
Location : Windsor, Ohio

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sat Jun 18, 2016 10:49 pm

Thank you all for the work you did to make the event a success(cutting/shaving the grass, carrying tables. setting up canopys, and putting out the buildings. I got tired watching you. LOL I had my first 3 battles today. I didn't do much in the first two but in the poker chip battle, I was next to last to out. I think everyone took pity on me. ALL EXCEPT ED. He cut me down. So cold hearted. Just joking Ed. Again I ended up with an overload of info. Thank you Russel for the work you did for me. And also Jordan with whom I enjoyed talking history of what we Yanks call the war of 1812. Also Dean and Mike for working on my ZTZ. And Wayne for the hot dogs. If they all went like this I would like to see more of them. THANK YOU ONE AND ALL!!!!!!!!
Back to top Go down
dgsselkirk
General
General
avatar

Posts : 2015
Join date : 2013-02-12
Age : 58
Location : Kitchener ON

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sat Jun 18, 2016 10:59 pm

although it was ta dtad warm for my liking we had enough shade and water to keep us going. Thanks to everybody that came out and thanks John and Ed for helping out with the "lawn" first thing and thanks Wayne for getting the hay field cut down in the first place! 
I had a most excellent day with my tanks! no failures, and my good old Sherman with new bearing idlers and my trusty old KV did stellar service through out the day. (thanks Russell) Lunch was great thanks boys!

Russell, can you upload the Firefly footage to youtube for me and make it public please? Much appreciated!

_____________________________________________
"There are things in Russia which are not as they seem..."
Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov

Too many tanks, not enough time....
Back to top Go down
kwa
Corporal
Corporal
avatar

Posts : 133
Join date : 2016-01-24
Age : 52
Location : Central Ontario

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sun Jun 19, 2016 12:05 am

Looks like it was a great day! I wish I could have made it out.

The pictures look good and I am looking forward to seeing more vidios.

_____________________________________________
HL Panther G, HL Early Tiger I
Back to top Go down
Glen B
Major General
Major General
avatar

Posts : 1761
Join date : 2012-03-22
Age : 66
Location : Fort Erie, Ontario

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sun Jun 19, 2016 6:56 am

dgsselkirk wrote:
although it was ta dtad warm for my liking we had enough shade and water to keep us going. Thanks to everybody that came out and thanks John and Ed for helping out with the "lawn" first thing and thanks Wayne for getting the hay field cut down in the first place! 
I had a most excellent day with my tanks! no failures, and my good old Sherman with new bearing idlers and my trusty old KV did stellar service through out the day. (thanks Russell) Lunch was great thanks boys!

Russell, can you upload the Firefly footage to youtube for me and make it public please? Much appreciated!
 
 +1!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Very Happy

I really appreciate the work done on the field.

_____________________________________________
"Luck favours the prepared!."
Back to top Go down
Glen B
Major General
Major General
avatar

Posts : 1761
Join date : 2012-03-22
Age : 66
Location : Fort Erie, Ontario

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sun Jun 19, 2016 7:03 am

Quote :

I don't think I can run it right now, the old SLU electronics are "senile"


Well, maybe this is not correct, I tested Panthers 103 & 435, as well as "Anneliese" (KT) and they ran fine with their SLU's.

I will have to bring some, or all of them out, to the next one.

_____________________________________________
"Luck favours the prepared!."
Back to top Go down
Negaduck
Second Lieutenant
Second Lieutenant
avatar

Posts : 616
Join date : 2013-01-03
Age : 34
Location : Pickering Ontario

PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   Sun Jun 19, 2016 11:09 am

hey dean i was trying to email those vid clips to you but the files are too big but ya i can put them on youtube for ya

_____________________________________________
I do things in the name of science but first hold my beer
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: Can-Am Battleday June 2016   

Back to top Go down
 

Can-Am Battleday June 2016

View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 3Go to page : 1, 2, 3  Next

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Can-Am RC Tank Club :: Assembly Area :: BattleDays-