#000538 - ARTISTS MODEL.
Douglas Rolfe’s history of Dornier aircraft from the very early days through the early 1950’s is here in his historical drawings.
BLUNDERBUS by Cal Smith is another cute little FF model by an artist and model builder.
BLUNDERBUS by Cal Smith.
Maxwell Bassett, the man who "stole" the 1933 Nationals from rubber jobs. Miss Philadelphia won Mulvihill event 14:55, Moffett, 28:18, Stout, 22.22.
So the high thrust line is new? Fifteen years ago Armand Vasquez used effectively on a streamliner. Flaps helped get it down.
In 1933 the first published gas model was KG, published in MAN. KG was for Koval & Grant.
Photo from 1937 Nats in St Louis.
Here also is RCMW’s first Model Builder’s Challenge Contest with $350 in prizes for building and flying the FLYING FISH model. Rules and plan are on pages 18 and 19. Deadline is December 1 for receipt of entries.
#000673 - FLYING FISH.
Download the Dick Sarpolus book DUCTED FAN RC AIRCRAFT.
#000646 - HI FLIER ENDURANCE.
Ken Willard’s BREATHLESS was one of his early RC designs and it is presented here as it appeared in the August 1957 issue of MAN.
#000794 - BREATHLESS.
Our digital magazine download for this month is the 1968 issue of the Air Trails Annual. This is the next to last issue of the annuals that were published.