ON THE COVER: A 1/16-scale Fokker D.VII, constructed from a
1934 Cleveland kit, sets on top of the plans and is surrounded
by common building materials. Built by Michael Fulmer, who
added numerous scale details, it is part of the National Model
Aviation Museum’s collection and was donated by Bill Box.
It is proudly displayed as part of the Scale exhibit along with
several other Scale masterpieces.
Cover photo by Jennifer Orebaugh.
61Alien Aircraft Taylorcraft 72 This laser-cut kit has provisions for glow or electric power by Jerry Smith
67Guillow’s PC- 6 Porter Fly the rubber-powered STOL utility aircraft by Don DeLoach
71Stevens AeroModel Buzz 400 An easy-to-build-and-fly modern interpretation of the Buzzard Bombshell
by Jerry Smith
21Building from Plans Why you might want to take the road less traveled by Mark Lanterman
29The Ties that Bind A father-and-son build project takes to the air by Paul Kohlman
37Piper Pacer Build your own Short Wing Piper by Robert Dance
45Choosing the Right Glue A builder’s guide to common adhesives by Terry Dunn
49Sport Scale PT- 19 A good gas design goes electric by Charles S. Pipes
553-D Printing for Aeromodeling Why you might want this tool in your workshop by Paul Gentile
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