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RCM Messerschmitt Me-410 A-1 Hornet, 1/32
RCM Messerschmitt Me-410 A-1 Hornet, 1/32
Vacuform,   Box Condition: Bagged,   new
$96

SPECIAL ORDER vacuform kit. Not shipped from stock. Kit is molded upon receipt of payment. Time from receipt to shipping your kit is usually 8 to 10 weeks. Kit includes resin and/or metal details -clear canopy and full size plans/instructions. Details included will vary from kit to kit but may contain landing struts - wheels - props - engines (not jets) - some cockpit parts - seats - etc. Other parts will need to be scratch built or from your spares box. Decals not furnished. Vacuform kits are only recommended for modelers who are experienced with this type of model. Special skills and scratch building experience are required. If you are curious, I highly recommend that you read the article 'How To Build Vacuform Model Kits' which is located on this website.
Faller Vickers Viscount 814 - Lufthansa, 1/100
Faller Vickers Viscount 814 - Lufthansa, 1/100
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good,   old
$129

From the early 1960s. Rare, early Faller with with no part number. This kit has several mold differences from the later issue. Features clear cockpit windows, rotating propellers and wheels, optional position rudder, flaps and elevators and colorful Lufthansa decals. Molded gloss silver, clear, red and with metal prop shafts. The kit has never been started. Inventoried 100% complete including decals and instructions.
Hasegawa Hurricane Mk.IIC Yugoslav, 1/72, AP147
Hasegawa Hurricane Mk.IIC Yugoslav, 1/72, AP147
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Mint,   old
$22

Still factory sealed. Limited edition. Very well molded with all fine recessed panel detail.
AV USK Curtiss SC-1 Seahawk, 1/72, AU2015
AV USK Curtiss SC-1 Seahawk, 1/72, AU2015
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Mint,   old
$24

Still factory sealed. Limited edition kit. Contains decals for two aircraft; Naval Air Test Center at Patuxent River Maryland 1946 and VCS-15 USS Topeka 1947.
Orange Crush-Revell 1910 Studebaker Cupe Electro (Electric Coupe) - Bagged, 1/32
Orange Crush-Revell 1910 Studebaker Cupe Electro (Electric Coupe) - Bagged, 1/32
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Bagged,   old
$38

This kit is still in the factory sealed bag and includes the correct Orange Crush instructions. Very rare kit with a fascinating history. Around 1958/59, Orange Crush of Mexico offered a promotion. They offered free, colorful, plastic model cars if you collected correctly-marked Orange Crush bottle caps. The models are 1/32 scale Revell Highway Pioneer series - although there is no mention of Revell or Lodela anywhere on the boxes. Orange Crush had the boxes and even the instructions specially made for them with no mention of a manufacture. They were never given numbers. You could redeem your caps two ways - at the Orange Crush truck and at a Modelandia Hobby House. The box sides show the 18 cars in the series. Orange Crush also released two full-color booklets and a complete paint set for the cars. A colorful cardboard box held 7 colors of paint in glass bottles, complete with 'Orange Crush' screw-on caps! The entire promotion was done in coordination with Modelandia Hobby House which had up to 19 stores. Modelandia's name appears on each of the boxes and the paint as well. Robina S.A. was the bottler or distributor of Orange Crush in Mexico at that time. The box side lists the other 18 kits with small color pictures of each and shows three sizes of OC - Family Size (Familiar), Grand (Grande) and Normal. You could also obtain models with Titan bottle caps. Titan was also bottled by Robina and came in large (Titan) and smaller (Titancito) sizes and apparently more than one flavor. We do not know how Orange Crush had access to the plastic kits or who sealed the internal bags with the Crush instructions inside them. We can assume that it may have been Lodela, since they would have had access to the Revell molds. It is not know for how long the promotion lasted, but Orange Crush was one of the most dominant soft drinks in Mexico at that time. Here is one clue: some boxes claim that Modelandia had 13 locations; other boxes, which obviously came later on, claim 19 locations. This may indicate that this promotion went on for a significant amount of time.
Matchbox Fairey Swordfish MK1/III - 824 Sq HMS Eagle Taranto Attach Nov 11 1940 or 119 Sq Coastal Command 1944, 1/72, PK-112
Matchbox Fairey Swordfish MK1/III - 824 Sq HMS Eagle Taranto Attach Nov 11 1940 or 119 Sq Coastal Command 1944, 1/72, PK-112
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+,   old
$26

Nicely done kit dated 1974. Includes decals for the famous HMS Illustrious attack on Taranto Harbor Nov 11 1940. Also has Coastal Command markings No. 119 in 1945. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.
Hawk Supermarine S.6B (S-6B S6B) Acetate 1948 One Piece Box Issue, 1/48, 700
Hawk Supermarine S.6B (S-6B S6B) Acetate 1948 One Piece Box Issue, 1/48, 700
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good++,   old
$175

