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Flying Scale Models Magazine Apr 2015 No.185 Back Issue

View Reviews   |   Write Review Only £4.99 Flying Scale Models Magazine – Scale Aircraft in the Air

Brought to you by ADH Publishing Ltd, Europe’s Leading Hobby Publisher.

Launched in 1997, Flying Scale Models magazine is for builders and fliers of historic scale replicas of full size aircraft. Published monthly, there are regular, free full size scale model plans for aircraft from all eras of manned flight, together with a wide range of material on every aspect of scale model research, building and flying. There are also reports on commercial developments within the hobby with expert tests of all the latest products.

The magazine’s authoritative editorial reference and its technique based instructional material from a wide base of regular expert contributors; make Flying Scale Models a highly collectible reference journal.

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• All the latest news and events from the aeromodelling community both in the UK and worldwide
• Kit Reviews – detailed build-guides offering full insight into the best modelling techniques.
• Full reports and photographs from all the major events and shows
• Techno Modelling – The best of aeromodelling on the internet
• Letters and feedback on the hottest t

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Flying Scale Models  |  Apr 2015 No.185  


4 CONTACT
Just for starters
6 COUNTERWISE
New products report
FULL SIZE FREE PLAN FEATURE
8 MOSKA MB-Bis
An easy-to-build 45” (1143mm) wingspan 1:7th scale
electric powered scale model of an early
WW1 Russian fighter
14 ELVINGTON 2014 flashback
LMA Elvington combines full-size and scale aviation in a great
family day out says Alex Whittaker
20 SHORT s.17 scylla
Alex Whittaker takes a close look at a majestic
BMFA Scale Nats competitor
26 BE 2 & BE 2a
Gary Sunderland presents his 1:5th scale 84.1” (2136mm)
wingspan model of the Royal Flying Corp’s first true warplane -
taken to France in August 1914
34 BE 2 SCALE DRAWING
1:40 scale fine three-views
36 BE 2 COLOURS
The colours they flew in
40 DIY DESIGN PART 2
Go a step beyond kits and ARTFs with Ken Sheppard as he
reveals his practical approach to scale model design
44 piper PA20 PACER
Horizon Hobby’s E-Flite 51” (1295mm) wingspan bundle of
weekend club-field flying fun
48 D.I.Y. VACUUM form machine
Make scale model surface detail humps and bumps and other
features that complete the effect of total realism, using this
home-built machine
52 one man’s MORANE PART 3
John Marriage concludes his description of this 1:3rd scale beauty
with notes on dummy engine and rigging
60 TECHNO SCALE
Scale resource web sites take a look on-line
62 QUITE ZONE
Peter Rake shows how to slice foam into super-thin sheets for
indoor profile scale R/C models
Flying Scale Models Magazine – Scale Aircraft in the Air

Brought to you by ADH Publishing Ltd, Europe’s Leading Hobby Publisher.

Launched in 1997, Flying Scale Models magazine is for builders and fliers of historic scale replicas of full size aircraft. Published monthly, there are regular, free full size scale model plans for aircraft from all eras of manned flight, together with a wide range of material on every aspect of scale model research, building and flying. There are also reports on commercial developments within the hobby with expert tests of all the latest products.

The magazine’s authoritative editorial reference and its technique based instructional material from a wide base of regular expert contributors; make Flying Scale Models a highly collectible reference journal.

Regular features include:

• All the latest news and events from the aeromodelling community both in the UK and worldwide
• Kit Reviews – detailed build-guides offering full insight into the best modelling techniques.
• Full reports and photographs from all the major events and shows
• Techno Modelling – The best of aeromodelling on the internet
• Letters and feedback on the hottest topics in aeromodelling from readers around the world
• Shelf Life - Reviews on the latest models and modelling products
• Plus regular special feature sections

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Flying Scale Models

congratulations o the excellent content . It deserves huge readership Reviewed 10 September 2020
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Flying Scale Models

best magazine on the subject Reviewed 13 August 2020
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Flying Scale Models

Seems to have less content than before with little (and irregular) coverage for the scale glider pilot. Reviewed 11 May 2020

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