qualify as "Vintage" the model must have been available as a kit
or a plan published prior to 1.Jan.1951
model may not have any major alterations made to the original and must be rudder-elevator only unless the
original specified other moving surfaces.
model may be powered by an IC engine or electric motor.
model may be scaled up or down in size from the original.
event we fly in our club is "Vintage Precision” Once the model leaves
the hand or ground a maximum 60 second motor run is allowed followed by a
glide to try to achieve a total of 180 seconds (3 minutes) 1 point
per second aloft is scored giving a maximum flight points of 180. In addition
a 20 point bonus is achieved if the model comes to rest within a 15
meter radius of the landing spot. So a perfect time and landing score is
rounds are usually flown, last year no one scored a perfect 600 point