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AeroModeller Magazine

12 issues per year Write Review From €1.67 per issue Welcome to AeroModeller.

Issue 1 includes an extra feature of the first ever issue published in 1935.

The World’s only dedicated magazine for traditional aero modelling, featuring free flight, control line, RC indoor flying, plans and building articles, meeting and club reports – and whilst respecting the traditional aero modelling disciplines also covering the latest technologies and building methods.

Aeromodeller is jam packed with articles on how to build your own model aircraft either from our range of plans or even from your own designs.
The team of Editorial experts on Aeromodeller have years of experience and bring their knowledge to you every issue.

We also feature engine tests, articles on charging and getting the most from your batteries, electric motor features, product reviews, aero modelling history from the Aeromodeller archives and the latest meeting reports from around the globe.

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04 Heard at the Hangar Doors
Editorial, News and Views.
07 Up and Coming
Calendar of Events for the
next months.
08 Off the Shelf
A look at new and
innovative products.
10 Kennedy Timer for FF
Dan Kennedy’s electronic timer
for FF models is reviewed by Mike Evatt.
14 60 Years an Aeromodeller in
China
Gao Guo Jun the founder of CS engines
looks back at a career in aviation that
spans major historical changes within
China.
20 Dihedral
How does dihedral give stability?
Bob Davis explains.
24 Moulding Depron
Arnaldo Correia’s method using
hot water to shape Depron for small
model wings.
38 Holiday On Ice FF
Mike Woodhouse reports from
the cold of a frozen Norwegian lake.
40 Small Sparkies
Choosing and using spark
ignition petrol engines. Peter Scott gives
his advice.
44 Power Trip – Redfin 030 RV
& FI
Two new 0.5cc twin ball race diesel
engines are tested by Maris Dislers.
48 Better… Reactions. Part 24
John O’Donnell looks back at
the heyday of Jetex duration flying.
54 Lubricants Part 2
John Bristow compares different
synthetic and natural lubricants for
engines.
56 The Trials of F1D
Part 2 of Hans Staartjes personal
reflections on flying LW indoor duration.
60 Super Capacitors
Gareth Evans gives guidance on
using capacitors instead of rechargeable
batteries.
66 Tail End Charlie
The thoughts of Chris Ottewell.
Welcome to AeroModeller.

Issue 1 includes an extra feature of the first ever issue published in 1935.

The World’s only dedicated magazine for traditional aero modelling, featuring free flight, control line, RC indoor flying, plans and building articles, meeting and club reports – and whilst respecting the traditional aero modelling disciplines also covering the latest technologies and building methods.

Aeromodeller is jam packed with articles on how to build your own model aircraft either from our range of plans or even from your own designs.
The team of Editorial experts on Aeromodeller have years of experience and bring their knowledge to you every issue.

We also feature engine tests, articles on charging and getting the most from your batteries, electric motor features, product reviews, aero modelling history from the Aeromodeller archives and the latest meeting reports from around the globe.
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   AeroModeller Reviewed Thursday, February 20, 2020 SUBSCRIBER
An old school magazine that brings back the joy of aviation modelling. And gives many ideas of entrances to this great hobby for young modellers.
   THE magazine for true aeromodellers! Reviewed Wednesday, July 17, 2019
The original (and really the only) magazine for free flight and control line model aircraft builders. These days with a nod towards RC assist and light weight RC too. Free plans, interesting articles on building, flying, engines, rubber motors etc. plus upcoming events, all the latest aeromodelling news, regular photo reports of flying meetings and a big dose of nostalgia too if you grew up with this magazine in the last century.
Still a wonderful magazine for this wonderful hobby!
   Best in class Reviewed Tuesday, July 16, 2019
One of the best remote control model magazines out there
   Great Mag for RV Aero Modllers Reviewed Thursday, November 22, 2018
Great Mag for RV Aero Modllers
   Enthusiast only Reviewed Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Niche magazine for playing phonetics

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