ON THE COVER

Development of R/C aerobatic aircraft doesn’t pause for breath with Quique Somenzini Inverza 33 design for Hangar 9 being one of the most impressive freestyle models we’ve seen thanks to a light airframe, oh, and a darn fine scheme. Steve Sales takes a closer look inside.


REVIEWS

INVERZA 33 - Steve Sales put’s Hangar 9’s big petrol aerobat through its paces. 

SAVAGE CRUISER - A Cub-inspired prettiness overload from Seagull

SIGMA TWIN - Twin charging nirvana?

FG-33R3 - Saito’s three-cylinder petrol

ARTIZAN - Mike Williams flies Parkzone’s Foam-e Wot basher


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TIGER CUB - Peter Miller check’s in with a twin!


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MODEL MAGIC - Spitfire! Malcolm Harle’s MK.IX is a treat to behold

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THERMAL SOARING - Steve Dorling goes in search of those elusive thermals

HOUSE OF HOTSHOTS - Rolling circle time and Mr Banglawala recons it’s not as difficult as you think!

BUILD A PLANE - Foam overload? Time to get back to basics

FOAM ENGINEERING - In the age of the foamy, Pete Lowe looks at adhesion and protection

GOING GLOW - Tanks, plugs, mounts, props and spinners…all you need to know

BY HOOK - Alex Whittaker rubs shoulders with the scale elite at the indoor free-flight Nats


COLUMNS

ON THE EDGE - Aerobatic to scale, Andes to Bwlch, Ellison’s got it covered

FLY ELECTRIC - Celebrating 50 years on the planet, Mr Hawes treats Mrs Hawes to model flying in the med!

MAKE IT SCALE - Apache build coming along nicely, Danny Fenton trials a new wing retention method

WEEKENDERS - Whittaker bags a swapmeet bargain and flirts with the spark side


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