Flying Scale Models Issue 148 – March 2012
Scale model news
STRICTLY FOR TEMPEST FANS!
Simon Delaney passes on some detail close-up images of the Florida based Museum of Flightâ€™s rarely aired Hawker Tempest Mk.II. Photos: Bob Curry
FARMAN MOUSTIQUE F450
A small, electric powered model of a famous, French racing aircraft. Designed by Peter Rake, with the prototype model built and described by George Stringwell
Paul Dunkleyâ€™s T-45 Goshawk is in a class of her own
MILES HAWK SPEED SIX
Build this 1/4-scale 99â€ (2515mm) wingspan replica of the super-sleek 1930s air racer, for 120 size four stroke engines and 4-5 function radio. Designed by Ken Burke.
MILES HAWK SCALE DRAWINGS
1:50 fine-line three-views
MILES HAWK TYPE HISTORY
A true classic, from that â€˜Golden Ageâ€™ of aviation, only three examples of the Speed Six were ever built, but the shape is one to savour
MILES HAWK SPEED SIX IN DETAIL
G-ADGP is the sole remaining Speed Six, but the detail shown here applies to the other two, to a greater or lesser extent.
Dr. Mike Hawkins F.R.Ae.S. offers his technique for one-off non-commercial scale spinners
WARBIRDS OVER REDNAL
Another venue, and another success. Are NW Warbirds unstoppable? Alex Whittaker finds out...
Gull-wing construction. Is it, need it, be complicated or too difficult to contemplate? Try coping with it the Williams way!
THE QUIET ZONE
Try this micro-indoor R/C Fokker Dr.1 foamie