Fox Manufacturing Co. was one of the last remaining North American manufacturers of model aircraft engines before the tides of change and cheap imports finally forced it to cease operation. A pioneer in the development of model glow engines, Duke Fox was always known to be an innovator and, perhaps, even
a little eccentric. Fox built his first model engine in 1943.
Over the years, the sheer number and diversity of successful model
aircraft engines designed and produced by this one man was truly
Duke Fox's autobiography is
available for download.