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June 1960 Aero Modeller

June 1960 Aero Modeller

June 1960 Aero Modeller - Airplanes and RocketsTable of Contents

These pages from vintage modeling magazines like American Aircraft Modeler, American Modeler, Air Trails, Flying Aces, Flying Models, Model Airplane News, & Young Men captured the era. I will be glad to scan articles for you. All copyrights hereby acknowledged.

I've been posting some advertisements from vintage Aero Modeller for the sake of British model aircraft and boat enthusiasts who appreciate a reflection back to a time when a stroll through London to visit a hobby shop didn't make you think you had been transported through a Einstein-Rosen space-time bridge (aka wormhole) to Saudi Arabia. I read in the news that the town is quite the different experience these days, but I digress. A couple weeks ago, I posted a listing of some of those area hobby shops that you might remember. More will follow.

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RMA "Mactuator"

Telasco RMA Aircraft Accessories Ad, June 1960 Aero Modeller - Airplanes and Rockets

(illustrated) Compact, self-centering unit for single-channel radio. 3-4 1/2 volts.

Price 23/7

Compound "Mactuator"

Selective three control positions plus electric switching 39/4

Speedmaster Records maximum flight speed. Range 0-150 mph Size 2'" x 2'" X 5/8". Weight only 2/3 ounce.

Price 27/6

Altmaster I & II Records maximum height. Mark II incorporates contact switch for pre-set servo operation.

Price 27/6

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Holds 200' of line.

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Varipitch Prop.

Tough fibre blades with micrometer screw adjustment for pitches from 1 to 8 inches. Diameter 8 in. Suitable for sport and contest flying Price 7/6

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Posted May 28, 2016

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