(Above) Authors Jerry Smith and Pedro Sanchez kneel beside the Meister Scale P-47, a great flying warbird. MEISTER SCALE P-47 THUNDERBOLT Text and Photos by Jerry Smith and Pedro Sanchez The P-47 was first introduced in the European theater in 1942 along with the 56th Fighter Group stationed in Boxted, England. It was also in [...]
This new Razorback is designed to impress! From its composite construction to its aluminum finish, this P-47 is intended for scale modelers. It’s designed for a Moki 250 radial engine and 4-blade prop, and all-American-made landing gear is available. This 110-inch-span aircraft costs $3290; for more information go to www.carf-models.com.
By Fred Culbertson I have always had a special interest in WW II fighter aircraft. This dates back to my first encounter with the Mustang flown at the first airshow I attended with my father in 1968 at McCoy Air Force Base (now Orlando International Airport). Although the SR 71 and the F-4 Phantom seemed [...]
If the chilly weather is starting to set in where you are and you’re looking to extend your RC Summer. You’re getting ready to winterize that big AMR 1/3-scale Waco you finished last Spring and have flown for the past 6 months. You’re really comfortable with it now; it looks perfect in the air and [...]
The F4U-1D Corsair, characterized by its gull-wing-shaped wings, is one of the greatest fighter bombers of its time. It could outfight, out-climb and overtake any prop-driven enemy. BH Models has just introduced a fantastic Corsair 120 ARF. I have built and reviewed several BH Models in the past and have come to revere them [...]