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Speedy Green Machine

Speedy Green Machine

This unique aircraft is an experimental Jet-Bee is a Gee Bee from CARF models that’s powered by a Frank Turbine FR250. This 1/3.2-scale aircraft uses a Powerbox Mercury SRS and is piloted here by Christian Göbel at the Jetpower Fair recently held in Bad Neuenahr Ahrweiler, Germany. We think the Granville brothers would be proud!
Must-Know Soldering Tips

Must-Know Soldering Tips

There is always that occasional opportunity to do some soldering. When you need to add some connectors to a battery pack, or to make a set of wiring adapters for your battery charger, using heat and molten metal to join wires together is one of the oldest do-it-yourself tasks for RC hobbyists. The task is […]
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More Great Workshop Tips

More Great Workshop Tips

Every issue we share reader advice in our “Tips & Tricks” column. Here are a few of our favorites. STAR STRUCK Cutting out very small stars is nearly impossible with a hobby knife, and no small pre-made stars are available, either. My son and I have found the perfect solution: star-shaped punches for scrapbooking available at craft stores. Sizes […]
Set up your plane for aerobatic night flights

Set up your plane for aerobatic night flights

Flying giant-scale airplanes at night has increased in popularity, and all for good reason. Not only is it unique and fun, but it also presents a different challenge that daylight flying cannot provide. This past summer, I decided I wanted to try night flying with the giant-scale CARF-Models Edge 540. I used this aircraft because […]
Monster Scale Victor Bomber

Monster Scale Victor Bomber

This 18-foot-span beauty is the handiwork of Gordon Nicholls and is flown here by Andy Johnson at the Large Model Association (LMA) RC show at the Royal Air Force Elvington airfield. This 15-year-old, 1/6.5-scale jet has more than 300 flights and is powered by two Wren 160 turbine jet engines. A replica of the Cold War bomber, it weighs in at […]
How to: Weather an ARF Warbird

How to: Weather an ARF Warbird

No doubt about it, among warbirds, the Vought F4U Corsair ranks way up near the top as a favorite with modelers. The bent-wing bird, as it’s often called, has a look like no other WW II fighter. From its big, round cowl through its aft cockpit to its unique inverted gull wing, there’s no mistaking […]
Shop Tips (aka putting the vegetable peeler to good use)

Shop Tips (aka putting the vegetable peeler to good use)

Who doesn’t like turning an ordinary household item into a useful tool? These tips all use items around the house or shop, so they won’t cost you a dime. Have another use for a common product? Send your tip to MAN@airage.com and you could win an assortment of Bob Smith Industries glue (plus worldwide accolades &  fame, of course!).   […]
Flutter Fixes that can Save your Plane

Flutter Fixes that can Save your Plane

We’ve all seen and heard it, the sound of control surface flutter. Flutter can be destructive to an airframe, and this problem all boils down to using suitable building techniques. It is absolutely mandatory that the hinges on an aircraft be installed properly. If hinges are not installed correctly, they can bind with one another, […]
Best in Show Winner — Greg Hahn Gotha G.IV Bomber — Video Interview

Best in Show Winner — Greg Hahn Gotha G.IV Bomber — Video Interview

Another great modeler and amazing airplane from the 50Anniversary of the WW1 RC Jamboree at the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome, was Greg Hahn who came from New Castle, IN to fly his German 17-foot Gotha bomber. Winner of the Best in Show award, Greg  scratch built, his bomber and powered it with two pusher 40cc twin cylinder engines and […]
And the winners are… 50th ORA WW1 RC Jamboree with Video

And the winners are… 50th ORA WW1 RC Jamboree with Video

This year’s 50th anniversary of the WW1 RC Jamboree at the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome was an amazing and well attended event. For many it was their first time seeing so many WW1 airplane models in one place, and for the regulars and old guard, it was a time to renew friendships and form new ones, […]
From the Flightline — 50th WW1 RC Jamboree

From the Flightline — 50th WW1 RC Jamboree

There were so many airplanes and pilots at the 50th Anniversary RC Jamboree at the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome, it was had to soak it all in. Photos can capture some of the flavor but truly, this is an event that you have to see yourself to full appreciate. Here are a few more photos from […]
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