Category Archives: Members Activities

Joe continues to build and build

By | January 26, 2021

Joe has sent me some pictures of his latest creations. In Joes words: A ghastly Percival Prentice, and a DB Tiger Mouth, both electric powered, all ready for maiden flights. Who knows when ?  And: I Still have two models to go, another small 36” Tiger Moth by Dale Tattam, and a Flair Puppeteer. Many… Read More »

John’s K 7 Update

By | November 18, 2020

Hi all, The fuselage and the tail end have been put on one side now for some weeks  while I began construction of the wings. As with the rest of the kit there are many laser cut parts including false ply LE, all ribs, main spar web ( the 1mm ply sheet glued between top… Read More »

David’s DR 420 test flights

By | October 9, 2020

By today’s standards my new ‘DR420’ is a blast from the past – balsa and ply, with spruce spars, full length flaperons, and mechanical mixing. She’s also the first model aircraft I’ve designed in over 40 years!   Maiden – test flights 1 & 2 – Black Hill Her ‘maiden’ consisted of two flat field… Read More »