RC Electric Flyer – May 2013
Issue Eleven of RC Electric Flyer
The latest round up of news and whatâ€™s been happening in the world of RC
6 New Products
Our trip around the model shops bringing you the latest innovations
20 Your Call
Your letters and opinions aired
72 Top Tips
Take the sting out of test fl ights with our check list of handy hints!
74 Questions & Answers
Battery terminology can confound and confuse, we explain.
76 Something to read
Latest books worth a read and ideal for reference
80 Dates and meetings
Donâ€™t miss the events this month plus our club feature
82 Over and Out
They say that imitation is the sincerest form of fl attery and that must include aircraft design.
A splendid replica of De Havillandâ€™s long distance racer
How low can you go? Itâ€™s defi nitely flying, but not as you know it!
36 Phantom Quadcopter
Richard Cox, gets his hands on the brand new RTF quadcopter from the UAV experts, DJI Innovations
Bruce Corfe tames UMXâ€™s aerobatic animal!
Efl iteâ€™s superb Hurricane might be a the most fantastic foamie yet!
A small fast civilian jet that looks and fl ies like a military fighter.
32 Pulling Canopies
On the pull with Mick Broughton who shows us how to mould a canopy.
Nothing could be simpler than the basic stall turn, or thatâ€™s the theory anyway!
Blinded by all those fancy numbers and impressive specifications - cut through the waffl e with Wayne Giles.
Brianâ€™s regular look at the contest soaring scene
28 Multiplex Visit
ADHâ€™s Paul Bardoe talked his way past the gate guards at Multiplexâ€™s impressive production facility in Germany.
66 KAMS Scale Meet - Australia
They do things differently down under - Bruce Corfe reports in from one of Australiaâ€™s premier scale meetings
22 Twomosa Part 2
Part two of Twomosa seeâ€™s this splendid little self build aerobatic ship fi nished and fl own.