The Joy of Free Flight

Smith, Roy E.
January 2014
Model Aviation Canada;Jan2014, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p41
The article offers information on the use of free-flight model aircraft by the Model Aeronautics Association of Canada's (MAAC) members. Topics discussed include the differences between the genres of free-flight models, the performance of gliders, electric power, and rubber motor, and the challenges of launching the said model. Also provided is information regarding other critical performance factors such as engine mount, timer mechanisms, and stability.


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