Phil's News Bits 27.04.09 Stroud cooker

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The weeks flying at 

photo;- Bob's Mustang



Two seat spitfire 

Near miss
It is understood the model plane came within seconds of colliding with the 160-seat 737 aircraft and crashed to the ground after being hit by the jet wash on Friday.   

2 raptor 90 SE gasser conversion's, Finished on the 20/04/09 fitted with Zenoah 231
See video


More superb photos from Laurie,50166.0.html 
Scottish Aviation Bulldog Part 1
Bob Pearce builds a scale replica starting with a plan and many sheets of balsa wood. Not only builds but offers this account of how it's going not a small job in itself.  

How did it all begin?
Reading through one of our monthly periodicals I got to thinking, when was the last time I built from a plan? Not a kit that has a plan and lazar cut sheets that just need a shake and it falls together. But a plan, good old traditional building where I have to select the wood, mark it out, cut and shape all by myself  read more


Wanted starter for ic helicopter, If anyone has one for sale please ring laurie on 07747845487 , For use by club members and others in Gloucestershire, send to

 Hanger 9 Cub 150 Tel 01452 714701
irvine Pro Sealing Iron & Top Gun heat gun open to offers
 Mini Titan, XL Pro 2K, Raptor 30
Don's PC9 150 completePC-9 45 * 
Don's Dingo 150 complete




Slope flying

Sunday 26th F3J practice on the common from 8.00AM tel. Phil 07966 175193

Tuesday at Selsley
A little strong and gusty with a few strong thermal

Friday, a strong breeze at Haresfield


Sunday at Selsley
light lift, just enough for us to fly the Limbo comp  Winner Mike the web 



Events & Shows

This isn't intended to be the definitive list of all the events and shows in the country, just one's that might be of interest to club members


April 26th. Spring Barbeque 
May - 2 & 3  Aerotow at Middle Wallop 
May 16th Thames Valley Model Air Show    Blackbushe M3 Junction 4 or 4a. The local Post Code is GU17 9LQ.
6 June OPEN DAY Gaer Park At junction 28 on the M4 take the roundabout exit signposted A48 St. Mellons.
Follow the A48 for St. Mellons & Castleton 
June 20th/21st. Berkeley, South Bristol Club. Vintage control line GL13 9DE.
Jun 20-21  Weston Park  Model Show
June 21st. Midsummer "bash" 
Jul 4&5 Woodspring 
Jul 18-19 LMA Cosford 2 Day Airshow M54, West Midlands. Contact Dave Johnson on 01925 811763 or or see
29 August OPEN DAY Gaer Park At junction 28 on the M4 take the roundabout exit signposted A48 St. Mellons.
Follow the A48 for St. Mellons & Castleton 
Sep 5-6 LMA Much Marcle Show Herefordshire, HR8 2LX. Contact Bernard Morris on 01989 740619 or 07720 677056 or or see
September 13th Autumn Barbeque 








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