Mar2012-2659
Mar2012-2659

Volume 17 Number 4

PREFLIGHT
Heard at the Hangar Doors

SHOPTALK
New products review

INCOMING
Reader’s Talkback! Got a beef, useful comment, or sound advice on any aspect of the hobby that you’d like to pass on?

MICK REEVES ELECTRIC SPITFIRE MK.IX
Lord Reeves has produced yet another stunning scale kit

THE BARDOE RETRO CLASSIC R/C EVENT
Alex Whittaker attends the first ever classic r/c event to be held in the UK

A FLYING VISIT!
Bruce pays a flying visit to David and Janine Rawlins at the Flying Toys Ltd HQ in Essex

S.W.A.R.M.S
A laid-back Aussie Scale Rally in the heart of cheese-making country!

SILENT WINGS
We come a long way since the days of tracing paper and a few pins – CAD is the future and Chris shows you how!

TALKING ELECTRICS
We discuss the perennially fascinating subject of electric powered model aeroplanes! Plus a new ‘how to’ section

ISLE OF MAN MANX MODEL MEET
Just ninety miles from Liverpool, the home of the TT races is a great venue for aeromodellers too.

THINK OF A NUMBER
PART 11: High speed wind tunnels – Supersonic to hypersonic

PSSA FLY-IN
Phil Cooke reports on the final 2 PSSA Fly-Ins of 2011 and sums up another successful season for Power Scale Soaring (PSS) in the UK

WHAT, WHERE, WHEN
Classified events diary

MILLER’S TALES
Peter’s revisits George Alrdrich’s seminal Peacemaker and provides us with a new weather forecasting method – just look out of the window!

WEBWALK
Mike Evatt fires up the browser once more

MIND THE LINES!
Sunshine and speed for the annual thousand lapper at Barton

TEMPUS FUGIT
Time Flies, looking back 75, 50 and 25 years ago in The Aeromodeller

IN SCALE CIRCLES
Bernard’s solution to smooth throttle control, the Nationals that wasn’t and a super glue evaluated this month!

BESTSHOT
Lindsay Todd made the trip over to the Barkston Christmas Fly-In and superbly captured this rather fine twin-turbine A10 Warthog on its final approach.

THE EQUINOX CUP AT STONEHENGE
Mike Evatt reports on the Equinox Cup and the Final Team Trials for next year’s European Free Flight Champs

SHEFFIELD INDOOR
It’s still shirtsleeve weather if you move your model flying indoors!

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