Issue Nine of RC Electric Flyer
The latest round up of news and whatâ€™s beenÂ happening in the world of RC
6 New Products
Our trip around the model shops bringing you theÂ latest innovations
30 Your Call
Your letters and opinions aired
64 Questions & Answers
Helicopter Terminology – what are all those complicatedÂ looking bits and pieces called – what are they for?
72 Top Tips
Adding lightness has always been good advice forÂ aeromodellers – top tips on how!
76 Something to read
Latest books worth a read and ideal for reference
79 Next Month
Plenty to get your teeth into next month including theÂ latest products tested on your behalf!
80 Dates and meetings
Donâ€™t miss the events this month plus our club feature
82 Over and Out
Aeromodellerâ€™s have always been creative home producingÂ type, but the RTF era has seen skills slowly evaporate -Â why not reverse the tread?
14 E-Fliteâ€™s Little Edge 540 reviewed
If you want to win a Red Bull Air Race then youâ€™ll need oneÂ of these – the Zivko Edge has taken the aerobatic world byÂ storm since its inception – E-Flites version reviewed!
26 Junsi dual ICharger – fully tested
At last, a charger able to meet the needs of electric fl ight atÂ any level and still have capacity in reserve – A charge forÂ Chuck Norris!
36 Dynamâ€™s bit Pitts 12 put through its paces
Two wings are surely better than one – well we think so inÂ the case of Dynamâ€™s big foam beauty – the Pitts 12 is aÂ blast to fly!
50 Another gem in miniature from UMX
Itâ€™s a glider – but a glider with a difference – this AS3XÂ equipped jewel like replica from Horizon Hobby has a trick
or two up its sleeve!
32 The finest fighter of its generationÂ and a terrific model
When MiG came up with their fourth generation super fighter, the book was rewritten and even today, the latest variants of this superb machine are a force to be reckoned with. Andrew Gibbs looks at a superb EDF model.
The flick roll is a very impressive manoeuvre when skillfully executed and the skies literally the limit with this one, from knife edge to negative and more, the flick can be flamboyant!
46 Get into Jets
Get into jets on the cheap – maybe you donâ€™t need a turbine or a few hundred quids worth of EDF technology to enjoy the feel of jet fl ight – we show you how!
More hints and tips from supremo Brian Austin who reports from the latest developments in the contest soaring arena.
66 Make your own plane part2
RCEFâ€™s mission is to get your creative juices flowing – making your own models is fun and not at all diffi cult and best of all, itâ€™s cheap fun!