looking for the live blogThis is an unofficial IRCHA 2014 Event and GIveaways Schedule. I am trying to consolidate as much of the information as I can to help the IRCHA pilots get the most out of the event…and not miss any giveaways!  This information is not guaranteed for accuracy.  Please verify schedules of important events. If you see an error. or have an event to add, please let me know as soon is possible so I can update the calendar. cpo@everythingcpo.com.  If I don’t know about it, then it’s not going to be on this calendar. I am not responsible for missed events due to inaccuracy or schedule changes. You can subscribe to this calendar at the bottom of the page.

Aug
6
Wed
Pilot Meeting – Show Center
Aug 6 @ 9:00 am
Open Flying Starts
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am
Aug
7
Thu
2014 IRCHA Speed Cup : Day One – Pilot Meeting at 0830! – Site 3
Aug 7 @ 8:30 am
Hero Cup Multirotor Races Pilot Entry (Drawing) at IRCHA Pilot Meeting
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am
Pilot Meeting – Show Center
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am
Align Flight Demos – Show Center
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am
Seminar – Vario Helicopters – West Seminar Tent
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am
Kontronik Demos – Show Center
Aug 7 @ 11:00 am
New Machine Demos – Show Center
Aug 7 @ 12:00 pm
KDS Hero Cup Multirotor Bracket Race – Center Stage (please confirm this )
Aug 7 @ 1:00 pm
Seminar – East/West Seminar Tents
Aug 7 @ 1:00 pm
Peak Aircraft – Show Center
Aug 7 @ 2:00 pm
Soldering Techniques – St Louis Whirlybirds – East Seminar Tent
Aug 7 @ 3:00 pm
Thunder Tiger – Show Center
Aug 7 @ 3:00 pm
Thunder Tiger Raptor E700 V2 Giveaway – Center Stage
Aug 7 @ 3:00 pm
JR Americas – Show Center
Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm
Castle Creations and Align? – Show Center (need confirmation)
Aug 7 @ 5:00 pm
RC Booya Customer Appreciation Party – RC Booya Booth (West 9)
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm
Aug
8
Fri
2014 IRCHA Speed Cup : Day Two : Pilot Meeting : Site 3
Aug 8 @ 8:30 am
Pilot Meeting – Show Center
Aug 8 @ 8:30 am
KDS – Show Center
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am
KDS Helicopters Agile 5.5 Giveaway – Power Hour
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am

Stop by the KDS booth for details.

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Heli Direct / IKON Seminar – West Seminar Tent
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am
Horizon – Show Center
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am
Thunder Tiger / Futaba Q&A With Nick Maxwell and Ben Minor – East Seminar Tent
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am
Empire – Show Center
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am
KDS – West Seminar Tent
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am
Thunder Tiger / Futaba Flying and Setup Clinic – Hobbico Pit Area (W2)
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am
Noon Demos – Featuring the F3N champion – Show Center
Aug 8 @ 12:00 pm
Blade Helicopters Raffle Giveaway – see details
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm

1 PM on Fri and Sat are our raffle prize giveaways. This will be available to folks that sign up on our tablets.

Giving away 3 products each day: 200 QX, 130 X, mCP X BL

Encore RC – West Seminar Tent
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm
HeliDirect – Show Center
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm
Mikado – East Seminar Tent
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm
Scorpion Power Systems Demo and Giveaways – Show Center
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm
Align Seminar – West Seminar Tent
Aug 8 @ 2:00 pm
BK Servos Seminar – East Seminar Tent
Aug 8 @ 2:00 pm
Contestant Selection – Gaui Heli Build-Off – Gaui Booth (See Details)
Aug 8 @ 2:00 pm

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Check this out!! “The GREAT GAUI Heli Build Off”

Visit our booth at IRCHA between August 6-8 and register to enter “The Great GAUI Heli Build Off” on Saturday August 9 at 2pm

Ten contestants will be picked on Friday August 8 at 2pm in front of GAUI tent.

There will be total of Five GAUI X3 and Five GAUI NX4 Gasser for the Build Off. ALL electronics will be included. Scorpion motors, Skookum FBL system, Xpert & Servo King servos, Halo & Spin Blades, Optipower batteries and much much more.

