Photo by Karlheinz Gatschnig, www.kgh.at The vintage F3A meet Rosentalpokal is flown using models from around 1975, in Carinthia, Austria. Karlheinz Gatschnig was there and took some wonderful photos. The event was also covered by FMT magazine and in Prop.at issue 3/2014 (PDF) Notice the big Dalotel pictured. It is a prototype of an ARF […]
Fellow pilot and master builder Magne Hegstad sent me this picture of his brand new scratchbuilt gaspowered Dalotel.
Hannos big planes part 1
While Hanno is primarily known for his performances in F3A back in the days when .60 engines were the rule, he also flew in the TOC (Tournament of Champions) in Las Vegas, winning everything there was to win for years on end. Attempts to alter the rules to allow others to win failed, he kept […]
Looking for Hanno Prettner?
I can tell by looking at the stats for this site that a great number of people come here looking for Information about Hanno Prettner, here pictured with his TOC Dalotel. I have a lot of his planes and some of his plans but it’s scattered and not always easy to find it all. To […]
Röga Model Dalotel 150 ARC
Röga Model Dalotel 150 ARC, originally uploaded by aerowold. Another plane on my shelf: Again, a Hanno Prettner design. This was very popular in the 80’s when Hanno won the TOC using a huge Dalotel scale model. The Dalotel is a very interesting scale subject. A friend of mine called it “The best kept secret […]