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July 2015

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Simple Outrunner Motor Repairs
For DIY enthusiasts, motor specialist John Rutter describes how to rewind a faulty brushless motor and bring it back to life again

Model Flying With A Disability
Disabled model pilot Brian Collins passes on some of his experiences, tips and advice to people who think they may not be able to learn (or continue) to fly R/C aircraft

SZD-45A Ogar
This is Keith Humber’s 79" span re-scaled model design of the unusual-looking Polish motor-glider for 4-function R/C. Built from balsa and plywood this electric sailplane is a great flyer from slope or field

Pike Perfection
Renowned for his designs, Open Class and 100 Inch competition flying, Bill Haley explains his conversion from a F3B thermal soarer to F5J and eSoarer

Watt’s New Concept Soarer Pt.2
In this second part competition pilot and author Brian Austin describes the completion of his own scratch-built design for a competitive electric soarer that results in a Championship winner!




REVIEWS

Meteor DF EP
Dynam’s medium-sized ARF jet with a 70 mm EDF unit gets put through its paces in the hands of speed fanatic Brian Cooper, who doesn’t hold it back!

P-51D Mustang ARF
With a big smile on his face, Matthew Boddington assesses this superbly detailed 750 mm Series warbird from Top R/C Hobby and gives it the thumbs up!

Blade 200 SR X BNF
Chris Dickens looks at E-flite's Blade 200 SR X BNF, the first helicopter to utilise the E-flite SAFETM technology system, and finds out just how useful it is

ASW 28 ARF
We asked Tony King to access this 2300 mm span electric powered, all-foam, scale sailplane from FMS in some typically unconventional late winter soaring conditions




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Marketplace
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Scale Soaring
This month Chris takes a long walk in the chilly breezes on the Dorset hills as he recalls an eventful early spring fl y-in, and updates us on his latest design

Light Fantastic
Chris Golds recalls some aerobatic hi-jinx in a Jet Provost, and reveals more of ‘our’ models

Over There
In his regular column from the US, Mike Lee this month describes his method for ‘redecorating’ an ARF model, a cautious tale of unattended LiPos, and a F3J report from the desert!

Watts Under The Roof
John Stennard is our regular indoor flying columnist, and this month he reveals the ‘Hellboy’ shockie, and ultra-light R/C units for paper planes!

Diary Dates
Where to go and what to see!

Down Under
Our Australian reporter Peter Pine this month takes us to New South Wales where this year Canberra was the venue for Australia’s annual National electric rally hosted by the NAAS

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Coming Next Issue
What to see in the August 2015 issue of Q&EFI

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Quiet & Electric Flight International News

ROLLS ROYCE HUCKNALL - MODEL FLYING EVENTS CANCELLED!
It is with extreme sadness that I have to report that the Rolls Royce Hucknall MAC were issued on Monday...

Product Safety Recall

Product: Futaba/Ripmax Mains Chargers
Part numbers: P-FBC30D/4 and P-FBC35D/4

Product recall - Etronix Energy Station power supply 220 & 230

Model number:ET0261 & ET0262Batch number/Barcode: 5055323947278 &...

Revell to Distribute Hobbico in Europe
From January 2014 Revell GmbH announced that it will handle sales and marketing of Hobbico products within...

STOP PRESS NEWS
Announcement - Horizon Hobby, Inc. is to be Acquired by Investor Group Led by CEO Joe Ambrose.

Sister magazine to attend Jet World Masters

We've confirmed that the RC Jet International team will be at Jet World Masters this year. 

Back issue sale

Selected back issues only £2 each

New radio control app available for download

It has never been a more exciting time for all things concerned with radio...

2012 in Review
New DVD/Blu-Ray that reviews the very best RC flying events of 2012 is now available.

Hawker Hunter 3d walk around
From the drawing board of scale modelling legend, Chris Golds, this wood pack and plan are one of our...

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