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Flying Scale Models Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From $3.00 per issue 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 t

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Flying Scale Models  |  March 2014  


MARCH 2014 No.172
6 CONTACT
Just for openers
10 LADMAS WARBIRDS
Liverpool D.M.A./Northwest Warbirds combined scale event.
16 TECHNO SCALE
Scale web sites reviewed
18 PIPER CHEROKEE 140
A double-bill feature, with full size free plans for a 39” wingspan
model for .15 cu.in. size engine, with the option of a larger 52”
wingspan version for .30 -.35 power, available through FSM
Plans Service. Cut parts sets are available for both model sizes.
24 PIPER CHEROKEE SCALE DRAWING
1:60 Fine-line three-views for the Cherokee 140
and Cherokee Arrow
28 TRI-PACER TYPE HISTORY
The ‘Short Wing’ Pipers; a brief history of the post-WW2 types
that spawned the PA-22 Trip-Pacer
30 TRI-PACER MODEL
Richard Crossley presents his Indooor 1/17th scale design for
R/C or free flight.. Full size pull-out plans
40 TRI-PACER FLYING COLOURS
Colour schemes galore - take your pick
42 SUBJECTs FOR SCALE: FAIREY FANTOME
For purity and elegance of shape, the Fairey Fantome could be
regarded and the most attactive biplane fighter of all time
46 FAIREY FANTONE SCALE DRAWING
1:40 scale three-views
48 WIRE IN THE WIND
Gary Sunderland presents detailed advice on authentic replication
of bracing and rigging. PART 1.
58 SCALE SOARING
Chris Williams heralds his conversion to electric power for
motor gliders and reveals his new Fournier RF-5b
62 THE QUIET ZONE
Peter Rake concludes the construction of his 17.5”(445mm)
span indoor-scale White Monoplane from
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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congratulations o the excellent content . It deserves huge readership Reviewed Thursday, September 10, 2020
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best magazine on the subject Reviewed Thursday, August 13, 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 Monday, May 11, 2020

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