Suggestions to Preston Briggs
This site was last updated on February 15, 2008.
Aerospace Composite Products CF, glass, mold release, epoxy
Aerodyne silk, tissue, fuel, etc
Pete Athans -- Ucon LB625 oil (for fuel)
Black Hawk Models -- Fun-fly combat kits
Jim Booker -- glow plugs and other speed equipment
Buzzflight-- Electric CL
Buran's Antiques and Hobbies
-- general CL supplies
Darrol Cady -- CF pushrods, Black Flash, pushrods, Jett parts, pitch gauges
The Composite Store CF, glass, mold release, epoxy
Control-Line Plans -- plans for all your old favorites
The Core House -- foamie kits and combat accessories (bladder material)
Cyclon Engines -- 1/2A and F2D engines
FasCal -- John Thompson can supply FasCal covering material
4fishin.com -- supplier for bladder tubing, many colors
Fiberglass Supply, Inc. -- all sorts of composite supplies
Fourmost Products -- shutoffs, tools, etc.
Fox -- engines, plugs, bellcranks, etc.
Doug Galbreath -- Cyclon and Nelson engines
GRS Models -- RTF planes, FORA and Cyclon engines, accessories
Hiperfuels.com -- Methanol and nitromethane
J & J Sales -- the U-Key 35 and other ARF planes, Fascal
Kites by Chymon
-- high performance kites for practicing combat.
Kitting It Together -- kits for 1/2A, VA engines, accessories
LIT Engines -- F2D engines
Lone Star Balsa -- balsa, spruce, plywood, accessories
Bill Maywald -- Allenplane kits, RTF, shutoffs, motor mounts
MBS Model Supply -- general control-line supplies
McMaster-Carr -- nuts and bolts, tools, aircraft cable (for lines)
Mejzlik Modellbau -- RTF planes for all classes, engines, accessories
Micro Fasteners -- nuts and bolts
Model Research Labs -- mylar covering material
Tom Morris Tom's Building Service, lots of cool bits
Nelson Competition Engines -- engines and plugs
-- aluminum, delrin, etc. available in small quantities
The Pen Sac Company -- pen bladders
-- pen bladders from the Pen Sac Company
Sig -- general modeling supplies
Small Parts -- nuts, bolts, luer parts, etc.
Ray Stone -- kits, accessories
Superior Balsa -- balsa, spruce, plywood
Supercool Racing Propellers -- carbon-fiber props from CNC molds
Tap Plastics CF, glass, mold release, epoxy
Texas Timers bladder supplies
Alexy Tuponov Beliaev F2D and 1/2A RTFs, Redko motor mounts, etc.
ViKO Models all sorts of F2D supplies
And don't forget your local hardware store, Home Depot, grocery store, and sometimes even the local hobby shop!