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Hi Guys, Here's a Marmite thread. Those that don't appreciate the fine lines of glass and wood machines built for single man hand-towing, might as well get out of here right now! If you have any photos from the 70's, 80's and 90's, or still fly models from the period when the BARCS Open contests numbers had to be limited, please get some of your best pics posted up here. Not limiting this to the Vintage and Classic glider rules (being outrageously selfish), as some of the moulded models of the nineties were just as appealing to me, and I will get to post three times as many photos that way. It would be nice to share some info on each model where it is known too. For example, my Proton is a Mk2, as it does not have the balanced rudder which John Shaw designed the Mk1 with... (Photos courtesy Arthur Ott) Hope this thread gets some response, and I am not the only one hooked on the designs of the Twentieth Century! Jef