Useful Links

The following links are relevant to Radio Controlled Flying and may be of interest.

Their inclusion does not amount to any recommendation or approval by this site or the club.

Local Clubs

Tunbridge Wells RCM
Concord Model Flying Club,Dartford
Canterbury Pilgrims MFC
Medway Model Flying Club
Gravesend AC Model Club
1066 Model Flying Club
Wealden Model Aircraft Society

Clubs and Associations

British Association of Radio Control Soarers (BARCS)
The British Model Flying Association – (200W/Kg Electric Comp)
The E Zone
Fly Electric Club
Model Helicopter Website
Model Guides Website, Drones, Planes and Helicopters, Batteries, Photography and more.

Equipment Distributors & Manufacturers

J Perkins Distribution


Robbe Modellsport
Samba Models / Pike

Retailers – General

Ace Models RC
Als Hobbies
Century U.K. (a.k.a. Model World)
Chris Foss Designs
Elite Models Ltd
Flying Wings Models
Freeflight Supplies
FVK Modell – ‘Simply the Best’
Gliders Distribution
Go Gliding
Inwood Models
Mainly Models
Motors and Rotors
My Hobbies
Probuild Aircraft Ltd
Puffin Models
Punctilio Modelsport
RC Supplies (Giantshark)
RC Superstore
Slough Radio Control Models
South Coast Sailplanes
Sussex Model Centre – SMC
Tony Hill Model Products
West London Models
TJD Models
YT International

Retailers – Electronics, Batteries & Motors

Allendale Electronics Ltd
C&K Designs
DVA Controls
Hillcott Electronics
Hollein Modellflug (German Supplier folding props etc)
Multicell Int Ltd

Retailers – Materials

Balsa Cabin
Carbon Copy
Deluxe Materials
Fibretech GB
Free Flight Supplies / Michael Woodhouse
Hafixs Industrial Products
Pete Tindal’s Airplanes (ProFilm)
R.B.J. Reinforced Plastics
SLEC Balsa and Wood
Woolmer Forest Composites

Retailers – Tools

Perma-Grit Tools
Proops Brothers Ltd
Shesto Ltd
Tools 2000

Retailers – Helicopters

Revolution Models
Skyline Models/MS Composit
Snelflight Ltd

Technical Resources & Information

Gibbs Guides
Motocalc – electric motor performance
Profili Wing Rib Creation Software
Quiet & Electric Flight Magazine
R/C Airplane World
Radio Control Model Flyer Magazine
RES Glider Projects Site
Table of Component Weights
Winfoil Airfoil Coordinates
Scale Model Aircraft Universe
Aviation Links: Aeromodelling
RCJUDGE,all things r/c from helicopters to planes
FPV Frenzy. How to build a Quadcopter, Everything you need to know about Drones and UAV’s, Professional Drone Photography Company