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by DAVE JOHNSON
June 7th, 2021, 7:16 am
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Gaydon this year?
Replies: 2
Views: 566

Re: Gaydon this year?

Timothy---as Paul says ,the decision was only taken last week that because of the tightly packed crowds in the hall at Gaydon---that whatever the restrictions are at that time ,it would have been irresponsible to arrange Gaydon this year---but in its place we have agreed a similar type of event at C...
by DAVE JOHNSON
May 21st, 2021, 8:09 am
Forum: LMA Events 2021
Topic: Event tickets
Replies: 1
Views: 239

Re: Event tickets

Hi Bob--thanks for your interest----the Elvington show has been planned but we are just awaiting the Governments latest Covid updates to make sure we can safely go ahead---we expect to have tickets on sale in the next few weeks hopefully----we will post on media etc when available
by DAVE JOHNSON
February 28th, 2021, 5:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: SAD NEWS
Replies: 7
Views: 1925

SAD NEWS

I have ben informed today the sad news that long time LMA member Derek Martin passed away yesterday. Derek was 92 and active at our shows till a couple of years back---many will remember him for his fantastic model of the Heston Pheonix---he was a real gentleman and fantastic model builder----anothe...
by DAVE JOHNSON
February 18th, 2021, 5:08 pm
Forum: Your New Projects
Topic: Gee Bee trio
Replies: 2
Views: 701

Re: Gee Bee trio

Hi Stuart---John has built a good variety of models over the years---a really keen traditional builder---i remember visiting him there must be 20 years back to pick up a large bronco off him----hopefully we will all meet soon---DAVE
by DAVE JOHNSON
December 30th, 2020, 7:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Genesis Sport Model?
Replies: 6
Views: 1283

Re: Genesis Sport Model?

I think we will all be hibernating now for a while !!!
by DAVE JOHNSON
December 30th, 2020, 6:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Genesis Sport Model?
Replies: 6
Views: 1283

Re: Genesis Sport Model?

Alan--no---your gifted receiver is in one of the club trainers---if you came down more often you would have seen them flying !!!!
by DAVE JOHNSON
December 29th, 2020, 5:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Genesis Sport Model?
Replies: 6
Views: 1283

Re: Genesis Sport Model?

Matt.yes they are...a very simple build.originally kitted by Belair so a call to them for any help is recommended
I have built 2 of these over some years.and we still use one today at the LMA North West club for a glider tug.a great model
Dave
by DAVE JOHNSON
December 24th, 2020, 5:34 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Large 17ft wingspan Handley Page
Replies: 6
Views: 2026

Re: Large 17ft wingspan Handley Page

Hi Stu---if you are lucky you may see 2 in formation !!!!!
by DAVE JOHNSON
December 24th, 2020, 8:16 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Large 17ft wingspan Handley Page
Replies: 6
Views: 2026

Re: Large 17ft wingspan Handley Page

SOLD
by DAVE JOHNSON
November 26th, 2020, 9:44 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Workshop Clearout
Replies: 0
Views: 1338

Workshop Clearout

Several spares for Zenoah engines---some new ,some used but good there is 2---zenoah 26 exhausts 5--- Zenoah 62 exhausts 3 Zenoah 38 circular mounts 7 zenoah 38 trumpets-------------sold several 38 carb bends--------------sold several prop drivers one complete 38 crankcase in good condition also a c...
by DAVE JOHNSON
November 18th, 2020, 7:20 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Large 17ft wingspan Handley Page
Replies: 6
Views: 2026

Re: Large 17ft wingspan Handley Page

Hi Simon---i dont really want to split it ---but will see what interest there is first before i make any decisions
by DAVE JOHNSON
November 18th, 2020, 7:24 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Large 17ft wingspan Handley Page
Replies: 6
Views: 2026

Large 17ft wingspan Handley Page

Large Handley Page HP 42 Airliner-----complete with 4 low hours Zenoah 26cc and all servos etc---it breaks down as in pics---its not flown since last year and will need some TLC before getting back to flying condition----this was left to me by a good friend who passed several years back--it was his ...
by DAVE JOHNSON
November 10th, 2020, 7:07 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: Cutting foam wing cores. What is max span?
Replies: 3
Views: 1162

Re: Cutting foam wing cores. What is max span?

Hi Stuart--we have cut several 8ft wing panels here for the B17s---i use an 8ft 6"" bow and a mains variac---if you are stuck you are welcome to borrow it ---we shant need it for a few months----DAVE
by DAVE JOHNSON
November 8th, 2020, 8:39 am
Forum: Your New Projects
Topic: Bucker Student
Replies: 72
Views: 18143

Re: Bucker Student

Dougie---good to see you have such a positive attitude--i am sure you will find ways of carrying on with you modelling and soon be back on your flying field---its at times like these for all that we have a hobby such as this to keep us occupied and some thing to look forward to in the future---best ...
by DAVE JOHNSON
September 15th, 2020, 6:30 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: New Zenoah 38cc
Replies: 8
Views: 2119

Re: New Zenoah 38cc

Brian---if the test stand will fit in your car--why not bring it along when you visit the LMA site---and i will set it up for you?? i can also advise you on suitable airframe and any available secondhand airframes for sale----DAVE
by DAVE JOHNSON
July 21st, 2020, 8:01 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Bereavment sale
Replies: 3
Views: 2228

Re: Bereavment sale

Now sold---thanks
by DAVE JOHNSON
July 20th, 2020, 8:07 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Bereavment sale
Replies: 1
Views: 1573

Re: Bereavment sale

Sold---
by DAVE JOHNSON
July 14th, 2020, 7:38 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: CG position for genisis
Replies: 2
Views: 942

Re: CG position for genisis

Dougie---we have a genesis in the club house for our trainer----i can check that for you in next couple of days---DAVE
by DAVE JOHNSON
July 11th, 2020, 7:03 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Bereavment sale
Replies: 3
Views: 2228

Re: Bereavment sale

Tim---yes no problem ---he can contact me on chairman@largemodelassociation.com or my phone number 07860 345613
by DAVE JOHNSON
July 11th, 2020, 8:18 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Large Vickers Bleriout
Replies: 1
Views: 1019

Large Vickers Bleriout

60%scale Vickers Bleriout----i have owned and flown this around the uk for 16/17 years ,but i need to downsize my large fleet of models and i dont fly this enough nowadays to warrant keeping it so this is the 2nd of my large models to go up for sale------it flies fantastic in any wind conditions and...

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