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Propkicker's multi-engined SPAD

by John Althoff
Arcadia IL Jacksonville IL

See a photo of the multi-engined SPAD and share your thoughts.

Krey picks up the pieces and keeps flying

article by Dennis Dalman of the St. Joseph Newsleader
submitted by Al Krey
St. Joseph, MN

A Jet Powered Old Timer

article by John Pond
submitted by William Kyncy
Oroville, CA

A gallon of unleaded gasoline, a Model T Ford spark plug coil, a tractor battery, extra safety equipment, and the inquiring minds of Jim Kyncy and Stan Lane resulted in the first SAM RC plane in the US to fly with a Jet unit in 1995.

Read about the build and flight of the old timer jet.

As Good As It Gets

by Wm.M.Witty
Harmony, PA

I'm writing this letter to you to let you know some of what life is like "out here." I belong to the M.A.R.S. club. Our field is located in Harmony, PA. We are on the web at


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