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Kirt Blattenberger

Carpe Diem!

(Seize the Day!)

Even during the busiest times of my life I have endeavored to maintain some form of model building activity. This site has been created to help me chronicle my journey through a lifelong involvement in model aviation, which all began in Mayo, MD ...


1996 - 2026


Kirt Blattenberger


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April 1957 American Modeler
Table of Contents

April 1957 American Modeler

April 1957 American Modeler - Airplanes and Rockets 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.


April 1957

Vol. 48, No. 1


Air Force vs. Airplane Modeler Comic 5
Sketchbook - Hints & Kinks 10
A Wind Tunnel You Can Make, by Paul J. Palanek 14
Aeronautical Antiques, by Peter M. Bowers 18
Mac's "Chariot," by Claude McCullough 22
Dope Can, by the "Dopester" 26
Flite Kite .049-Powered Box Kite, by J. Lowrie McLarty 27
How NOT to Retrieve a Model ("Radio Control" column) 36
United States Rubber Company Advertisement 41
Polks Model-Craft Hobbies Advertisement 49
Power Dept. - Cox Babe Bee 52


Table of Contents for April 1957 American Modeler - Airplanes and Rockets



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