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ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: [IAC-L:1607] Variations on a Free (Henry Haigh)


Thread: [IAC-L:1607] Variations on a Free (Henry Haigh)

Message: [IAC-L:1607] Variations on a Free (Henry Haigh)

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From: Marsha Nolan <mnolan at>

Date: Wed, 29 Oct 1997 02:44:52 UTC


 For years quite a few Unlimited Pilots flew variations of Henry Haigh's free.

The flimsies seem to disappear from the judges line after the free
catagories. Its also a good source for unknowns to practice.

At 6:50 PM -0600 10/28/97, Herman Dierks wrote:
> If it meets all the requirements for a free flight, then yes.
> I doubt if it will.
> See the red book for all the requirements for the free, which
> includes the total number of figures and the total K factor.
> The free has to include a number of required figures that are spelled out in
> the red book.
> You are probably better off finding some free's that others have flown
> and simply copy them or use them to get ideas and then invent your own.
> Herman
>> This is my first year in intermediate and I have a question.  May I use a
>> "Known" from a prior year for my "Free" flight?


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