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  • District VI October 2020 September 15, 2020
    */ /*-->*/ Written by Gary Himes District News: Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri As seen in the September 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ /*-->*/ The first report this month is from Kim Stricker. The pressure to fly finally built to the point that the Breezy Hill Flyers just had to sling some castor and turn […]
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  • Retro RC 1951 Flying Wing September 14, 2020
    */ /*-->*/ Written by Terry Dunn Retro RC 1951 Flying Wing As seen in the October 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ /*-->*/ Bonus Video
    At a Glance Specifications Type: Laser-cut balsa kit Wingspan: 56 inches Wing area: 423 square inches Length: 22.3 inches Radio: Spektrum iX12 2.4 GHz transmitter; Spektrum AR6110 receiver; […]
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  • Build and fly for the fun of it September 14, 2020
    */ /*-->*/ Written by Fitz Walker Old School Model Works Javelin As seen in the October 2020 issue of Model Aviation. Review */ /*-->*/ Bonus Video
    At A Glance Specifications Flying weight: 5 pounds, 9 ounces Wingspan: 60 inches Length: 49 inches Wing area: 710 square inches Wing loading: 18 ounces per square […]
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  • Dornier Do 335 Pfeil September 11, 2020
    */ /*-->*/ Written by Derek Micko Build one of the fastest propeller-driven aircraft ever flown As seen in the October 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ /*-->*/ Download free plans! Full-size plans Click here for full plans - Sheet 1 Click here for full plans - Sheet 2 Click here for full plans - Sheet […]
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  • Infield Engineering September 10, 2020
    */ /*-->*/ Written by Paul Kohlmann 50-inch Volmer VJ-22 Sportsman As seen in the October 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ /*-->*/ Download free plans! Full-size plans Click here for full plans - Sheet 1 Click here for full plans - Sheet 2 Tiled plans Click here for tiled plans - Sheet 1 Click here […]
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  • FastCap GluBot September 8, 2020
    */ /*-->*/ Written by GREG GIMLICK New Products that are Worth a Closer Look Product Spotlight As seen in the August 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ /*-->*/ Product Spotlight GREG GIMLICK REVIEWED the GluBot and this is what he had to say: Every now and then, something comes along to make your life so […]
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  • BRUSHLESS Motor Design August 27, 2020
    */ /*-->*/ Written by James Wang A conversation with Rainer Hacker As seen in the May 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ /*-->*/ 01. Rainer Hacker, and the author, at the Hacker factory near Munich. Hacker produces more than 100 different brushless motors.02. Hacker keeps a healthy inventory that includes motors, ESCs, servos, and accessories.Hacker […]
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  • The old and the new August 20, 2020
    */ /*-->*/ Written by Gordon Buckland Rc Soaring As seen in the September 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ /*-->*/ The western US is a prolific breeding ground for exceptional model sailplane pilots, and none more so than the two gentlemen upon whom this month’s column is focused. When I returned to the hobby in […]
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  • District VI September 2020 August 20, 2020
    */ /*-->*/ Written by Gary Himes District News: Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri As seen in the September 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ /*-->*/ On June 6, 2020, the Lake Ozark Radio Control Society in Missouri had its annual Relay for Life Cancer Fun Fly. We had 31 pilots and raised more than $4,445 for […]
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  • Take Your Crop Dusting To The Next Level August 18, 2020
    */ /*-->*/ Written by Jay Smith Horizon Hobby E-flite Air Tractor 1.5m BNF Basic With AS3X and SAFE Select As seen in the September 2020 issue of Model Aviation. Review */ /*-->*/ At a Glance Specifications Type: Semiscale foam electric Wingspan: 59 inches Wing area: 472 square inches Length: 38.5 inches Power system: BL10 800Kv […]
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