Frequently Asked Questions

What is this site all about?

Messerschmitt cars and the people who drive them. This site aims to provide a service to members of the Messerschmitt Enthusiasts' Club in the form of a news service (at a higher frequency than Take Off, the club's printed magazine), meeting point for discussion and comment, and a resource for information about 'schmitts.

What benefits are there in joining the M.E.C.?

The Messerschmitt Enthusiasts Club has an active membership with regular events and meetings. We publish a bi-monthly magazine. Members have full access to this site including archived articles and self-print back issues and can read and post comments on articles, contact authors etc.

How much is membership of the M.E.C.?

Annual postal membership is £12.50 for UK members, £20 overseas. Annual internet-only membership is £5.

How do I join the M.E.C.?

Send an email to or fill out the contact form. Further details are here.

I'm an MEC member - how do I get a KaRoscene account?

Use the contact form to send us a message telling us you email address and we'll set up your account. You will then receive a message with instructions allowing you to log in.

What's running this site?

For those whose technical interest lies as much with computers as with 2-stroke engines, here's a brief list...

  • Host OS: Linux
  • Web Server Apache
  • Content Management System PHP and Drupal
  • Database MySQL