For the advanced model collector. This is the first issue in acetate from 1948. It has a fascinating history for it is among the early injection molded kits produced in the United States (please see the article about early USA kit production on this website). The Hawk model company was the most innovative in America and had been making constant 1/48 scale models in wood with metal accessories since the late 1920s. During the re-run of the World's Fair in 1933, Hawk may have made the world's first injection molded airplanes models - but they were not kits. The models were completely finished and were on display for the then-large sum of $25 each. The Mates brothers, who founded and ran Hawk, were quick to incorporate this new technology by replacing the metal detail parts with injection molded details to the wooden kits in the late 1930s. During the war, Hawk put it's injection molding knowledge to work making ID models for the US Armed Forces. Originally there was a nation-wide program to have children and adults make these from wood, but consistency was an issue - injection molded solved this problem. Immediately after WWII in 1946, Hawk made the Curtiss Racer model injection molded in black tenite. The box was a simple one-color affair. This may have been the first injection molded airplane kit produced in the USA; another contender is the Varney's PT-17. Both met a very cool reception at hobby shops. Hawk quickly added two-color art work to the Curtiss box and molded the kit in bright yellow acetate. In 1947, Hawk approached toy stores since hobby shops were giving the kit poor promotion. The toy stores did much better. Spurred on by toy store sales in 1947, Hawk added four classic racers in 1948, all molded in acetate - the Gee Bee, Howard Ike, Laird Solution and the Supermarine S6B. This kit is the one of the early acetate examples from 1948. (Hawk made the switch to polystyrene in 1949.) The acetate is a high-gloss medium gray and has very little warping. With a little pressure, all parts fit together perfectly. This is very unusual as acetate usually warps badly. The kit has never been started. The small parts are still factory sealed in the clear 'krinkle' bag and the big parts that were never factory sealed have been inventoried complete. The instructions are in 'near mint' condition and are the rare, original first issue with text only and no illustrations. One side of the box is 'excellent' (as shown) and the other side is only 'good.' - hence the overall 'good++' grade. All end flaps are present and attached. There is tape on both end flaps and a tape tear on one. The box has not been crushed, bent or flattened, which is unusual, as the one-piece boxes were not very strong. Please note that Hawk did not issue decals or a clear windscreen with the first issue of this kit.
Revell USS Repose Hospital Ship, 1/500, H458-200
Revell USS Repose Hospital Ship, 1/500, H458-200
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+,   old
$119

1967 issue. Nicely detailed 13" long kit of the 'Mercy Ship.' Features full hull, nicely detailed deck and fixtures, ambulance-helicopter, landing platform, 12 lifeboats, 2 landing craft, 2 motor launches, 2 whale boats, full color decals, flag sheet and display stand. Never started. All parts are still in the factory sealed internal bag with decals and instructions.
Airfix Conslidated B-24J Liberator - 'Red Raiders', 1/72, 50030
Airfix Conslidated B-24J Liberator - 'Red Raiders', 1/72, 50030
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good,   old
$28

USAirfix issue. Well detailed kit from 1960s molds. Guns and turrets move. Movable control surfaces. Retracting landing gear. Rotating props. Optional position crew entry door and ladder. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.
Revell Messerschmitt Bf-109E, 1/72, H612-49
Revell Messerschmitt Bf-109E, 1/72, H612-49
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Poor,   old
$19

1963 first issue in the early two piece box and framable box artwork. Molded in light blue and clear. Never started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions. NOTE: the box is poor because the right short side panel is missing.
Airmodel Gloster Meteor F8 Conversion - (For Frog Kit) - Bagged, 1/72, 144
Airmodel Gloster Meteor F8 Conversion - (For Frog Kit) - Bagged, 1/72, 144
Vacuform,   old
$6

Nicely done conversion kit designed fro the classic and readily available Frog Meteor. Never started. Complete with all parts and instructions.
Lindberg He-111 with Tractor German Blitz Bomber - Ground Artwork Cellovision Issue, 1/63, 565-149
Lindberg He-111 with Tractor German Blitz Bomber - Ground Artwork Cellovision Issue, 1/63, 565-149
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG,   old
$125

Very rare version with Cellovision box and Ray Gaedke artwork showing the aircraft on the ground. This issue also includes a detailed 1/48 scale tractor with driver. Kit has movable control surfaces, working landing gear and scale engines with removable panels. Never started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts decals and instructions. Please note that the end flap is missing. Lindberg is a company with a fascinating history The original 'Lindberg Line' stretches back to the 1930s when Paul Lindberg drew plans for famous modeling magazines and marketed his balsa wood 'stick and tissue' by urging dealers to carry the '...Complete Lindberg Line'. After the war, Lindberg and Olsen had a strong hand in early United States injection molded kit development. Please see the article located on this website about early USA plastic kit manufactures.
Pica T-28B Trojan R/C Stand-Off Scale - 65 inch Wingspan, 50201
Pica T-28B Trojan R/C Stand-Off Scale - 65 inch Wingspan, 50201
Wood and Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG++,   old
$295

