Flying Scale Models Issue 139 – June 2011
Scale Model news
LMA SPRING SYMPOSIUM
Alex Whittaker is impressed by the latest avatar of the LMAâ€™s famed season-starter
BIRTH OF A KIT: THE WILLIS WARBIRDS HAWKER TYPHOON
Alex Whittaker takes a look at this new 106â€ span scale kit aimed at warbirds enthusiasts.
FULL-SIZE FREE PLAN FEATURE
ANSALDO A.1 BALILLA
PART:2 Continuing the construction of this 1/8 scale model designed by Peter Rake and built by Pat Lynch.
ANSALDO SCALE DRAWING
1:40 fine-line three-views
ANSALDO A.1 â€˜BALILLAâ€™ TYPE HISTORY
Italyâ€™s most successful fighter aircraft of the WW1 era.
Although Boddo is no longer with us, his legacy of scale model designs lives on. This 56â€ (1422mm) span model of the famous aerobatic aircraft suits .60 - .70 cu.in. engines. Itâ€™s â€˜sport-scaleâ€™ so build it quickly for some rewarding summer scale aerobatics.
PAINT YOUR WAGON!
A basic introduction to painting and weathering, using WarbirdColours paint.
THE QUIET ZONE
Preview of more Rake designs in the pipeline, including the imminent 1/8th scale Albatros D.Va
Mike Evatt walks the digital highway for more TechnoScale Topics.