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
Cover Photo: The 1928 U.S. Navy Loening OL-8 amphibian
was drawn in authentic color by Bjorn Karlström. It had mixed wood-metal construction, fabric covering,
and was stressed for deck landings and launching by Navy power-catapult.