-Must be a Ircha registered Pilot to enter
-Must present Ircha pilot ID to register
-Must be present for the drawing on Friday August 8 at 2pm to redeem the winning ticket

When you register at sponsor booth you will get a raffle ticket.
On Friday at 2pm all raffle ticket will be totaled and will pick 10
tickets (10 contestants).

Raffle ticket winner MUST be present to win and qualified to enter for the
Build Off.

A short brief meeting will be held for the 10 contestants right after the
raffle.

– 5 contestants will be choose after the raffle to build X3
– 5 contestants will be choose after the raffle to build NX4 gasser
– All contestants will have 3 hours to finish the build and hover to
qualified as a winner.

Final prize and grand prize will unveil on Friday July 29th

– Contestants must bring their own Radio and receiver (that’s it)

To make sure this build goes smoothly and faster.

– Skookum staffs will be on site to help with all the FBL setups
– Gaui staffs will be on site to help program the GAUI 50A ESC
– All Optipower batteries will have connectors soldiered
– Gaui Staffs will be on site to help with the build and answer all the
questions
– Gaui T-10 gasser specialist will be on site to make sure the engine
start with no issues and all the setups are correct.

SAB – Show Center
Aug 8 @ 2:00 pm
JR Americas Seminar – East Seminar Tent
Aug 8 @ 3:00 pm
Mikado – Show Center
Aug 8 @ 3:00 pm
Xpert RC Seminar – West Seminar Tent
Aug 8 @ 3:00 pm
Avant – Show Center
Aug 8 @ 4:00 pm
Empire – West Seminar Tent
Aug 8 @ 4:00 pm
Gas Powered Thoughts Seminar – East Seminar Tent
Aug 8 @ 4:00 pm
Castle Creations & JR America – Show Center
Aug 8 @ 5:00 pm
HD Heli & Kontronic – Show Center
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm
KDS Margaritaville? ;-) – KDS Booth – Margarita Machine…Engage!
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm

Officially starting at 6PM, perhaps unofficially a little sooner…stop by the KDS tent for margaritas!

RC Heli Nation Live Podcast – RCHN Tent (E23)
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm

This is the big one! Hot Apple Pie, anyone?  LOL

 

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SWARM Party (After Dark – Time approximate) See Details.
Aug 8 @ 8:00 pm

Friday night flight line east of show center.

When it starts getting dark… look for a crowd of about 400 people, lol. And listen for tunes blasting.

Follow smell of 160 lbs wings, 200lbs of smoked pork, corndogs.

I’m told the rumballs are potent.  Consider yourself warned.. ; )

Aug
9
Sat
Pilot Meeting – Show Center
Aug 9 @ 8:30 am
KDS Helicopters Agile 7.2 Giveaway – Center Stage
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am

Stop by the KDS booth for details.

 

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Horizon – Center Stage
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am
Mikado Seminar – East Seminar Tent
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am
Seminar – Vario Helicopters – West Seminar Tent
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am
Thunder Tiger Helicopter Owners Photo Shoot
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am
SAB – Show Center
Aug 9 @ 11:00 am
Seminar – West Seminar Tent
Aug 9 @ 11:00 am
Soldering Techniques – ST Louis Whirlybirds – East Seminar Tent
Aug 9 @ 11:00 am
ONE Competition
Aug 9 @ 12:00 pm
Blade Helicopters Raffle Giveaway – see details
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm

1 PM on Fri and Sat are our raffle prize giveaways. This will be available to folks that sign up on our tablets.

Giving away 3 products each day: 200 QX, 130 X, mCP X BL

EMPIRE/Scorpion/Gaui w/ Giveaways – Show Center
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm
Heli Direct / IKON Seminar – East Seminar Tent
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm
Seminar – West Seminar Tent
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm
AccuRC giveaway to Best Auto at the Autorotation Contest
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm
Encore RC Seminar – West Seminar Tent
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm
Heli Direct – Show Center
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm
IRCHA 2014 Autorotation Contest
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm
KDS Seminar – East Seminar Tent
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm
The Great Gaui Heli Build-Off – Gaui Booth (See Details)
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm

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Check this out!! “The GREAT GAUI Heli Build Off”

Visit our booth at IRCHA between August 6-8 and register to enter “The Great GAUI Heli Build Off” on Saturday August 9 at 2pm

Ten contestants will be picked on Friday August 8 at 2pm in front of GAUI tent.

