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    My Name: Bob Gaito...Started life as an Airline Brat (PAA) in Wiesbaden West Germany...Grew up a Motor head in Merrick NY (65 GTO, 69 SS Camero,73 Z28 split bumper)...then moved into fast 1:1 boats, survived that!. sold everything and got Married- became an Airframe and Powerplant mechanic -bought a fixer upper house ,sold it and Worked for Grumman Bethpage in their "Gulfstream" corporate flight Dept - bought house #2, Became service Manager and Director of Maintenance for Beechcraft/Raytheon FRG, and moved east on the Island (Long Island) sold all again and bought a Condo -I am trying to keep it short...

    But it was my attendance at the Huntington Nautical Model Boat Festival in the '70s - (as I recall all the great names were there)...was what got me hooked on model RC boats

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    The Kids are grown...And now I build model boats and travel the world...
    ...Oh and that user name (below) is a typo...I was told that It cant be changed
    Last edited by Bob Gato; 11-29-2022, 08:44 AM.