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Aircam/ Airwar 006 Luftwaffe Fighter Units, Europe 1939-41
 
 

RCL#1816
Aircam/ Airwar 006 Luftwaffe Fighter Units, Europe 1939-41
Jerry Scutts
Osprey Publishing Ltd, London
1977. Book, 50 pages
Number 6 in the Aircam/ Airwar series: "books written and illustrated by leading military aviation specialists, building into a... more
Added: 20/04/2017
 

Aircam/ Airwar 004: Luftwaffe Ground Attack Units 1939-45
 
 

RCL#1807
Aircam/ Airwar 004: Luftwaffe Ground Attack Units 1939-45
Martin Pegg
Sky Books Press Ltd, New York
1977. Book, 50 pages
Number 4 in the Aircam/ Airwar series: "books written and illustrated by leading military aviation specialists, building into a... more
Added: 11/04/2017
 

Aircam/ Airwar 003: Spanish Civil War Air Forces
 
 

RCL#1789
Aircam/ Airwar 003: Spanish Civil War Air Forces
Christopher Shores
Osprey Publishing Ltd, London
1977. Book, 51 pages
Number 3 in the Aircam/ Airwar series: "books written and illustrated by leading military aviation specialists, building into a... more
Added: 24/03/2017
 

AeroModeller Annual 1954-55
 
 

RCL#1787
AeroModeller Annual 1954-55
D.J. Laidlaw-Dickson & C.S. Rushbrooke (Eds.)
Model Aeronautical Press Ltd., Watford, Herts
1954. Book, 160 pages
"A review of the year's aeromodelling throughout the world in theory and practice; together with useful data, contest results and... more
Added: 22/03/2017
 

Elektronische Modellfernsteuerung (Electronic R/C)
 
 

RCL#1773
Elektronische Modellfernsteuerung (Electronic R/C)
Gunter Miel
Militarverlag der Deutschen Demokratischen Republik (VEB), Berlin
1976. Book, 370 pages
German language title from the "Amateur Bibliothek" series, issued by the Military publishing house of the former GDR (German... more
Added: 08/03/2017
 

Warpaint Series No. 003: Junkers Ju 87 Stuka
 
 

RCL#1769
Warpaint Series No. 003: Junkers Ju 87 Stuka
Alan W. Hall
Hall Park Books Ltd, Bedfordshire
1970. Book, 32 pages
No. 3 in the 'Warpaint' series, published c. 1970. Detailed description of the design, development and operational history of... more
Added: 04/03/2017
 

Control Line Scale Modeling
 
 

RCL#1759
Control Line Scale Modeling
Fred Cronenwett
Lafayette Esquadrille Control Line Club, St Louis, MO
Book, 133 pages
Comprehensive, clear and very well-illustrated guide to control line scale modeling, from Fred Cronenwett of the Lafayette... more
Added: 22/02/2017
 

Model Aeroplanes and their Motors
 
 

RCL#1744
Model Aeroplanes and their Motors
George A. Cavanagh
Moffat, Yard & Company, New York
1916. Book, 188 pages
"A Practical Book for Beginners" from the Model Editor, Aerial Age magazine. Well illustrated with black & white photos and line... more
Added: 07/02/2017
 

Airships Past and Present
 
 

RCL#1733
Airships Past and Present
A. Hildebrandt
Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd, London
1908. Book, 394 pages
Fascinating study of "Airships Past and Present: together with chapters on the use of balloons in connection with meterology,... more
Added: 27/01/2017
 

Harper's Aircraft Book
 
 

RCL#1726
Harper's Aircraft Book
A. Hyatt Verrill
Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York & London
1913. Book, 258 pages
"Why Aeroplanes Fly, How To Make Models, and All About Aircraft, Little and Big." Early introduction to aeronautics and... more
Added: 20/01/2017
 

Airscrews for the Aeromodeller
 
 

RCL#1711
Airscrews for the Aeromodeller
R.H. Warring
Harborough Publishing Company, Ltd., Leicester
1942. Book, 66 pages
Overview of the theory behind airscrews for models, by the legendary Ron Warring. CONTENTS I. Definitions; Blade Element... more
Added: 05/01/2017
 

Modeling, Detailing, Painting, Weathering WWII Aircraft
 
 

RCL#1706
Modeling, Detailing, Painting, Weathering WWII Aircraft
Francois Verlinden
Verlinden Publications, MO, USA
1998. Book, 50 pages
"Modeling, Detailing, Painting, Weathering WWII Aircraft ... and building Dioramas" Comprehensively illustrated with 125 full... more
Added: 31/12/2016
 

AeroModeller Annual 1952
 
 

