Phil's News Bits 02.08.2010 Gloucester oven spares
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World championship F3J
The 2010 FAI Word Championship for Soaring Model
Aircraft (F3J) will be organised by the Comité Départemental d’AéroModélisme
du Jura (CDAM 39) on behalf of French Federation of AeroModelling (FFAM) from
31th July to 8th August on the Dole Tavaux airfield.
There are some remarkable images on this site, Laurie's 300mm prime lens takes some cracking photos
2010 BMFA British National
Paul & Tracy Gurr are planning a GMFC camping trip to the Nats at Barkston Heath Nr Grantham Lincs
Camping is £18.50 /person if paid by
the 23rd Aug. £20.00 on the day.
Paul & Tracy have some tents available on a first come first served basis.
Reg has released the August edition of Modelflight http://www.modelflight.regheath.com/
Sunday 12th September all day.
All your usual favourites cooked fresh all day.
After the midsummer disaster caused by the lack of Pork & Stilton sausages a pre order for 50 Kgs has already been placed.
No flying please
Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th September
Please ensure that work has finished before you start flying.
There may be members of the Auto grass club carrying out various task outside these dates & times, please be vigilant and work together to ensure safety for all. It will be necessary to move all our bits and pieces to the container or elsewhere prior to both race meetings.
Chris Bishop, Chairman GMFC
18th Aug HLG comp Wednesday evening 7.00PM Minchinhampton. Any model that
can be hand or bungee launched can be used.. Three bungees will be laid out
and a series of tasks set
more photos at http://www.ebley.plus.com/photo/?M=D
Newly listed items
Has had approximately 4 tanks through it, in superb condition, £70 ono
Surplus to my fleet is a Duncan Hutson Sirocco model, (no longer available)
some minor work and general tidying up required to get it in the air.
Airframe with air retracts, tank and valve, wing servos fitted (72inch span
and has flaps) needs a 60plus 2c or 90FS engine.
Phone http://www.glos-mfc.co.uk/forsale/ on 01453 767670 or 07812 492690
Another airframe for sale, nice looking Cessna 172 with
servos fitted in fuz, needs servos in wing.
Suggest a 90 fs would be good in this. 72inch wingspan.
Phone Nick on 01453 767670 or 07812 492690
40 sized trainer , SET OF 550mm WOOD BLADES
35 MHz receivers, Zippy battery 20C 3S 2200ma, R
available, price £10.00 each. JR
R700. 1 available, price £12.50.Jeti
4Ch MPD micro. 1 available, price £15.00.Jeti Rex
4 micro. 2 still
available, price £10.00 each.Jeti Rex
5 plus. 2 still
available, price £12.50 each.Jeti
Rex 7 mini. 3
available price £15.00 each.MS
Composit 5 Channel (helicopter receiver). 1
available price £15.00KYOSHO CALIBER I.C HELICOPTER
August 6th-17th Manx Model Meet manx-modelflyers.org/events
Some forthcoming events for 2010
|Aug 14-15||Rhyl &DMFC Aerotow||North Wales. Contact Melfyn Allington on 01745 813800 or 07704 535391 or Melfyn.firstname.lastname@example.org|
|20,21,22nd Aug||Engineering exhibition||http://www.bristolmodelengineers.co.uk/exhib/exhib.htm Thornbury|
|28-30th Aug||2010 BMFA British National Championships|
|Sep 3-10||Brean Sands Model and Hobby Festival||All Disciples. Somerset. Contact via www.hru.co.uk or www.brean.com|
|Sep 4-5||LMA Much Marcle Show||HR8 2LX. www.herefordshiremodelaeroclub.org|
|Sep 11-12||Model Air Festival of Flight at Old Warden.||
Old Warden, Nr Biggleswade. Contact Mike Reynolds on 07775 662955 or see www.modelair.info
|Sept 11/12th||Aerotow||Middle Wallop|
|18-19th Sept||Kemble, Glos||Kemble Battle of Britain Weekend Link|
Siege Cross dates are;
All Models Welcome. R/C under 10 kg. Camping and trade.