In the shops 13th December, RCM&E kicks off 2014 with a packed issue and a contest-winning pull-out plan design! Ellipse is the fun flyer from 2013 Nationals winner Martin Bell and it's distinctly different too! Also this month:

ON THE COVER

You’ll struggle to find a better Tiger Moth than Derrick Lane’s 1/5th-scale masterpiece and the pictures on page 57 will do the talking.


REGULARS

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Zlin think small, Stan speaks and all the latest news

COUNTERPOINT

Step one: leave page open for your better half to find in the Xmas run up

ALL WRITE

Go on, get it off your chest!

GOING PLACES

Chock full of indoor sessions, it’s a busy start to 2014

R/C MARKETPLACE

Shift those unwanted Xmas prezzies quick!


REVIEWS

SPIRIT EVO

Staufenbiel’s slender multi-purpose motor glider

DELTA RAY

A twin-prop entry-level delta trainer? Really?

CHRISTEN EAGLE

The prettiest of bipes commands Seagull’s attention

MEHARI

The ARTF version of the best aerobat you’ve never heard of


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ELLIPSE

Martin Bell, 2013 Nats Fun Fly champ’, presents his distinctively unique, competition-proven sportster. See pic!


COLUMNS

FLY ELECTRIC

Nigel Hawes expands his squadron with another electric-powered classic of yesteryear

TOTALLY TRADITIONAL

Pete Lowe reports on trad’ build happenings from his champagne-laden workshop

ON SILENT WINGS

Simon Cocker rounds up some end-of-season slope side action

WEEKENDERS

Whittaker celebrates the consolations of being a duffer

MAKE IT SCALE

Danny Fenton bites the bullet and makes light of a dreaded mould-making job


FEATURES

WARBIRD REMEMBERANCE

The Liverpool and District MAS’s impressive late-season turnout

MOLLECULAR MOJO

Dave Robert’s visits Deluxe Materials to find out what makes ‘em stick

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YOUR TURN!

Derrick Lane’s meticulously observed Tiggie

MAKING SENSE OF….

…Covering materials. Steve Hargreaves is your guide.

BACK TO THE FUTURE

Fun without a guidance system

ASM LANCASTER

ARTF it may be but ASM’s four-engine heavy is a considerable undertaking

MOUNT UP

Got yourself a thermal soarer? Time to install the radio

SIXTY PLUS

Cyril Carr finds a fitting way to mark the Vulcan’s 60th birthday

SHORT FINALS

Dawn Patroller, Mr Ian Redshaw reveals all!


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