REGULARS
SWITCH ON
News from far and near including new FPV guidelines and club success with a lottery funding application.  

COUNTERPOINT
With Xmas approaching, it’s time to make sure your nearest and dearest see this.

GOING PLACES
It’s time to head indoors!

ALL WRITE
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PRO-PLAN
HANDLEY PAGE 0/400
Cyril Carr returns with a beautiful rendition of the early bomber


REVIEWS
ROBIN DR400
Simon Cocker takes Graupner’s large scale ARTF on a high voltage journey

ECLIPSE 7 PRO
Hitec’s Eclipse update brings some welcome changes and, as Ian Jones points out, the odd shortfall

THREE LITTLE BIRDS
David Ashby looks at trio of new ultra micro releases

YAK 54
Mike Williams bangs the sticks with Max Thrust’s EPO aerobat

SBACH 342 30CC
Andy Ellison can’t resist a bargain but is Stratford Models’ Sbach as good as it seems?


FEATURES
HERITAGE CENTRE
Alex Whittaker reports from the British Scale Nats at an unusually sunny Barkston  

HOUSE OF HOTSHOTS
Afraid of aerobatics? You’re in luck as Shahid Banglawala starts a new series on the gentle and not so gentle art. This month, the Loop. 

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MODEL MAGIC
A Spotlight on Richard Crapp’s latest and arguably greatest scale creation.

ENGINE TUNER
Our step-by-step guide to setting up and tuning two-stroke model engines

MAKING SENSE: THE ESC
Our new back-to-basics series starts with the electronic speed controller

GRAND NATS 2012
Our photo round-up from August’s national model flying fest!

AIRCRAFT DESCRIBED
Dave Roberts spotlights Handley Page’s pioneer of aerial bombardment

BACK TO THE FUTURE
Phil Green and Shaun Garrity report on how to use 2.4GHz technology to recreate the challenge of single-channel R/C flight

SHORT FINALS
Another model flying personality bears all!


COLUMNS
ON THE EDGE
From Great Orme to Lleyn Peninsula, Andy Ellison chases the wind

FLY ELECTRIC
Struggling with motor mount thrust lines or prop spacing on an electric conversion? Nigel Hawes gets things shipshape

TOTALLY TRADITIONAL
Pete Lowe’s Pup project approaches zero hour! 

WIZARD OF OZ
Brian Winch unravels the mysteries of the power modeller’s favourite additive

WEEKENDERS
Whittaker casts around for a new set of wheels


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