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The not so regular update. June 18

Posted by Roy Thompson on June 14, 2018 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (3)

Well this look like its the 2 yearly update!"

So what have I been up to this year. First off we've had a go at some retro RC modeling when an old 100S glider was given to the club. I refurbished it and updated the radio and have been have some fun with it.

Secondly i've been working hard at getting my Martin-Baker Fleet all serviceable at the same time. This I've completed :) all I wanted was a picture of the all together....

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2016 e-fly events

Posted by Roy Thompson on August 18, 2016 at 5:50 AM Comments comments (5)

The 2016 summer flying season well under way and it's been pointed out to me that I've not posted any new items on here for a long time. 

My efforts this year have gone into completing the repairs to my MB5, the TCM 3 motor been looking at me in the workshop for far to long. The good news is she is now all up and running the fisrt post repair flight was a couple of weeks back, ant then we flew her at the BEFA E-Fly event at Middel Wallop.

Thanks to Domonic of essential RC we ...

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Not so regular update

Posted by Roy Thompson on September 13, 2014 at 4:20 AM Comments comments (0)


Not so regular update Jan 15

New photos added of the Meteor T7.5 & the Dak flyin at Middel Wallop E-flyin this year. At some point this year, I will update the build log for the Meteor.

Not so regular update. Sep 14

The Gloster Meteor has been flown but sustained some damage! & is now undergoing repairs. She should be out & about for next ...

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Gloster Meteor Build Well Under Way

Posted by Roy Thompson on January 7, 2013 at 4:30 PM Comments comments (0)

The build of my Gloster Meteor T71/2 is well under way. The basic wing structure is finished & sheeted. The fuzz is all so coming along, & the sheeting is also going on this.

Now all I have to do is chatch up with my web.

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Not so regular Up-Date

Posted by Roy Thompson on September 28, 2012 at 5:20 PM Comments comments (0)


Well it’s been awhile since I last up-dated my site, but better late than never.

So wots new?  Well I’vecompleted the build log for the Douglas DC3, & started a new build log formy T & J Gloster Meteor  T7 1/2


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New Indoors Event List

Posted by Roy Thompson on November 25, 2011 at 6:25 PM Comments comments (0)

New Indoors Event List just added, if you have an indoor flying event let me know & I will post it here.

New Videos Posted

Posted by Roy Thompson on November 17, 2011 at 7:30 AM Comments comments (0)



2 videos of my Douglas DC-3 build project & 1 from Deluxe Materials (in which I had a hand!)

So Check Out The Vedios Page and ENJOY.

Retro Rc Radio Flash review

Posted by Roy Thompson on May 17, 2011 at 6:33 AM Comments comments (0)

New video just added!

A review of the Radio Flash kit from Retro RC.

Toledo Weak Signals R/C Show

Posted by Roy Thompson on February 23, 2011 at 5:42 PM Comments comments (0)

Well it's been some time since my last blog.  so time to put that right. :)

Roy's RC TV is off to the US! Yes we are off to the States for the Weak Signals R/C Expo Model show, in Toledo.

Also we will be proping in on ETOC 2011 ...

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New video's

Posted by Roy Thompson on November 26, 2010 at 11:17 AM Comments comments (0)

Well it's been some time since my last entry, so let catch up.

First up a new video from my holidays. Kermit Weeks, Fantasy Of Flightcollection is situated in Poke city Florida half way between Tamper &Orlando on the I-4 Interstate. The only collection in the UK that come any wearnear to the same passion of keeping vintage aircraft in the air ware theybelong is the Shuttlewor...

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