Aircraft Documentation is now operated in Ohio by David & Janet Houk.
David is a Product Design Engineer and an aircraft pilot, mechanic, and inspector.
He has been modeling for 52 years, 42 in RC, and you have seen him in the Toledo
booth for the last 20 years. His lovely wife Janet is the office manager and has
shared life experiences with David for 40 years.
Bob's Aircraft Documentation is the world's largest commercial
collection of color photos and 3-view line drawings of Civilian,
Fighters WWI and WWII, Multi-engine, Jets, Aerobatic, Racing,Sailplanes,
Helicopters, etc. The collection includes 8,200 different
Foto-Paaks [almost 500,000 photos] and 50,000 pages of 3-view
line drawings and information.
Bob's Aircraft Documentation has been in business since
1983 and is essentially 100% inventoried at all times, which allows
for fast service on your orders.
[studies] are full-color 4"X 6" picture taken with
modeler/restorer in mind, to show details like paint scheme, markings,
instruments, landing gear, etc. the FOTO-PAAKS are sold on a satisfaction
guaranteed basis, and because of the large inventory, orders are
usually mailed within 48 hours.
The 3-view line drawings are copies gleaned from modeling
and full size aircraft magazines and other sources, and assist the
modeler/restorer in completing their documentation. Again, these
are 100% inventoried for fast service.
In the catalog/resource guide you will find
different FOTO-PAAKS listed for approximately:
-pre 1920 airplanes
710 -multi-engine aircraft
650 -jets, military and commercial
4,000- civilian aircraft
1,600-WWII fighters and trainers
615 -aerobatic performers
200 - racing aircraft
aircraft engines and miscellaneous related items
For example, the catalog/guide includes FOTO-PAAKS of:
40 -Beech Staggerwings
35 -Dehavilland Tigermoths
35 -Beech c-45/ D-18's
115 -Pitts S-1 thru S11-1
72 -Extra's 200 thru 330
40 -Lockheed T-33's
35 -Curtiss P-40's
28- Lockheed P-38's
30 -Supermarine Spitfires
50 -Sukhoi's 26/m/mx 29/ 31
55 -J-3 Cubs,[Piper]
31 -P-47 Thunderbolts [Republic]
325 Cessna's [all models]
15 -Curtiss Jenny's
50 -DC-3/ C-47 [Douglas]
45 -F-86 Sabre Jets, [N.A.]
50 -B-25 Mitchell, [N.A.]
Bob's Aircraft Documentation is run from his home office. The best times to call is between 7:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Eastern Time. We accepts all major credit cards with a $20.00 minimum order. We do not accept checks made to "Scale Model Research". The order form is on a secure server.