Very large and highly detailed rc flying model kit for 4 to 6 channels. Very high quality kit. Features 65 inch wingspan and designed for rudder, elevator, aileron, flaps, throttle and retractable landing gear. Has many prefabricated components and a plastic cowl and canopy. Weight with retracts is 7.5 lbs. The kit has never been started and is 100% complete with all parts, plans, instructions and decals: NOTE: rear canopy is present but has cracked. You will need to secure an aftermarket one or vacuform your own. NOTE: this kit is factory packed in a very durable and strong box. It will be shipped without an external box unless you request otherwise.
Revell SMS Seeadler (Sea Eagle) German WWI Commerce Raider, 1/232, H382-300
Revell SMS Seeadler (Sea Eagle) German WWI Commerce Raider, 1/232, H382-300
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good++,   old
$195

Rare 1960 hardbox first issue with John Steel artwork. This is a kit of a fantastic subject -the famous WWI sailing commerce raider of Count Felix Von Luckner. The SMS Seeadler was a unique WWI raider in that it was not designed to elude the British blockade and break out to sea...it was designed to pass right through the blockade within full view of the British before attacking allied shipping around the world. No detail was overlooked in the Seeadler's preparation, right down to a Norwegian-speaking crew. The plan went perfectly - and the Seeadler passed inspection at the British Blockade. Her non-threatening appearance helped her in an active and colorful raiding career that nearly went around the world. I highly recommend reading any of several books that you can find about this ship. Von Luckner himself became quite a celebrity for his exciting exploits. Very well detailed kit. Full-hull kit is molded in gray, brown and black and includes rigging thread, full rigging instructions and German WWI naval flag. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.
Monogram Mack Fire Truck (Pumper) - with Cab-Mounted Water Cannon  Morton Grove Fire Department, 1/32, 1213
Monogram Mack Fire Truck (Pumper) - with Cab-Mounted Water Cannon Morton Grove Fire Department, 1/32, 1213
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc++,   old
$22

Still factory sealed. From 1982. Very nicely detailed kit molded in color, clear and chrome plate. Features detailed chassis, body and interior, hose reels, sirens, emergency lights, removable ladders and rotating roof-mount foam nozzle.
Mantua 1800s Wooden Combine Passenger Coach Bangor & Aroostook - Brass Craftsman Kit, HO, 503
Mantua 1800s Wooden Combine Passenger Coach Bangor & Aroostook - Brass Craftsman Kit, HO, 503
Metal Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good,   old
$48

From the late 1940s or early 1950s. Very nice brass kit of a clerestory roof, open platform wooden combine. Features factory assembled brass roof with open clerestory windows, car sides/ends, floor and interior seats, cast metal trucks, cast platforms, extensive brass and metal fittings, markings for Bangor & Aroostook, Baltimore & Ohio, Virginia & Truckee, Colorado Midland RY and Delaware & Bound Brook. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes instructions.
Monogram Grumman Bearcat F8F - Blue Box Issue, 1/72, PA144-70
Monogram Grumman Bearcat F8F - Blue Box Issue, 1/72, PA144-70
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+,   old
$22

First issue of this kit, dated 1967. Tom Morgan box artwork. Very nicely done 1/72 scale kit with rotating prop and wheels, drop tanks and missile/bomb loadout. The kit has never been started. Inventoried with all plastic parts and instructions present. NOTE: missing factory decals but includes HisAirDec News decals for Royal Thai Air Force Bearcats (ref Profile No.107). Decals are from volume 6, no.6 of HisAirDec.
Airfix German Mountain Troops, 1/32, 51468-0
Airfix German Mountain Troops, 1/32, 51468-0
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good-,   old
$29

Very nicely detailed kit from the 1970s. Includes 49 pieces making 28 assembles. Never painted and complete.
Czech Model Arado Ar-79 - Bagged, 1/72
Czech Model Arado Ar-79 - Bagged, 1/72
Resin Model Kit,   old
$26

Hard-to-find limited production craftsman kit. Czech Model (Czech Masters) kit are known for accuracy and fine, scale detail. Parts are cast in high definition resin and feature very fine recessed panel line detail. Kit is never started and complete. Due to the small size of some parts, these kits are recommended for the experienced model builder. Kit does not come with instructions, but assembly is very straight-forward. Decals must be furnished by the builder.
Revell IL-38 Bison - Picture Plane Issue, 1/169, H182-98
Revell IL-38 Bison - Picture Plane Issue, 1/169, H182-98
Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc+,   old
$125

1960 Picture Plane hardbox issue of the famous 'S' kit from the late 1950s. Jack Lynnwood box art. This is the second release of this classic model. Never started. Factory sealed bag or inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.

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