There will be total of Five GAUI X3 and Five GAUI NX4 Gasser for the Build Off. ALL electronics will be included. Scorpion motors, Skookum FBL system, Xpert & Servo King servos, Halo & Spin Blades, Optipower batteries and much much more.

-Must be a Ircha registered Pilot to enter
-Must present Ircha pilot ID to register
-Must be present for the drawing on Friday August 8 at 2pm to redeem the winning ticket

When you register at sponsor booth you will get a raffle ticket.
On Friday at 2pm all raffle ticket will be totaled and will pick 10
tickets (10 contestants).

Raffle ticket winner MUST be present to win and qualified to enter for the
Build Off.

A short brief meeting will be held for the 10 contestants right after the
raffle.

– 5 contestants will be choose after the raffle to build X3
– 5 contestants will be choose after the raffle to build NX4 gasser
– All contestants will have 3 hours to finish the build and hover to
qualified as a winner.

Final prize and grand prize will unveil on Friday July 29th

– Contestants must bring their own Radio and receiver (that’s it)

To make sure this build goes smoothly and faster.

– Skookum staffs will be on site to help with all the FBL setups
– Gaui staffs will be on site to help program the GAUI 50A ESC
– All Optipower batteries will have connectors soldiered
– Gaui Staffs will be on site to help with the build and answer all the
questions
– Gaui T-10 gasser specialist will be on site to make sure the engine
start with no issues and all the setups are correct.

Winner Selection – Futaba CGY750 – “Take A Selfie” Giveaway
Aug 9 @ 2:30 pm

http://www.bestrc.com/promos/ircha-selfie-promo-2014/index.html

Go to the Hobbico booth at the 2014 IRCHA show this year, and you could go home with more than good memories. One lucky pilot will also go home with a brand-new CGY750 3-Axis Gyro & Governor — the most advanced flybarless heli system in Futaba history!

Anyone who’s over 18 and attending the 2014 IRCHA show can enter. And entering is as easy as 1-2-3.

1. Take a “selfie” at the Futaba/ThunderTiger booth.
2. “Like” the Futaba or ThunderTiger Facebook page.
3. Upload your selfie to the page.

The winner will be picked by random drawing at the Hobbico booth on Saturday, August 9 at 2:30 p.m.

You don’t need to be present to win, but you do have to enter — and you can do it only at the 2014 IRCHA show. Runs August 6-9 at the AMA flying field in Muncie, IN.

Xpert RC Seminar – East Seminar Tent
Aug 9 @ 3:00 pm
Mikado – Show Center
Aug 9 @ 3:00 pm
Avant – Show Center
Aug 9 @ 4:00 pm
CPO & Rotors! The RC Helicopter Show – Live Show – Soko Heli Tools Booth (E24)
Aug 9 @ 4:00 pm

This Saturday at 4PM (IRCHA STANDARD TIME):
Ade and Kev talk to Chris From +EVERYTHING cpo live from IRCHA
If you are at IRCHA make sure you Find Chris at the Soko Heli Tools stand (E24) at 4pm on Saturday or he may just pounce on you when you least expect it (but probably around 4pm!) Chris will be asking important life changing questions of attendees and taking questions from the audience.
Dont forget to check out www.everythingCPO.com for Chris’s Live blog and the most complete IRCHA calendar of events as well as our google+ event where you can join in and post your own pictures for all to see.
https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/c3ecvra106915sv3ml8g1tuh430
If you are at IRCHA go find Chris, If you aren’t then get a piece of the action with us!
Here’s the link if you want to view the live show online:
https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/cgvobbushgerbk70nbm7t8lgd44

 

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Empire Seminar – East Seminar Tent
Aug 9 @ 4:00 pm
Castle/ JR America – Show Center
Aug 9 @ 5:00 pm
Pilots Dinner
Aug 9 @ 5:30 pm
Kontronik – Show Center
Aug 9 @ 6:00 pm
Hero Cup Multirotor Semi Finals & Finals – Center Stage after IRCHA Raffle
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm
Jamboree Wrap Up and Raffle Give-Away
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm
Night Fly Championships (After Dark – Time approximate) – Show Center
Aug 9 @ 8:00 pm
Night Pylon Racing (After Dark – Time approximate based on expected sunset time)
Aug 9 @ 8:00 pm
EMPIRE FIREWORKS FINALE Time unknown, but approximate.
Aug 9 @ 9:00 pm