RCL#1685
AeroModeller Annual 1952
D.J. Laidlaw-Dickson & C.S. Rushbrooke (Eds.)
Model Aeronautical Press Ltd., Watford
1952. Book, 159 pages
"A review of the year's aeromodelling throughout the world in theory and practice: together with useful data and authoritative... more
Added: 10/12/2016
 

Model Flying Machines: Their Design and Construction
 
 

RCL#1675
Model Flying Machines: Their Design and Construction
W.G. Aston
Iliffe & Sons Limited, London
1910. Book, 132 pages
A very early "handbook devoted to the construction of practical models of flying machines of all types." Well illustrated with... more
Added: 30/11/2016
 

All About Model Aircraft
 
 

RCL#1667
All About Model Aircraft
P.G.F. Chinn
Percival Marshall & Co. Ltd., London
1958. Book, 114 pages
Using material previously published in Model Aircraft magazine, this book "is primarily intended for the guidance of newcomers,... more
Added: 22/11/2016
 

AeroModeller Annual 1972-73
 
 

RCL#1650
AeroModeller Annual 1972-73
R.G. Moulton & D.J. Laidlaw-Dickson (Eds.)
Model & Allied Publications Ltd., Hemel Hempstead, Herts
1972. Book, 74 pages
"A review of the year's aeromodelling throughout the world in theory and practice: together with useful data and authoritative... more
Added: 05/11/2016
 

Secrets of Model Airplane Building
 
 

RCL#1648
Secrets of Model Airplane Building
Sterling Models Inc., Philadeplphia, PA.
1962. Book, 16 pages
Short but comprehensive introduction to aeromodelling, produced by the Sterling Model Company. The contents originated in Flying... more
Added: 03/11/2016
 

Aerodata International Fighters of World War II, Volume 1
 
 

RCL#1642
Aerodata International Fighters of World War II, Volume 1
Squadron/ Signal Publications, Inc., Texas
1980. Book, 124 pages
"This book brings together the first six titles of the widely acclaimed Aerodata International series of aircraft monographs.... more
Added: 28/10/2016
 

Model Glow Plug Engines
 
 

RCL#1632
Model Glow Plug Engines
C.E. Bowden
Percival Marshall & Co. Ltd., London
1949. Book, 54 pages
Comprehensive introduction to using glow plug engines. Well illustrated with black and white photos and line drawings.... more
Added: 18/10/2016
 

AeroModeller Annual 1968-69
 
 

RCL#1626
AeroModeller Annual 1968-69
R.G. Moulton & D.J. Laidlaw-Dickson (Eds.)
Model & Allied Publications Ltd., Hemel Hempstead, Herts
1968. Book, 66 pages
"A review of the year's aeromodelling throughout the world in theory and practice; together with useful data, contest results and... more
Added: 12/10/2016
 

Simple Radio Control
 
 

RCL#1612
Simple Radio Control
H.G. Hundleby
Model Aeronautical Press Ltd., Watford, Herts.
1955. Book, 53 pages
Comprehensive introduction to radio control flying from Harry Hundleby. CONTENTS 1. Basic Principles 2. The Transmitter 3.... more
Added: 28/09/2016
 

AeroModeller Annual 1966-67
 
 

RCL#1606
AeroModeller Annual 1966-67
D.J. Laidlaw-Dickson & R.G. Moulton (Eds.)
Model Aeronautical Press Ltd., Hemel Hempstead, Herts
1966. Book, 82 pages
"A review of the year's aeromodelling throughout the world in theory and practice; together with useful data, contest results and... more
Added: 23/09/2016
 

Petrol-Engined Model Aircraft
 
 

RCL#1600
Petrol-Engined Model Aircraft
C.E. Bowden
Percival Marshall & Co. Ltd., London
1945. Book, 128 pages
"Petrol-Engined Model Aircraft (With Notes on Diesels)" This is the revised edition, with additional content, of the handbook... more
Added: 20/09/2016
 

Design and Construction of Flying Model Aircraft
 
 

RCL#1595
Design and Construction of Flying Model Aircraft
D.A. Russell
Harborough Publishing Company, Ltd., Leicester
1940. Book, 130 pages
"This book in no way deals with full-sized aerodynamics. It was first published in 1937, the intention being to provide a... more
Added: 17/09/2016
 

How to Build and Fly a Vought-Corsair
 
 

RCL#1574
How to Build and Fly a Vought-Corsair
Thomas L. Bulger
National Glider and Airplane News, New York
1930. Book, 16 pages
How to Build Model Airplanes, Number 1 Published c. 1930 Edited by Lieut. Emanuele Stieri Complete full size plans and... more
Added: 07/09/2016
 

