Scale-for-Fun Competition Rules

The club holds an annual scale-for-fun competition where the following rules are generally applied.

Models may be entered in one of four classes: 

> ARTF

> Fun Fighter 

> Scale

> Helicopter

Scores are awarded in three rounds for each class.


Stand-Off Appearance

  • A maximum of 20 points may be awarded for the scale appearance of the model when viewed from a distance of 10 metres.
  • In the case of ‘ARTF’ models, consideration should be made for any modifications the entrant has made to the original kit.
  • A penalty of -50% shall be applied if the model was not constructed by the entrant.

 


Detailed Appearance

  • A maximum of 20 points may be awarded for the detailed appearance of the model.
  • In the case of ‘ARTF’ models, consideration should be made for any modifications the entrant has made to the original kit.
  • A penalty of -50% shall be applied if the model was not constructed by the entrant

 


Flight Manoeuvres

  • A maximum of 40 points may be awarded for completion of the requested manoeuvres in a scale manner befitting the model. Manoeuvres suitable for both the aircraft and the pilots’ abilities should be catered for.
  • Where the model is not flown by the entrant, then a maximum of 1 point may be awarded for each manoeuvre completed.
  • Where the model is not flown, zero points to be awarded.

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