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SA BEER LIFT COMPETITION PRIZE WINNERS & VIDEOS

PostPosted: Thu Feb 28, 2013 11:32 pm
by GarethRens
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Greetings my fellow humans!

Its finally that time! Time to find out whether all that hard work and sweat you put into getting alcoholic beverages airborne has actually paid off. Our beer lift was tiny compared to the HK one, but I don't think that mattered, everyone did a great job and that's all that matters. The most important thing, regardless of what our parents tell us. The most important key to a happy, not neccessarily successful life, is none other than FUN! Its something we never lose and something we can have everyday almost for free!

All in all, we had alot of fun over the past months doing what we did! BUT WAIT! There's more... PRIZES!!!


A BIG shout out goes to the wonderful people and companies that sponsored the awesome prizes.

They are:


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(http://www.steadidrone.com)
(http://www.rcwarehouse.co.za)
(http://www.multirotor.co.za)
(http://www.ltxrcmodels.co.za)
(http://www.stuffinc.co.za)


Thanks again guys and Im sure we're all looking forward to the next Beer Lift! :mbounce:

Now the advantage to having only a few people contend is that almost everybody's won something! So without further ado, the standings are as follows!

((((((((((STYLE PRIZE))))))))))
The Style prize goes to ET51 for his failure compilation video!
The Prize: A Steadidrone QU4D!
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((((((((((1ST PRIZE))))))))))
The 1st prize for lifting goes to Gamma for his 33 second 1,6kg beer lift!
The Prize: A HK V3 Controller Board & Quad Night Lights!
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]((((((((((2ND PRIZE))))))))))
The 2nd prize for lifting goes to our one and only octo! Vukko managed a 10 second, 2.4kg creature of the night flight!
The Prize: A DanZ MC 450 Lite Quad Frame!
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((((((((((3RD PRIZE))))))))))
The 3rd prize goes to ET51 again! For his 6 second, 1.5kg lift!
The Prize: A FMS 6CH USB FLIGHT SIMULATOR!
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((((((((((BOOBIE PRIZE))))))))))
And the boobie prize, goes to Hennis De Klerk for his 5 second, 1.3kg lift!
The Prize: 2x Lipo Battery Buzzers & because we know you've got a F450, - a Spare DJI Arm!
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CONGRATULATIONS EVERYONE! Im sure you're all stocked!
Honestly who would of thought you could win stuff by strapping beers to helicopter!!!??? Ludocris man! ;)

You all did very well and as the founder of SA Drones and the organiser of the beer lift, Im very proud of you
guys! Next MARS!


Till later, Cheers everyone!

Gareth :ugeek:

P.S. Dont forget to drop the sponsors a mail to thank them! :)


If anyone's confused about the standings, read on!

Points are awarded for more than just lifting!
A. 10 points per KG lifted.
B. 10 points for 5 second flight.
C. 0.5 points for every second in flight after the 5s qualifying time.

E.g. Bob lifts 10kgs of beer for 20 seconds = 100 + 10 + 10 = 120 points


(((((((((((((((( WINNING BEER LIFTS ))))))))))))))))))))

Style Prize winner: ET51

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1st Lift Prize winner: Gamma

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2nd Lift Prize winner: Vukko

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3rd Lift Prize winner: ET51

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Boobie Prize winner: Hennis De Klerk


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Re: SA BEER LIFT COMPETITION PRIZE WINNERS & VIDEOS

PostPosted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 12:13 am
by hennisdk
congrats guys.

can assume my last vid did not count.

thanks to all the sponsors, without you these competitions wont be possible.

Re: SA BEER LIFT COMPETITION PRIZE WINNERS & VIDEOS

PostPosted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 1:05 am
by ET51
Well done to everyone that entered and those who won prizes!

Many thanks to the sponsors & SA Drones :)

Re: SA BEER LIFT COMPETITION PRIZE WINNERS & VIDEOS

PostPosted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 1:23 pm
by Gamma
Congrats to everyone!

Was a fun event!
Also big ups to the sponsors!

So... what about the next one? Mulirotor racing!

Re: SA BEER LIFT COMPETITION PRIZE WINNERS & VIDEOS

PostPosted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 2:00 pm
by vukko
Well done guys, what a lekker compo - can't wait for the next one :D

Thank you very much Gareth for this forum, and thank you very much to the sponsors esp. Rob for the DanZ frame, my second one - thank you also DanZ for conceiving it ;)

Gareth, I forgot to send you specs. Size of the Octo is 925mm, AUW 4.0Kg

Re: SA BEER LIFT COMPETITION PRIZE WINNERS & VIDEOS

PostPosted: Mon Mar 04, 2013 9:47 am
by KevPerkins
Great work and CONGRATS to all!

I can see this compo getting bigger than RedBull VlugTag!!! :woot:

Maybe I'll be able to submit an entry next year. :hmmm:

:facepalm:

Re: SA BEER LIFT COMPETITION PRIZE WINNERS & VIDEOS

PostPosted: Mon Mar 04, 2013 9:24 pm
by robone
vukko wrote:Well done guys, what a lekker compo - can't wait for the next one :D

Thank you very much Gareth for this forum, and thank you very much to the sponsors esp. Rob for the DanZ frame, my second one - thank you also DanZ for conceiving it ;)

Gareth, I forgot to send you specs. Size of the Octo is 925mm, AUW 4.0Kg


The Frame is on its way. Congratulations vukko.

Re: SA BEER LIFT COMPETITION PRIZE WINNERS & VIDEOS

PostPosted: Wed Sep 04, 2013 1:19 pm
by Reynier
please please can we have a nother chance to do more bear lifting. I think if you look at the amount of views it is very popular and we need to do this every year or if you ask me, more than once a year. I missed my opportunity last year cause my drone, I list my maltyrotor (fk hoe spell jy dit) for 3 days and have build a new one since then. It is just so much fun watching the videos. Look I wont be doing much better than that lifting but will also ad some good vids .

Re: SA BEER LIFT COMPETITION PRIZE WINNERS & VIDEOS

PostPosted: Wed Sep 04, 2013 4:35 pm
by Gamma
Reynier wrote:please please can we have a nother chance to do more bear lifting. I think if you look at the amount of views it is very popular and we need to do this every year or if you ask me, more than once a year. I missed my opportunity last year cause my drone, I list my maltyrotor (fk hoe spell jy dit) for 3 days and have build a new one since then. It is just so much fun watching the videos. Look I wont be doing much better than that lifting but will also ad some good vids .


Iam up for it. Only if the winner gets a case of beer this time! haha.

Re: SA BEER LIFT COMPETITION PRIZE WINNERS & VIDEOS

PostPosted: Wed Sep 04, 2013 6:27 pm
by GarethRens
I totally agree! We must make it a yearly thing. Last competition started last year november i think.
1st prize, CASE of beer. 2nd prize 6 PACK, 3rd prize 1 beer!

When do you guys think we start it again?

G:)