The June 2019 meeting of the North Dallas RC Club occurred on June 15, 2019 at the NDRCC Field.
President Dave Schaefer called the meeting to order at 12:00 noon.
A motion was made, and seconded, to approve the May meeting minutes as read at the June meeting.
Approval passed unanimously, by voice vote.
VISITORS – None
PRESIDENT’S REPORT — Dave Schaefer:
Dave reported that donated items had been sold for $750 by him and Rich Phillps sold $350 of these
Dave recommended periodic maintenance on batteries to find problems. Especially important for LiPos
but NiCad and NiMh should be included.
If donated items are placed in the lost and found at the field they should be removed after a week or so if they gone before that.
A new grill was purchased with donations. Thanks to Rex Lawrence and Rodney Mcentire.
The WarBirds over Texas was a success both in terms of an event and financially for NDRCC. Dave
thanked all who volunteered by name to make the event happen, those who donated items by name for the raffle, those by name who set up and torn down.
VICE PRESIDENT’S REPORT — Patrick McNamara:
Patrick announced that the July meeting will take place July 31st at the Frisco Library.
SECRETARY’S REPORT — Billy Slater:
TREASURER’S REPORT — Dave Cotton:
Dave reported the NDRCC financial condition as of the end of May.
A motion was made, and seconded, to approve the financial report as presented by Dave. Approval
passed unanimously, by voice vote.
MEMBERSHIP REPORT – Bruce Lakatos:
Bruce reports 151 members as of the date of the meeting.
FIELD REPORT — Rodney Mcentire:
Rodney not present. A comment was made that the field looked good.
SAFETY REPORT — Charles Schafer:
Charles was not present.
SOUND REPORT – Billy Slater:
I made the comment that residential developments were being done south east of the field beyond the tree line. We need to be aware of our noise level and may need to lower the current maximum in the future.
TRAINING – Rich Phillips:
Rich was not present.
RAFFLE –Olga Lawson-Andrews :
The quarterly prize of a four station HiTec charger was raffled with a number of other monthly items.
CD REPORTS and EVENTS:
The rescheduled spring Float Fly will be July 27th at Lake Dallas.
Discussion took place on holding an October Float Fly with no decision being made.
A discussion took place on different types of fire extinguishers and their use.
A motion was made to buy three new water fire extinguishers to replace the rusted existing
extinguishers. Approval passed unanimously, by voice vote.
I (Billy Slater) was tasked with looking into fire blankets.
Business portion of the meeting closed at 12:45 PM
SHOW AND TELL: