|David Ashby - Moderator||13/01/2009 13:27:00|
11011 forum posts
OK, full details are here but Tony Nijhuis has kindly agreed to design a model for our 2009 Special Issue - a model voted for by modelflying members and RCM&E readers. Just leave three different suggestions (not necessarily in order) here,
Vote just once please. If you wish to have general chat about the various candidates please post them HERE
We'll look at closing the voting middle to end of Feb, date to be confirmed.
|Mike Baker||13/01/2009 13:54:00|
|15 forum posts|
|Paul Perkins||13/01/2009 14:02:00|
|14 forum posts|
|18 forum posts|
What about something slow and easy such as-
Auster AOP 9
|Chris C||13/01/2009 14:34:00|
395 forum posts
f4f wildcat (maybe the british martlet vershion?)
nice and simple scale areoplanes
|14 forum posts|
Curtiss JN4 Jenny
2516 forum posts
Something leccy, not a mainstream warbird..... And not something you can get off the shelf.
I'll get back to you.
2083 forum posts
His Own Design Amphibious Flying Boat, with a bit of aerobatic ability
Northrop N-pb Seaplane, supposedly the fastest military seaplane.
|Broken Prop||13/01/2009 14:55:00|
624 forum posts
Douglas Dauntless......nothing ambitious, but dive brakes would be nice
De Haviland Beaver
|Stephen Grigg||13/01/2009 14:59:00|
8691 forum posts
|Anything I can Fly which is a struggle at the moment so Junior 60 ,super 60, or similar!|
|andy watson||13/01/2009 15:19:00|
1942 forum posts
I think Shaun has hit the nail on the head- not something you can get off the shelf.
Since all previous ones have been Allied WW2 offerings, then maybe avoid those as well.
|Tom Foreman||13/01/2009 15:29:00|
990 forum posts
EDF or pusher, (EDF please )
|Gemma Jane||13/01/2009 15:33:00|
1349 forum posts
Another vote for the Northrop N-3PB Floatplane
(oops sorry andy)
|Stefan Hafner||13/01/2009 15:40:00|
382 forum posts
|What about :- |
1: Avro Shackelton
2: Blackburn Buccaneer
|Bob Cotsford||13/01/2009 15:50:00|
8570 forum posts
Boeing F2B or Curtiss Hawk
|Keiran Arnold||13/01/2009 15:51:00|
256 forum posts
JU88 -C4 nightfighter
|Tony Nijhuis||13/01/2009 16:06:00|
609 forum posts
|A pretty impressive selection so far in just two hours.....!....wish I could build them that quick|
|Jonathan Lewzey||13/01/2009 16:57:00|
1136 forum posts
My top three are:
AMX International (EDF) -
Great looking light jet fighter/ advanced trainer. There is a foamie already, but it i don't think it justifies the AMX. great to see a balsa version for our own schemes
IAR 80 (Electric/IC) -
A very different WW2 warbird based on the PZL P24 with a new ing and centre section. You will soon fall in love with this Romanian thoroughbred. i think this is a great modelling subject, so please back the IAR 80.
IL2 Sturmovik (electric) -
Get this: this is the most produced military aircraft - EVER! Previously, IC engines would have ruled the slender nosed IL2 out as a scale model, but due to the large interest in electric it could be a great model. All the versions i have flown on flight sims have been superb - they simply don't stall!
Come on guys, lets not have another Hawker warbird for the third year running . The world of aviation is too varied for that!
|260 Flyer||13/01/2009 17:00:00|
|523 forum posts|
|Ben Mullins||13/01/2009 17:17:00|
850 forum posts
1: Fairey Gannet
2: Shorts Tucano
3: V22 Osprey
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