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July / August 1966 American Modeler
Table of Contents

July / August 1966 American Modeler

July/August 1966 American Modeler magazine cover Table of Contents

These pages from vintage modeling magazines like Flying Aces, Air Trails, American Modeler, American Aircraft Modeler, Young Men, Flying Models, Model Airplane News, R/C Modeler, captured the era. All copyrights acknowledged.


July /August 1966

Vol. 63, No. 4


A Statement of Policy4
Arrow Sportby Howard Levy6
No Strings Attachedby Larry Conover8
Versatile Phantom11
Windmillby Dallas Armstrong, Jr.16
Cesar Milaniby Henry J. Nicholls20
Control-Line Aerodynamics Made Painless, by Bill Netzeband22
Case of the Wandering Bellcrank, by Walter Williamson26
Spitfire MK VIIIby Walter Musciano27
Radio Control World, by Howard McEntee30
One Day Wonder, by Jack Dietrich34
New For RC38
Glossary of Technical Terms40
AMA Welcomes American Modeler 41
What AMA and Modeling Mean to an Astronaut42
Radio Control Judging at the Nationals43
AMA Teams Ready for the World Championships44
Sorry We Had to Let You Go44
World's Biggest Meet45
Directory of AMA Officers46


Table of Contents for July / August 1966 American Modeler - Airplanes and Rockets


William J. Winter, Editor
Edward C. Sweeney, Jr., Assoc. Ed.

CONTRIBUTING EDITORS: Willis Brown, Education; Larry Conover, Free Flight; Howard Levy, Modern Planes; Howard McEntee, Radio Control; William Netzeband. U­Control; G. Harry Stine, Rockets; H. A. Thomas, Sketchbook; Rosalie Vanzant, Clubs.

Copyright © 1966 by Potomac Aviation Publications Inc. All rights reserved. Printed in the U.S.A.

American Modeler is published bi-monthly by Potomac Aviation Publications Inc., 1012 Fourteenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20005. William J. Winter, Publisher; Gordon G. Crowder, Vice President and Treasurer; Edward C. Sweeney. Jr., Secretary. American Modeler Business Manager, Norman J. Ward.



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