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Latest 5 books

Aircam/ Airwar 003: Spanish Civil War Air Forces

24/03/2017 | RCL#1789
Aircam/ Airwar 003: Spanish Civil War Air Forces
Christopher Shores
1977. Number 3 in the Aircam/ Airwar series: "books written and illustrated... more

AeroModeller Annual 1954-55

22/03/2017 | RCL#1787
AeroModeller Annual 1954-55
D.J. Laidlaw-Dickson & C.S. Rushbrooke (Eds.)
1954. "A review of the year's aeromodelling throughout the world in theory... more

Elektronische Modellfernsteuerung (Electronic R/C)

08/03/2017 | RCL#1773
Elektronische Modellfernsteuerung (Electronic R/C)
Gunter Miel
1976. German language title from the "Amateur Bibliothek" series, issued by... more

Control Line Scale Modeling

22/02/2017 | RCL#1759
Control Line Scale Modeling
Fred Cronenwett
Comprehensive, clear and very well-illustrated guide to control line... more

Model Aeroplanes and their Motors

07/02/2017 | RCL#1744
Model Aeroplanes and their Motors
George A. Cavanagh
1916. "A Practical Book for Beginners" from the Model Editor, Aerial Age... more

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Latest 5 magazines

Model Builder 1972/12 December

25/03/2017 | RCL#1790
Model Builder 1972/12 December
Vol. 2, No. 14 CONTENTS Features: Workbench - Bill Northrop Free... more

AeroModeller 1950/02 February

23/03/2017 | RCL#1788
AeroModeller 1950/02 February
Vol. XV, No. 169 Incorporating the "Model Aeroplane Constructor"... more

Model Maker 1952/06 June

21/03/2017 | RCL#1786
Model Maker 1952/06 June
Vol. 2, No. 19 CONTENTS Model Railways: Model Railway Exhibition... more

RCM 1972/05 May

20/03/2017 | RCL#1785
RCM 1972/05 May
Vol. 9, No. 5 CONTENTS From The Shop - Don Dewey Letters From RCM... more

Modelar 1973/12 December

17/03/2017 | RCL#1782
Modelar 1973/12 December
Vol. XXIV, No. 12 of the monthly Czech language modelling magazine.... more

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Latest 5 catalogues, patents, other

Profile Publications No. 028: Macchi C.202

19/03/2017 | RCL#1784
Profile Publications No. 028: Macchi C.202
Gianni Cattaneo,  1965. ...more

Graupner Katalog 22 FS

18/03/2017 | RCL#1783
Graupner Katalog 22 FS
1969. ...more

Profile Publications No. 027: Boeing F4B-4

12/03/2017 | RCL#1777
Profile Publications No. 027: Boeing F4B-4
Peter M. Bowers,  1965. ...more

Profile Publications No. 026: De Havilland D.H.4.

05/03/2017 | RCL#1770
Profile Publications No. 026: De Havilland D.H.4.
J.M. Bruce,  1965. ...more

Warpaint Series No. 003: Junkers Ju 87 Stuka

04/03/2017 | RCL#1769
Warpaint Series No. 003: Junkers Ju 87 Stuka
Alan W. Hall,  1970. ...more

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Latest User Comments

Thanks for spotting this John! Apologies everyone. I've uploaded the correct file now.
Mary : Model Aircraft 1952/08 August : RCL#1779 : 20/03/2017

Sorry if a zillion people have pointed this out, but although it is indeed the cover and contents of Model Aircraft for 08/1952 shown, the download is the issue for October 1952. I visit your excellent site daily, and chiefly because I long to read the article for the Fidgety Midget - temptingly shown under details, I keep checking the download, but it stubbornly remains the October '52 issue!
JohnW : Model Aircraft 1952/08 August : RCL#1779 : 20/03/2017

Apologies to anyone who had difficulity downloading this issue of RCM. I've replaced the file and downloads should work more smoothly. Thanks to Gerrit and Marty for alerting me to the problem.
Mary : RCM 1972/05 May : RCL#1785 : 20/03/2017

Enclosed find photo of my just completed 1936 Bug from the library website [more pics 003]. Found it in the August Air Trails magazine. A bamboo bender's dream, wing tips, stab tips and all the ribs are bent from bamboo. Weighs in at a hefty 7 grams all up without rubber. Enjoy!!
RandyWrisley : Air Trails 1936/08 August : RCL#1689 : 14/03/2017

I've replaced the file that had missing pages with a complete version of this RCM issue. Many thanks to Harry Kirkland for scanning the missing pages :)
Mary : RCM 1971/08 August : RCL#1722 : 20/02/2017

Hi Andres - sorry about this. I'm afraid we can't fix it, as that's just the way this issue was sent in to us. I guess those pages were missing from the original magazine they scanned. Does anyone out there have a paper copy of this RCM issue? Could you scan the missing pages and share them with us? We'd all be very grateful :)
Mary : RCM 1971/08 August : RCL#1722 : 19/02/2017

On the RCM 1971/08 August PDF file, submission date: 16/01/2017, the pages 31 through 34 were missing. I'm so interested in the BE2E article and plans. I would appreciate if you can resolve this.
AndresAcuna : RCM 1971/08 August : RCL#1722 : 19/02/2017

Fantastic, Daithi! Many thanks :)
Mary : German WWI printable lozenge fabric : RCL#1755 : 19/02/2017

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Latest News

Steve and I are having a few days holiday over Christmas, so it will take a bit longer than usual to reply to your messages. We wish you and your families a very merry Christmas and a happy, healthy new year :) Mary x

You might have noticed that we've stopped adding patents to RCLibrary. We felt that interest was waning and decided that 282 is probably enough for now :) We are planning to replace this stream of content with something new soon, probably 3-views. But my son goes into hospital for major spinal surgery this week, so new initiatives are on hold til he's home and fully recovered. I hope you understand. Thank you for your ongoing support for, and interest in, RCL, Mary x

I'll be away on holiday from tomorrow August 25, back on September 5. I'll answer any emails when I'm home :) Mary

Oh no! I've just accidentally, but permanently, deleted all the cover images. I'm not looking forward to telling Steve when he gets back from work. Please bear with me while I start the process of replacing them all.

Added new quick links for magazines that are part of a series eg RCM, MAN, AeroModeller etc. Now, if you click on the series name below each individual magazine title you can see all issues we have in that series.

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RCLibrary Contributor Roll of Honour

I want to list the names here of some people who have helped out directly with RCLibrary:

Aeromeddler, BK, Bullseye000, ColinUsher, Daithi, KevinBranch, JimmySo, JoeFergusson, JPM, Ladybird, Paul&RalphBradley, Pilgrim, Pit, ser001, Stormin, Sundancer, ZoeQuilter

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