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Flying Scale Models Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From £2.92 per issue Flying Scale Models Magazine – Scale Aircraft in the Air

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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
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Flying Scale Models  |  Jun-14  


6 CONTACT
Just for openers
10 military racer
Immediately after WWII there was a glut of surplus big
radial-engined fighters, so the Americans raced them!.
Paul Williams modelled the 1946 Thompson Trophy winning
FG-1D Corsair
16 FOKKER D.VII PART 2
Continuing the construction sequence of Peter Rakes 1/6th
scale, 58” wingspan model for electric power with the
prototype model built and described by Pat Lynch
22 FOKKER PILOT
What was it really like - back then?
This story, based on an incident in Ernst Udet’s biography
‘Mein Fliergerlegen’ gives some clue
26 FOKKER D.VII IN DETAIL
Close-up details of the RAF Museum’s machine, right after
completion of restoration work
30 More warpaint for the D.VII
Another selection of highly individual colour schemes
32 subjects for scale
north american AT-6/snj/HARVARD
You always know when there’s a Harvard in the air, without
even seeing it - the sound is THAT distinctive!
34 HARVARD SCALE DRAWING
1:50 three-view drawing
38 HARVARD COLOURS
Colour schemes for aircraft in RAF and RCAF service
40 AT-6/Harvard IN DETAIL
Close-up photo study of the AT-6
44 VERVILLE AIR COACH
1/18th scale 770mm wingspan model of an early 1930s light
transport aircaft for IPS level electric power
50 TECHNO SCALE
Scale related web sites to surf
52 from RANGER TO ARGUS
Phil Kent follows up the feature on his Fairchild F.24 Ranger
with a conversion to the radial engine Argus version
58 A SPOKE IN THE WHEEL
Commercially available wire spoked wheels not available to
the size you need. Here’s how to make ‘em
62 THE QUIET ZONE
More electric scale designs in the pipelane from Peter Rake
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 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!

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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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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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