TIps and Tricks!
Purchasing the correct size skis is an important decision for getting the most fun out of winter flying.Answering a few simple questions can make ski selection much easier.
Outside air temperature matters!
Engine performance, flight performance,
and personal performance. Are all affected drastically by the outside air
Engine start-up tips (Especially with Nitromethane fuels):
For whatever unscientific reason, 24 degrees Fahrenheit seems to be the dividing point between "Stubborn", and "VERY Stubborn" starting engines.
Equipment and Airplane Performance.
is some very good, and very important information here! All learned and proven first hand. Often from the school of hard knocks.
Human Performance in cold temperatures and snow:
Do NOT laugh!
OK, you can laugh. But DO NOT do these things!
Yes, some people really do!
Don't forget to have a blast flying in the snow!
...Yes, we know. ...Spinning donuts on the bare ice is fun too!