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WILLIAM (BILL) L. EFFINGER


WILLIAM (BILL) L. EFFINGER model airplane plan
WILLIAM (BILL) L. EFFINGER
Modeler, Designer, Kit Manufacturer
Manufactured one of the earliest Radio Equipment
May 29, 1917– May 23, 1999 Started modeling around 1924


Career:
 Started Berkeley Models Inc. in 1933 (closed 1960)
 Produced a large number of Scale Model Kits in all disciplines of modelling
 Was an AMA founder
 Started We Plan service in 1980
Honors:
 1981: National Free Flight Society Hall of Fame
 1986: Model Aviation Hall of Fame
 Recipient of the famous (Walt Billett) 8 Ball Trophy
 1996: Kits and Plans Antiquitous Hall of Fame

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