Monthly Archive

2014

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 12 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
913

EDF for Jetex Flyers?

Ducted fans to power scale jet models have been around since the early 1960’s and Veron’s kits and Impellers fetch high ... read more..

622

New Models for 2014 and the campaign for Real Profile Scale Models

‘Tis Spring, and in the spring, an old aeromodeller’s fancy turns to thoughts of trimming all those models built during ... read more..

642

Where will the next Generation of Rocketeers come from?

Every organisation, well the ones I’m familiar with, like the Society of Antique Modellers, the British Model Flyers Ass... read more..

1018

Perseverance in the 'computer age'

I recently bought some very nice vintage Tiger kits from a gentleman in Japan: Tiger profile kits, made in Japan in t... read more..

716

More models in the Store!

We've just added some more models into the Jetex Store – if you go to the Store you can scroll to the bottom of the page... read more..

980

New Rapier Motors for 2014

Our intrepid contact with Dr Zigmund (‘Nighthawk’) will soon be collecting Rapiers for the 2014 flying season.  He asks ... read more..

906

One rule for one it seems?

It seems strange to me that Jetex stuff is apparently sold on eBay and, by all accounts, posted off to the lucky winner,... read more..

784

Paper over balsa

Another modelling technique Joe Mansour experimented with was 'paper over balsa'. This is a method well suited to profil... read more..

431

Joe Mansour innovation

One of the inventors of the original Jetex motors, Joe Mansour, explored innovative ways of building models – for exampl... read more..

514

Availability of Rapier Motors

Flying small model aeroplanes with rockets is a thrilling activity, one open to all, but in the last couple of years t read more..

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Jetex and Rapier related ‘blogs’

 Welcome to the first of what I hope will be regular 'Jetex and Rapier related 'blogs'. As this is my first foray into read more..

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Jetex and Rapier related ‘blogs’

 Welcome to the first of what I hope will be regular 'Jetex and Rapier related 'blogs'. As this is my first foray into read more..

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