AeroModeller Annual 1964-65
 
 

RCL#1550
AeroModeller Annual 1964-65
D.J. Laidlaw-Dickson & R.G. Moulton (Eds.)
Model Aeronautical Press Ltd., Watford, Herts.
1964. Book, 83 pages
"A review of the year's aeromodelling throughout the world in theory and practice; together with useful data, contest results and... more
Added: 24/08/2016
 

History of Model Aircraft
 
 

RCL#1537
History of Model Aircraft
C. E. Bowden
Harborough Publishing Company, Ltd., Leicester
1946. Book, 82 pages
The history and technical development of model aircraft, by one of the best known names in aeromodelling, Lt.-Col. C.E. Bowden... more
Added: 17/08/2016
 

Diesel Model Engines
 
 

RCL#1528
Diesel Model Engines
C. E. Bowden
Percival Marshall & Co. Ltd., London
1951. Book, 115 pages
3rd edition of Lt-Col C.E. Bowden's classic work on the diesel engine. "This book is designed to put the newcomer to power... more
Added: 12/08/2016
 

AeroModeller Annual 1962-63
 
 

RCL#1524
AeroModeller Annual 1962-63
D.J. Laidlaw-Dickson & C.S. Rushbrooke (Eds.)
Model Aeronautical Press Ltd., Watford, Herts.
1962. Book, 81 pages
"A review of the year's aeromodelling throughout the world in theory and practice; together with useful data, contest results and... more
Added: 10/08/2016
 

Flying Colors
 
 

RCL#1522
Flying Colors
Ray Bonds (Ed.)
Squadron/ Signal Publications, Inc.
1981. Book, 214 pages
"Military aircraft markings and camouflage schemes from World War 1 to the present day [1981]. More than 1,300 superbly detailed... more
Added: 09/08/2016
 

Radio Control Models & Electronics Plans Handbook 4 1982/83
 
 

RCL#1509
Radio Control Models & Electronics Plans Handbook 4 1982/83
Model & Allied Publications Ltd., Hemel Hempstead
1982. Book, 92 pages
RCM&E Plans Handbook 4: Radio Controlled Aircraft Contents: FEATURES Building From Plans - David Boddington Moulded Nose... more
Added: 02/08/2016
 

Painting & Detailing Model Aircraft
 
 

RCL#1498
Painting & Detailing Model Aircraft
Les Whitehouse
Almark Publishing Co. Ltd., London
1977. Book, 40 pages
Focus on Modelling Techniques: No. 2 A straightforward guide for painting plastic model kits. "In attempting to stir the... more
Added: 27/07/2016
 

WWII Allied and Axis Aircraft Scale Drawings
 
 

RCL#1496
WWII Allied and Axis Aircraft Scale Drawings
Phil Koopman Snr. (Ed.)
Fly'N Things
1994. Book, 41 pages
Collection of 1/72nd scale 3-view drawings of 40 classic airplanes that flew in the Second World War. It's not clear whether Phil... more
Added: 26/07/2016
 

Aircraft Archive Volume 1: Post-War Jets
 
 

RCL#1483
Aircraft Archive Volume 1: Post-War Jets
Argus Books Limited, Hemel Hempstead
1988. Book, 100 pages
A detailed collection of original scale aircraft drawings, selected from the files of Aeromodeller and Scale Models magazines.... more
Added: 19/07/2016
 

AeroModeller Annual 1948
 
 

RCL#1478
AeroModeller Annual 1948
D.J. Laidlaw-Dickson & D.A. Russell (Eds.)
Model Aeronautical Press Ltd., Leicester
1948. Book, 159 pages
"A review of post-war aeromodelling throughout the world in theory and practice; together with useful data, contest results and... more
Added: 16/07/2016
 

Aircam Aviation Series: Battle of Britain
 
 

RCL#1472
Aircam Aviation Series: Battle of Britain
Peter G. Cooksley & Richard Ward (Eds.)
Osprey Publications Ltd., Canterbury, Kent
1969. Book, 43 pages
Aircam Aviation Series, No. S.1 Battle of Britain: Hawker Hurricane, Supermarine Spitfire, Messerschmitt Bf. 109 Illustrated by... more
Added: 13/07/2016
 

Air Racer
 
 

RCL#1457
Air Racer
Charles A. Mendenhall
Specialty Press Publishers and Wholesalers
1994. Book, 183 pages
"The book is an effort to draw together, under one cover, the intriguing story of the air racer by means of plan-type... more
Added: 05/07/2016
 

Langley Memoir on Mechanical Flight
 
 

