Undaunted, Bill persevered with his new hobby. “Low and behold, I stumbled across 4x8-foot sheets of blue insulation foam board at a Lowe’s, and the lights came on. Following 50 or so experiments that briefly flew, I found 30x20-inch sheets of foam board at Dollar Tree and, here we go.”
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CENTER OF GRAVITY BASICS
The secret to a plane that flies well
DON'T TRASH THAT CRASH!
Pro tips for light, strong aircraft repairs
DYNAM/BITGO HOBBY HAWKER UNTER 70MM
This easy-build jet is a great intro to EDFs
TAKEOFF WITH A 1 1/2 POSITIVE SNAP ROLL
If you’re aspiring to become a better aerobatic pilot, you are, no doubt, constantly searching to add exciting maneuvers to your flight routine.
THE 'RAIDER REPAINT
Painting and weathering the Legend Hobby A-1 Skyraider
IT'S ALL IN THE DETAILS
2020 TOP GUN SCALE INVITATIONAL
TOP GUN SCALE INVITATIONAL
THE 32ND YEAR OF EXCELLENCE!
THE COMPETITION CONTINUES
Every spring, Frank Tiano’s Top Gun Scale Invitational has heralded the beginning of the flying season, offering builders an opportunity to show off their projects in Lakeland, Florida after a winter spent finishing them in their workshops.
BUILDING BENCH & WORKSHOP TIPS
I have built countless RC models, from kits, plans and even my own scratch designs.
TOP GUN FAVORITE MARK CHAPMAN'S 1/3-SCALE ALBATROS D.VA
When I told Model Airplane News executive editor Debra Cleghorn that I was attending the Top Gun Scale Invitational for the first time, she asked me if I would interview the pilot of one of my favorite planes at the event. As a WW I fan (and a Balsa USA builder), I chose Mark Chapman’s beautifully detailed 1/3-scale Balsa USA Albatros D.Va, flown by Marvin Alvarez in Team Scale.
KEITH URBAN'S SECRET FAMILY!
With Nicole in the picture, stays mum about 'my boys'
BEYOND THE SCREEN
Catching up with two former DAYS stars who appeared in BEYOND SALEM.
Y&R Production Designer David Hoffman Offers A Behind-The-Scenes Look At What Went Into Creating The Eye-Popping Newman Tuscany Villa
The Right Medicine
When covid treatments are politicized, science loses.
David Crosby – Wooden Ships
As he sets off on new acoustic adventures with For Free, David Crosby delivers insights into the guitars and tunings of his classic period.
AMAZON UNVEILS ‘JETSONS'-LIKE ROAMING ROBOT FOR THE HOME
Amazon’s new robot can hear, see and follow you around the home, but its no Rosey the Robot.
The Internet's Used-Auto Dealers Want to Buy Your Car
Startups selling cars online are thriving, in part because they’re so good at buying cars online
David Chase returns to The Sopranos, the masterpiece he’s been unable to escape since it went off the air 14 years ago
The Many Saints of Newark turns back the clock to show how Tony Soprano came of age
I WAS THERE!
A historic moment in bass world—recalled by those who were there to see it