Outdoor model aircraft get stuck in trees,
but indoor airplanes can become tangled
in basketball nets. Stan Christopher needs
either a step stool or a hacksaw to rescue
his Dime Scale model.
drugstore items for people who are having a bad day.
There is also a tube of lip balm in the drawer. Not
the lipstick kind; this is a tiny tube similar to what
toothpaste comes in, and allows you to squeeze
some onto a finger and apply it to chapped lips.
People aren’t grossed out about sharing it that way.
Several brands are available.
All of the stuff I’ve mentioned takes up no more
space than a deck of cards, but is adequate for many
minor medical situations. Don’t forget to replenish
your stock when you hand out a bandage, because
once you get a reputation for being well prepared,
your friends will learn to depend on you in small
Save or Splurge?
Medical supplies aren’t the only products where
you get what you pay for. Modeling tools vary in size,
capability, and quality, but most of all, in price.
78 Model Aviation SEP TEMBER 2016
SAFETY COMES FIRST