RCL#1452
Langley Memoir on Mechanical Flight
Samuel Pierpont Langley & Charles M. Manly
Smithsonian Institution
1911. Book, 560 pages
Fascinating account of early experiments in flight. Part I was written almost entirely by Samuel Pierpont Langley (1834-1906), in... more
Added: 02/07/2016
 

Basics of R/C Model Aircraft Design
 
 

RCL#1433
Basics of R/C Model Aircraft Design
Andy Lennon
Air Age Media Inc., Ridgefield, CT
1996. Book, 136 pages
"Practical techniques for building better models." Comprehensive and practical introduction to all the key aspects of remote... more
Added: 11/06/2016
 

AeroModeller Annual 1951
 
 

RCL#1407
AeroModeller Annual 1951
D. J. Laidlaw-Dickson & D. A. Russell (Eds.)
The Model Aeronautical Press Ltd., Leicester
1951. Book, 154 pages
A review of the year's aeromodelling throughout the world in theory and practice; together with useful data, contest results and... more
Added: 28/05/2016
 

Model Boat Construction
 
 

RCL#1401
Model Boat Construction
Harvey A. Adam
Percival Marshall & Co. Ltd., London
1952. Book, 118 pages
"This book is primarily intended as an aid for the newcomer to model boat building. In taking the stage by stage construction of... more
Added: 25/05/2016
 

Flying Machines: Practice and Design
 
 

RCL#1392
Flying Machines: Practice and Design
Rankin Kennedy
Technical Publishing Co. Limited, London
1909. Book, 176 pages
An early introduction to the general technical principles of airplane design and construction. Over 60 illustrations and... more
Added: 20/05/2016
 

Scale Aircraft Drawings, Volume II - World War II
 
 

RCL#1390
Scale Aircraft Drawings, Volume II - World War II
Peter M. Bowers (Ed.)
Air Age, Inc., Ridgefield, CT
1991. Book, 149 pages
"Scale drawings, rare photos and historical data on popular WWII aircraft." Volume II of the Air Age Scale Aircraft Drawings... more
Added: 19/05/2016
 

Model Boats Plans Handbook 1985
 
 

RCL#1386
Model Boats Plans Handbook 1985
Argus Specialist Publications Ltd., Hemel Hempstead
1985. Book, 64 pages
"Plans Handbook 2: Model Boats" Comprehensive listing of plans featured in Model Boats magazine: Sailing Models; Static... more
Added: 17/05/2016
 

Aircraft Year Book, 3-View Drawings 1903-1946
 
 

RCL#1372
Aircraft Year Book, 3-View Drawings 1903-1946
J. W. McDonald
John W. McDonald, Kansas
1997. Book, 278 pages
936 drawings of American Aviation: Airships, Autogiros, Balloons, Biplanes, Flying Boats, Gliders, Civilian Light Planes,... more
Added: 04/05/2016
 

Radio Control of Model Aircraft
 
 

RCL#1362
Radio Control of Model Aircraft
G. Sommerhoff
Percival Marshall & Co. Ltd., London
1957. Book, 67 pages
"In the present revised edition, the author has omitted the discussion of complicated multi-control systems and has confined... more
Added: 04/05/2016
 

Aerodynamics of Model Aeroplanes
 
 

RCL#1353
Aerodynamics of Model Aeroplanes
Bao-Liu Chu
Winning (Radio Control) Model Company, Hong Kong
1973. Book, 92 pages
The first book about aeromodelling theory to be written in Chinese. Published in 1973 in Hong Kong by Mr. Bing-Lin Ng, a... more
Added: 29/04/2016
 

Scale Aircraft Drawings, Volume 1 - World War I
 
 

RCL#1347
Scale Aircraft Drawings, Volume 1 - World War I
Dan Santich (Ed.)
Air Age, Inc., Wilton, CT
1986. Book, 151 pages
Superb collection of scale drawings of WWI aircraft, engines and armaments. The drawings are the work of "master illustrators",... more
Added: 26/04/2016
 

Theory and Practice of Model Aeroplaning
 
 

RCL#1342
Theory and Practice of Model Aeroplaning
V. E. Johnson
E. & F. N. Spon, Ltd., London
1910. Book, 230 pages
Highly detailed introduction to aeromodelling, written in the very early days of the sport. Well illustrated with line drawings... more
Added: 23/04/2016
 

Stunt Control-Line Flying
 
 

RCL#1338
Stunt Control-Line Flying
R.H. [Ron] Warring
Percival Marshall & Co. Ltd., London
1949. Book, 99 pages
Published c. 1948/49. No publication date given in the book: pg 133 refers to the "latest stunt schedule listed by the SMAE for... more
Added: 21/04/2016
 


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