Bought and Sold Since 1953
We at Ship Ahoy
Models have been building models for over 50 years while
specializing in radio controlled prototypes.
completing four years in the General Electric Company Apprentice Course for
Tool and Die Maker, Bob,
has spent the last 20 years of his career employed at an aero-space
has designed and built tools and fixtures.
15 years ago, Prezioso, who wanted good model building power sanders to use in
building models and who was
"tired of under powered model sander toys," designed
and implemented the
"Thickness Sander" as well as the
the necessary machine shop equipment, Prezioso, started manufacturing his
sanders for other model builders to use and has been building models and sanding
tools ever since.
anxious to start a business associated with his love for model building, met a
gentleman by the name of Pat Ferrara, at the U.S.S. Constitution Model Shipwright Guild at the
Charlestown Navy Yard. Soon both model enthusiasts began conversing and found
that they both shared a love of model building. The rest is history, the
two model builders have been true friends and loyal partners for 20 years.