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28 Oct

Large Model Aircraft Show

9.30AM - 4PM
Adults £14, Children £9, Concession £12, Under 5's FREE
Large Model Aircraft Show

The Large Model Aircraft Show, organised by the Large Model Association, returns to the British Motor Museum.

This popular Show gives visitors the chance to see over 100 large static radio controlled model aircraft without the restriction of flight line fencing at public shows. Builders and pilots will be at the Show for visitors to talk to about their various projects.

On display will be WW1, WW2, jets and other types of model aircraft.

There is a large trade area offering everything you need to get off to a flying start in model aircraft building, from miniature propellers to small jet engines and pre-assembled models.

A series of workshops will take place throughout the day:

-10.30am to 11.30am, Phil Clark - Fighter Aces Projects
Improve your model aircraft building skills as Phil shares his experiences, hints and tips.

-12.00pm to 1.00pm, Paul Dudley - Kingfisher Aviation
A demonstration of Paul's techniques in the art of glass cloth covering.

-1.30pm to 2.30pm, Dave Wilshere - Motors and Rotors
Hear the Chairman of the Jet Modellers Association on successful jet model operation.

There is discounted entry for LMA & BMFA members when they produce their membership cards (£6.00 each). Normal entry fees apply to the public giving access to the Museum, Collections Centre and Large Model Aircraft Show.

Traders at this year's Show:

-Al's Hobbies
-Belair Kits
-Bond Aero
-Bucks Composits
-Cambrian Model Co
-D & S RC Models
-Esoaring Gadgets
-Grabit Adhesives
-Motors & Rotors
-Paul Lewis
-Peak Tools
-Perfect Pilots
-Turbine Solutions

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Telephone booking fee £2.50.
No fee for online bookings. 

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2018-10-28 09:30:00 2018-10-28 16:00:00 Europe/London Large Model Aircraft Show British Motor Museum Dave Johnson chairman@largemodelassociation.com
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Tel07927 784528
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