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Flying Scale Models Magazine April 2014 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. .. read more

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
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Flying Scale Models  |  April 2014  


6 CONTACT
Just for openers
8 sparky MUSTANG
Alex Whittaker takes a walk around Brian Woods new electric
Scale Nats Contender
14 TECHNO SCALE
Web sites to browse
16 ANTIONETTE monoplane PART 1
A 72” electric powered model designed by Peter Rake with the
prototype model built and described by Barry Maas
20 STITS PLAYBOY
Build this classic and cute little homebuilt aircraft from the
1950s era. Peter Miller designed this 47.5” (1207mm) span
R/C model for .20 -.30 size two stroke engines or
. .. read more 30-.40 four strokes
26 SUBJECTS FOR SCALE
spitfire Mk.22 & 24
The final Spitfire variant
30 SPITFIRE IN DETAIL
Close-up surface detail is what makes a model special
34 SPITFIRE SCALE DRAWING
1:60 finelone three views of the Spitfire Mk.22 & 24
36 SPITFIRE FLYING COLOURS
Colour schemes worn by Spitfire Mks. 22 & 24
by Richard Carruana
42 WIRE IN THE WIND PART 2
Detailed advice from Gary Sunderland for replicating bracing
and rigging for the old biplanes
52 GLASS CLOTH
Andy Ward passes on what he learned from his first attempt
at glass cloth surface finishing a scale model
56 BARKSTON WARBIRDS
Alex Whittaker takes his cameras to RAF Barkston Heath in
deepest December
62 QUIET ZONE
Jonathan Rider explains his techniques for producing a range
of dummy rotary, radial and inline engines
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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

And much, much more!

For more information, visit www.flyingscalemodels.com

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Flying Scale Models

congratulations o the excellent content . It deserves huge readership Reviewed 10 September 2020
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best magazine on the subject Reviewed 13 August 2020
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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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