Archive #000661, the Sinbad the Sailor. This Berkeley kit was the first in the Sinbad line followed by the Super Sinbad and the Sinbad 40.

Archive #000821, McCullough’s Toreador from the June 1948 issue of Flying Models. This 56” wingspan model would fly well with a very strong .19 or any good “B” engine.

Archive #001064, Smoothie by Hank Cole. This 43” wingspan large rubber fuselage model was featured in the September 1942 issue of Air Trails.

Archive #002892, Cleveland Cloudster. This is the second version (1940), the first was an antique with a little smaller wing and straight dihedral. The fuselage was also slightly different.

Archive #003940, Hi-Fli by Phil Kraft. This is his 1/2A version which was featured in the April 1956 issue of model airplane news.

 The group of models present at the get-together in late July and the fly off photo features Brian and Gary.

Jack Hiner’s Servo Fuel Cut-Off.

TOMBOYS - Laycock and Glen Poole.

Raddts & Laycock - 2009.

10 point - Captions.

KERSWAP - Elfin 2,49 - Hank Sperzel.

460 AIRBORN for SAM Italy - CS ED Hunter.

ASCENDER - ED Hunter - Hank Sperzel.

Battle Axe - Hiner.


PAW .40 Diesel - AIRBORN 1600 - Hiner.

Laser .75 FS Diesel - AIRBORN 1600 - Hiner.

I have the Ole' and will try to recover it, convert it to RC, and enter it in SAM Woody events in the future.

Original AMA and FAI labels on OLE'.

Models by Krystosek - Bones>Jimmy Allen Blue Flash - Red-White-Blue>Flying Aces Moth - Black>Phantom Flash - Red>Nesmith Cougar Peanut.

Van’s Kids in Alaska.

Van Wilson,our SAM guy in Alaska, is working with other modelers and teachers to get kids interested in model airplanes. These photos are of a group of 5th grade students who sure look like they're having fun.

Hartwig Memorial Contest Photos by Dave Kern.

Hartwig Memorial Contest Photos by Dave Kern.

Hartwig Memorial Contest Photos by Dave Kern.

Hartwig Memorial Contest Photos by Dave Kern.

Euro SAM Champs Photos from Ned Nevels.

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