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It is offered for guidance only


Getting started, an information page for beginners

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Lithium battery safety warning

Lithium batteries  Safety alert regarding the use and charging of this type of battery

Ever been tempted to build that scale Spitfire, thanks to Mr Jolly, the Mick Reeves 1/6 Scale 73" wingspan MK IX has been documented down to the last detail. Take a look, the attention to detail is unbelievable. Also visit Mick Reeves Models

Propeller sizes  A generic list of propeller sizes

OS propellers  The OS website full list

Saito propellers  The Saito website full list

Futaba Servos   Futaba servo list

Retract battery wiring diagram  This wiring diagram how to use a separate battery to your Rx battery for operating retracts thus preserving Rx battery pack power

35Mhz Channel and Frequency listings  The full range of 35Mhz Channels with Frequency numbers

2 Stroke Engine Bearing replacement  For a procedure on how to replace those worn out engine bearings

Drill & Tap conversion chart  Cross reference of fractional, number, letter, metric drills & various tapping drill sizes, Big file but quite comprehensive, only need to download and save once or look here Tapping Drill Sizes for every thread you can think of!!

Wire Gauges  Chart showing Standard Wire Gauges (SWG)

Aerobatics  Various aerobatic manoeuvres outlined on this page

Handbook   Download & print off the Word version of the 2003 BMFA manual in A4 size. (Auto extracting zip file)

Terminology   Various snippets of RC Model Aircraft and Flying Field terms and phrases

C of G calculator    Thanks to Kev Wild for his calculator

Tinting Canopies    Try this method for colouring your Canopies