R/C Model Competition

Model Competition Registration Form
(Fill out registration form and bring it with you.)

Cash will be awarded to the top 3 places in the following classes of competition:
$300 for first place, $200 for second place, $100 for third place in each category.
$1,000 for Best in Show!

  • Aerobatic Plane
    Sponsored By: Great Planes Model Dist.
  • Competition Boat
    Sponsored By: Octura Models
  • Designer Scale Plane
    Sponsored By: Sig Manufacturing Company
  • FPV (First-person view)
    Sponsored by Ready Made RC
  • Helicopter
    Sponsored By: IRCHA International R/C Helicopter Assn.
  • Jet
    Sponsored By: Century Models
  • Land Vehicle
    Sponsored By: Hobby Stop West
  • Military Scale Boat
    Sponsored By: Loyalhanna Dockyard
  • Military Sport Scale Plane
    Sponsored By: Du-Bro Products Inc.
  • Non-Military Sport Scale
    Sponsored By: Maxx Products International Inc.
  • Pleasure Boat
    Sponsored By: Maumee Valley Boat Club
  • Radio Control Old Timer
    Sponsored By: Society of Antique Modelers
  • Sailplane
    Sponsored By: Airtronics
  • Sport Plane
    Sponsored By: Balsa USA
  • Working Vessel Unarmed
    Sponsored By: Taubman Plans Service
  • Vintage R/C*
    Sponsored By: Vintage R/C Society>
People’s Choice Award*
Attendees of the Expo will be able to vote for their favorite R/C Model.
The winner will receive $100 courtesy of AJ Aircraft and bragging rights for a full year!
*To participate your R/C Model must be entered in the R/C Model Competition. People’s Choice Award is not part of the R/C Model Competition.

Model Competition Registration Form
(Fill out registration form and bring it with you.)

All competitor’s models will be judged for

Best in Show

Sponsored By: Toledo Weak Signals

Best Paint

Sponsored By: Toledo Weak Signals

Best Film Covering

Sponsored By: Great Planes Model Dist.

(Competitors cannot enter above three classes)

(1st place awards only)

Competitors Notes
  1. Entries are limited to one model per class. (Also one per show team.)
  2. Former 1st place models are not eligible.
  3. Models must remain on display until show closing on Sunday.
  4. All models except for R/C Sailplane must have engines installed and all models must have radios installed with servos connected.
  5. Model registration is open Friday from 8:30 AM until 5 PM and from 8:30 AM to 12 noon Saturday. Deadline for entering models is 12:00 noon on Saturday.
Process for entering a model at the Toledo R/C Expo
  1. Entry is free however you must purchase a ticket to get in the show. Click Here for a Registration Form
    (Fill out registration form and bring it with you.) Scale Competition Guideline Document.
  2. Models must be entered by 12 noon Saturday (2nd day of the show). Your model must stay till the show closes on Sunday at 3pm.
  3. If your model is too big to be carried, there is a drop-off area in front of the Seagate Centre on Jefferson Avenue by the model registration entrance. We have a designated guarded area inside the lobby for you to drop off your model while you park your car. You can use this designated area inside the lobby to assemble your model if need be.
  4. Register at the registration booth in the lobby.
  5. We will escort you and your model to the display table.
*Vintage R/C Competition Rules