|Mark Stringer||13/05/2015 10:21:51|
322 forum posts
|Well done Graham for all the hard work over the years .. and good luck with the future David .. so who takes over your job? |
All the very best to both of you
|Andy Hat||13/05/2015 10:22:33|
64 forum posts
I'll be interested to see if they'll now acknowledge the existence of Hobbyking. I don't think I've ever seen a review of a Hobbyking plane in RCM&E. Are they banned from advertising in there too?
|Eamonn Fahey||13/05/2015 11:46:16|
529 forum posts
I have to agree with Andy. Give HobbyKing a chance. A lot of us retirees would not be able to afford our modeling without the great value provided by HobbyKing.
|Barrie Dav 2||13/05/2015 12:19:39|
|1012 forum posts|
You've done a really first class job Graham and have steered this quality Mag. in the right direction. Thank you.
All the very best to you David. I hope that you will enjoy the editorship. I look forward to the editorials each month.
|Alex Whittaker||13/05/2015 12:33:44|
55 forum posts
re: Hobby King
I reviewed a Hobby King Power Monitor that I bought with my own dosh only two months ago in my Weekenders column.
Confused of North Wales.
|kevin b||13/05/2015 14:13:39|
1665 forum posts
As far as I am aware, Hobbyking is an internet only business and doesn't advertise in other areas.
No advertising budget = lower prices.
Just bought a 1400mm span trainer which only needs a receiver and lipo to fly. Price £47.00 including postage !!!
Edited By kevin b on 13/05/2015 14:16:27
|Dylan Reynolds LaserCraft Services||13/05/2015 19:28:41|
1704 forum posts
Graham, can I congratulate you on a job well done and wish you all the best for the future, I'm pretty sure you have left the mag in safe hands
David, don't drop the ball , only kidding, congratulations on your new position, enjoy it, long live RCME
|Stephen Jones||13/05/2015 21:54:19|
2695 forum posts
Well this is a shock ,
I have been buying the RCM&E for as long as i can remember and although i have only seen Graham a couple of times he has always been patient , polite and professional throughout .
What a Gent .Good luck in youre new job Graham .
And Welcome to the helm David
|David perry 1||14/05/2015 11:55:23|
|932 forum posts|
Well done Graham and congratulations on what you have done with RCME over the years. In the modelling world a truly prestigious magazine. I hope your future challenges are all fun and equally as successful.
|Delta Foxtrot||14/05/2015 12:17:39|
566 forum posts
Thanks to Graham for doing a great job over the years and good luck to Daviid from me also.
|Frank Skilbeck||14/05/2015 13:14:38|
4453 forum posts
I received an offer for a free issue of SAGA magazine with my subscription issue, is this a hint to Graham's change of direction or are they trying to tell me something...........................
|Daren Graham - Cambria Funfighters||14/05/2015 14:45:22|
480 forum posts
Hi, I'd like to wish Graham all the best for the future following the news of his leaving RCM+E as the editor and to thank him for the help and encouragement he has given me since taking over the Funfighters. Also I'd like to thank Liam Swarbrick for his review of the Kawasaki Hein.
Finally I look forward to reading the magazine under the leadership of David and wonder what is in store for us all.
Edited By Pete B - Moderator on 14/05/2015 15:25:49
|Olly P||14/05/2015 20:50:44|
3215 forum posts
Congratulations David, and thank you to Graham....
|Tim Hooper||14/05/2015 21:01:44|
2860 forum posts
Just like to wish Graham a long and happy retirement in the Golden Years Home for the Chronically Confused.
Like most of the other contributors to this fine and august comic, I was bullied, intimidated and threatened by Graham until I had no choice but to take the job as erstwhile scribbler and smudger. I'm hoping that life will be easier now.
|Percy Verance||14/05/2015 21:02:00|
8108 forum posts
My first issues of RCM&E went back to 1971. I previously took Aeromodeller mag prior to switching to RCM&E.
I'd simply echo the comments made by others, and say thanks for 18 years at the helm Graham, and the best of luck in your new role!
I think the mag will have the perfect replacement in David. Congrats David!
|Paul Marsh||14/05/2015 22:17:54|
3710 forum posts
I'm in it, so that's good! If I'm not in it,then it's a rubbish issue - so there!
|Colin Leighfield||14/05/2015 22:25:39|
5952 forum posts
My June issue arrived today, once again there's a lot of fascinating stuff to absorb. I'm particularly pleased to see the excellent three view drawing of the beautiful Comper Swift and to read that this is the first of many more to come. Will the Arrow Active be one of those? Modelling is part of my life-long fascination with aeroplanes and a feature on a full-size plane with a high quality three-view was one of my favourite reads in Aeromodeller for many years. I hope that this will continue to be a feature of RCME and perhaps associated with another on a model design of that subject on some occasions.
Graham Ashby says goodbye in the editorial and it's good to see that he will still be working in our hobby. Also it's great to see Stephen Jones' fantastic Sipa Minijet design featured as a free plan. The full-size original interested me when a kid and I'd never forgotten it, so I was overjoyed to see Steve's fascination with it translated into this super model at Greenacres, it's going to be popular, I'm sure.
My interest in this hobby never wanes, RCME plays a big part in feeding my continued desire to learn more and read about the achievements of some of our colleagues that I will never be able to emulate but remain inspired by.
Edited By Colin Leighfield on 14/05/2015 22:28:43
1253 forum posts
My issue also arrived today and the magazine keeps up the excellent standard of interesting and informative articles. Well done to the editorial team, the columnists, contributors and all involved with the production and here's hoping for a seamless transition.
1900 forum posts
I wonder how many versions of the Stipa Edf Pushe electrric and pusher I,C ,glider too maybe. I can't build on my lap tray but maybe later
|31 forum posts|
Would like to say how much I like the content but my issue still has not arrived!!!!Starting to be a regular occurrence arriving after it`s in the shops.Not happy.
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