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Latest 5 books

RCM Digitrio Manual
 
 

10/08/2017 | RCL#1929
RCM Digitrio Manual
Ed Thompson
1970. RCM Digitrio Construction Manual: compilation of all the RCM articles... more

Applied Aeronautics: The Airplane
 
 

05/08/2017 | RCL#1924
Applied Aeronautics: The Airplane
1918. Early text-book covering "applied aeronautics and practical... more

AeroModeller Annual 1957-58
 
 

04/08/2017 | RCL#1923
AeroModeller Annual 1957-58
C.S. Rushbrooke & D.J. Laidlaw-Dickson (Eds.)
1957. "A review of the year's aeromodelling throughout the world in theory... more

Air Progress, Air Trails Annual 1941
 
 

28/07/2017 | RCL#1917
Air Progress, Air Trails Annual 1941
C.B. Colby (Ed.)
1940. "Air Trails' Annual 1941" CONTENTS Articles: IDENTIFICATION OF... more

Aircam/ Airwar 011: Luftwaffe Fighter Units, Russia 1941-45
 
 

22/07/2017 | RCL#1909
Aircam/ Airwar 011: Luftwaffe Fighter Units, Russia 1941-45
Christopher Shores
1978. Number 11 in the Aircam/ Airwar series: "books written and... more

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Latest 5 magazines

Model Race Cars 1949/04 April
 
 

19/08/2017 | RCL#1938
Model Race Cars 1949/04 April
Vol. 1, No. 12 FEATURES Editorial Indiana's Midgets - Charles... more

Modelar 1981/05 May
 
 

18/08/2017 | RCL#1937
Modelar 1981/05 May
Vol. XXXII, No. 5 of the monthly Czech language modelling magazine.... more

Model Aircraft 1954/12 December
 
 

16/08/2017 | RCL#1935
Model Aircraft 1954/12 December
"The Journal of the Society of Model Aeronautical Engineers" No. 162,... more

Grid Leaks 1960/09 September-October
 
 

15/08/2017 | RCL#1934
Grid Leaks 1960/09 September-October
"The R/C Data Service" Vol. 2, No. 8 CONTENTS Preview of New Items:... more

RCM 1974/02 February
 
 

14/08/2017 | RCL#1933
RCM 1974/02 February
Vol. 11, No. 2 CONTENTS Features: NSRCA Britten-Norman Islander... more

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Latest 5 catalogues, patents, other

Profile Publications No. 050: Sopwith 7F.I Snipe
 
 

20/08/2017 | RCL#1939
Profile Publications No. 050: Sopwith 7F.I Snipe
J.M. Bruce,  1965. ...more

Thor Hobby Catalogue 1964
 
 

17/08/2017 | RCL#1936
Thor Hobby Catalogue 1964
1964. ...more

Profile Publications No. 049: Nieuport 17
 
 

13/08/2017 | RCL#1932
Profile Publications No. 049: Nieuport 17
C.F. Andrews,  1965. ...more

Profile Publications No. 048: de Havilland Vampire Mk. 5 & 9
 
 

06/08/2017 | RCL#1925
Profile Publications No. 048: de Havilland Vampire Mk. 5 & 9
Francis K. Mason,  1965. ...more

Sigurd Isacon American Models Katalog 1956
 
 

01/08/2017 | RCL#1920
Sigurd Isacon American Models Katalog 1956
1955. ...more

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Latest User Comments

The trick with Firefox isn't to open it directly but 'save link as' - that way it always works (you were downloading it anyway, weren't you?).
Daithi : Aeroplanes : RCL#1894 : 09/08/2017

Thank you for highlighting this, Paul. I'm afraid this happens sometimes (feels like it's happened a lot recently!). We add the magazines & books just as they come in to us, so these pages were probably missing when this issue was scanned by the contributor. Perhaps an earlier reader cut out the pages to build from? If anyone out there is able to scan the missing pages and share them with us, we'll be very grateful :)
Mary : Model Builder 1973/09 September : RCL#1901 : 17/07/2017

FYI pages 31-34 are missing in the scan.
PaulL : Model Builder 1973/09 September : RCL#1901 : 17/07/2017

Hi Skippy - we upload the magazines & books just as they come in to us, which means this page was probably missing from the paper copy when it was scanned by the contributor. I'm afraid this happens from time to time. I guess the original readers sometimes tore pages out for scrapbooks, bedroom walls, to share with friends, and so on. I know that's what I did in my youth with magazines - I still do! Can anyone out there with a paper copy of this issue possibly scan page 44 and share it with us?
Mary : Model Aircraft 1954/02 February : RCL#1902 : 15/07/2017

I have downloaded Model Aircraft 1954/02 February (RCL#1902} and see there is a photo on page 45 that refers to an article on the facing page. Unfortunately that page (44) is not included in your scan. Was it missing from the publication or just overlooked in the scanning process?
Skippy : Model Aircraft 1954/02 February : RCL#1902 : 15/07/2017

Thank you John, that's useful to know.
Mary : Aeroplanes : RCL#1894 : 13/07/2017

I get blank pages occasionally when I use Firefox. When I cut and paste the link to another web browser it works fine. This also happens with the plans site occasionally.
JohnLeB : Aeroplanes : RCL#1894 : 13/07/2017

The download works ok here and no one else has reported any problems (yet). Might be something at your end? If anyone else is having the same difficulty with this title, please let me know.
Mary : Aeroplanes : RCL#1894 : 08/07/2017

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24/12/2016

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
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