FLYER-COVER-SEP-13-2
FLYER-COVER-SEP-13-2

September 2013

REGULARS
4 NEWS
What’s going on in the
RC model world!
12 LANDING GEAR
Products new to you?
78 DIARY DATES
What’s on, where and when.
98 CONTACT US
And what’s coming next month!

REVIEWS
24 PARROT
AR Drone 2 Power Edition with GPS
38 SPEKTRUM
AR 12200 Cockpit Rx
48 ROYAL
The Projectile
58 MULTIPLEX
Funman RTF
88 HOBBYKING
Nemesis 60 IC
138 GRAUPNER
MX-16 HOTT Radio
152 HOBBYKING
Shark EDF

SHOW REPORTS
30 GLIDING
Horizon Hobby UK at Ivinghoe!
44 BOWDEN
The Bowden Trophy 2013.
64 JETS
Norwegian Wood – Scandanavian Jet
Fest.

REGULARS
4 NEWS
What’s going on in the
RC model world!
12 LANDING GEAR
Products new to you?
78 DIARY DATES
What’s on, where and when.
98 CONTACT US
And what’s coming next month!

HOW TO…
80 SKIP THE LIGHT
Micro Electrics with Peter Rake
106 AMPOWER
Competitive electrics with Brian Austin
112 PYLON RACING 3
Paul Bardoe on getting started
116 BALANCING PROPELLERS
Colin Usher shows how it’s done…
126 MULTICOPTERS 3
Graham Iredale starts a mini tutorial
148 3D FLIGHT SCHOOL
Prop hang with Nathan Attridge

PLANS…
70 FEATURED PLAN
Kawasaki Ki.100 WW2 fi ghter .60 power…
80 FREEBEE PLAN
The Knight – Indoor RC from Peter Rake.
94 PULLOUT PLAN
Firebird 36 – EP RC enlarge version of the old
KK CL kit.

FEATURES
18 JET SCENE 2
Ali Machinchy gets into the nitty-gritty of
turbine selection…
29 COMPETITION
Win a Parrot AR Drone 2 Power Edition!
52 FRENCH CONNECTION
Ex-pat antics in Northern France…
76 SCALE FEATURE
Kawasaki Ki.100 – Type history.
98 VINTAGE CORNER
The late Alex Imrie’s Aeromodeller Column.
The ORIGINAL Bowden Contest design
revisited.
102 CLUBMAN
Peter Miller on Sport Flying…
110 OUTLINE
Dave Bishop anecdotes
Memories of an electric crossing…
120 HELI ROUNDUP
Neil Mead’s rotary wing pot-pourri
Latest developments from the world of rotary
wing machines…
124 AROUND THE CLUBS
Featured RC clubs up and down the country
130 SLOPE SOARING
Peter Beadle on the Beacon…
134 MODELLING HOLIDAY
In the sun at RC Hotel, Corfu…
142 SCALE FEATURE
The Kawasaki Ki.100 – in detail.
147 ARMCHAIR PILOT
Colin Usher reviews a selection of aero books
and the occasional noteworthy plastic kit…
151 YOUR CALL
Letters to the Editor…
162 DEBRIEF
Technology meets Aeromodelling

Price: £4.30