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by SignalMirror
Mon Feb 07, 2011 3:28 am
Forum: USAF Thunderbirds Discussion
Topic: What is TB #9 using?
Replies: 26
Views: 12325

Re: Signal Mirrors for Show Center

That composite signal mirror reminds me of the four-panel signal mirrors the Varsity Scouts build for 100+ mile mirror signaling for their "Operation On Target" mountaintop signaling event: Heh. Nice. I think for something like that, I like the "Mythbusters" aiming technique (from the last "death r...
by SignalMirror
Mon Feb 07, 2011 12:37 am
Forum: USAF Thunderbirds Discussion
Topic: What is TB #9 using?
Replies: 26
Views: 12325

Re: Signal Mirrors for Show Center

If any one else has similar photos, now or in the future, please post them. It will be hard to beat Rhino's photo, though. I'm flattered, but I dunno. This is hard to beat: Wow. Okay, I did not expect that. However, that does make my statement that "it will be hard to beat Rhino's photo" even more ...
by SignalMirror
Mon Feb 07, 2011 12:05 am
Forum: USAF Thunderbirds Discussion
Topic: What is TB #9 using?
Replies: 26
Views: 12325

Re: Signal Mirrors for Show Center

Beaker wrote:
SignalMirror wrote:In contrast, that site has only 32 images tagged "Signal Mirror"
Most people are probably much more interested in the Thunderbirds than signal mirrors.
I'm pretty certain you are right about that. :wink:
by SignalMirror
Sun Feb 06, 2011 7:28 pm
Forum: USAF Thunderbirds Discussion
Topic: What is TB #9 using?
Replies: 26
Views: 12325

Signal Mirrors for Show Center

@SignalMirror - Wow! I don't believe I've ever seen a more informative and detailed explanation from one of our members! Thanks for taking the time to post that - very interesting stuff! 8) You're welcome. I was excited to see three photos of "show center" signal mirrors in a single thread. If any ...
by SignalMirror
Sun Feb 06, 2011 2:41 am
Forum: USAF Thunderbirds Discussion
Topic: What is TB #9 using?
Replies: 26
Views: 12325

Signal Mirrors for Show Center

Sorry I'm late to the party - I just noticed this thread. Signal mirrors are my specialty, so I'll try to address any loose ends. Some great photos of the mirrors, here! Takeone's is zoomed in so well that I can check for cracks, and Rhino's is a great view of the mirror, and the first Blue Angel mi...