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Nov 12, 2012, 11:22 AM
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I order most of my plans through the AMA website. It takes 2 days and they are in my hands!!!
Not to mention, if you are a member, you can get a second copy for half price.

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Nov 12, 2012, 03:35 PM
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Soooo frustrating! Ordered a set of G55 Centauro plans on Sept 25th and it has been processing and shipping since Sept 26th. Emailed twice with no response and nobody answers there phone. They have my money and I don't have my winter project
I agree ClipperBill, hopefully we are wrong about getting taken and our winter projects can start real soon.
About 3 minutes ago, I was finally able to speak to the kind women at RCMPlans. Just an fyi, there server was hit by a trojan and messed a few things up. She found my order in there system and said it will ship this week and she will be sending "a few other goodies" with it Wonder what the goodies will be? I feel like a kid on Christmas eve!
Nov 12, 2012, 06:12 PM
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Thanks, Joshua. I followed your example and also called the nice lady at RCM Plans. My warm and fuzzy feelings are back towards them. I got the same response about receiving my plans and extra goodies. I'm a happy camper again!
Nov 13, 2012, 08:17 AM
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I would love to own all the rights to RCM's plans catalog! I've got a nice collection, but not nearly THAT nice!

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Nov 16, 2012, 09:02 AM
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I sent RCM a register letter with a copy my paid order, since they were hit by a trojan I want to make sure that my order was not drop out of their system. they have been on order since 22 Aug 12. hope they come in soon
Nov 26, 2012, 01:56 PM
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About 3 minutes ago, I was finally able to speak to the kind women at RCMPlans. Just an fyi, there server was hit by a trojan and messed a few things up. She found my order in there system and said it will ship this week and she will be sending "a few other goodies" with it Wonder what the goodies will be? I feel like a kid on Christmas eve!
And still waiting....wish I hadn't ordered from RCM even if there are a few goodies in the package It's been two weeks since the kind lady told me that my plans would be in the mail and what do ya know, still no plans! BTW, nobody answers the phone at RCM anymore, you just get a machine making an apology to you.
Nov 26, 2012, 04:59 PM
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It's because of horse s**t circumstances like this which entice people to share plans with the building community even though it may play against the so-called copyright BS. It is a shame because RCM has a wonderful selection of plans that will be for naught if they are going to start treating customers like this. Whats a scratch build modeler to do???? Seems easy to me, share them if you have them I guess.

Greg
Nov 26, 2012, 08:48 PM
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This is where I have been looking for and sharing plans. Hate to take business away from a cottage industry, but I like to look for alternative methods...

http://www.hippocketaeronautics.com/hpa_plans/index.php
Nov 26, 2012, 10:46 PM
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It's been posted before but here it is again...

http://www.outerzone.co.uk/
Nov 29, 2012, 06:06 PM
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I got my shipment notification today so I'm happy. Stuff happens, so I'm going to chalk this one up as an anomaly and will probably order from RCM Plans again at some time.
Nov 30, 2012, 07:45 AM
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I got my shipment notification today so I'm happy. Stuff happens, so I'm going to chalk this one up as an anomaly and will probably order from RCM Plans again at some time.
Glad to hear that Bill, I ordered Sept 25th sooooooo, hopefully mine will along shortly as well. I, however, will not order from them again as I would rather take my chances on a skewed set of drawings from a lesser known source or take a ripped digital format to the print shop.
Maybe I need to learn "patience"?
Dec 12, 2012, 11:28 AM
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I got my shipment notification today so I'm happy. Stuff happens, so I'm going to chalk this one up as an anomaly and will probably order from RCM Plans again at some time.
Did you get your plans yet?
Dec 12, 2012, 01:29 PM
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I received my plans last week, along with a $5 merchandise credit for future plans, an RCM patch and decals so I'm happy now.
Dec 15, 2012, 05:19 PM
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After a month of waiting I sent an e-mail - no response.
I called and got their recording dated in October and left a message - no response.
I called my bank and had them reverse the CCard charges - still no response from them.

Is anyone alive at RCM Plans?
Please tell us what is happening, what are your plans for the future?
I am willing to buy from you but I'm not willing to lend you my money interest free.

Thanks,
KW_Counter
Dec 16, 2012, 02:05 AM
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Ahh-Man-did you read any of the posts before yours, in this thread?

This little old lady is trying to run her business TO HELP US OUT,and got hit by a TROJAN..

A lot of information was lost or garbled.

Why not just try again, now that they're delivering ,and cut her a break?

The OP got his order recently,and seems happy enough.

Give it another shot.....the results could be better this time
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