ON THE COVER

One of the most beautiful sea planes ever designed? Supermarine's S6B must surely occupy the top spot and Paul Rice's superb model certainly oozed class when Alex Whittaker popped along to capture the water trials and test flight. Made for an anonymous client, you can read the full story on page 78.

Picture: Alex Whittaker


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Brian Winch savours a top-drawer two-stroke petrol engine

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Spektrum's super-cool looking flagship radio

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Geoff Jackson breaks into twins with Dynam's new EPO warbird


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Cyril Carr replicates an unusual pioneering machine from the early jet era

MODEL MAGIC

An anonymous client commissions a 100" span version of the most famous sea plane of all time

WESTO' OUTDOES GLASTO'

Alex Whittaker wasn't disappointed when he visited what many consider to be the biggest and best show in the UK

BOTTLE TO CANOPY

Bespoke canopy's can be yours with just a few simple tools.

CLASSIC COCKPITS

Duo Discus - Andy Sephton looks at a panel that's not quite as conventional as may first seem.

HEAVY LIFT PT.4

Kitting out your multi-rotor and getting ready for flight!

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Another unusual aerodyne three-view


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Master designer Tony Nijhuis is back and chips in with a peach of an EDF jet

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Have fun in the park with just a few slithers of balsa and Depron!


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Andy Ellison is back with another slope news round up

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Nigel Hawes embraces the 50mm EDF revolution

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Danny Fenton points the way to making perfect panel lines

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Whittaker finds some impressive own-designs and plan builds by RCM&E readers

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You won't need telling that good fuel tanks and plumbing are essential, Brian Winch shows how it's done


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