Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: VG-
Very high quality kit with legendary LS attention to detail. High-gloss style box with excellent artwork. 134 parts. The kit is engineered for two electric motors - all hardware is included but LS did not issue the kit with the motors. The batteries are held in a very clever 1/72 scale fuel truck. Features all fine recessed panel lines, very good cockpit and crew station detail with crew, rotating turret with elevating gun, torpedo load with ground torpedo trolley, working bomb bay doors, working crew entry door, moving wing flaps and ailerons, rotating wheels and propellers, ground crew, wheel chocks and more. Includes beautiful full color painting guide, color cut away for more interior detail and decals for multiple aircraft. The model as never been started. Some parts are still in the factory sealed bags and all parts not in bags have been inventoried complete with decals and instructions. Some of the LS molds are still in use by Hasegawa as testament to the their detail and accuracy.
Wood and Metal Model Kit, Box Condition: VG
This is a complex and very highly detailed kit. When properly built, it is a museum quality display. High quality Ambroid kit from the 'Golden Age' of HO Craftsman kits. Ambroid kits were limited release models that are widely considered to be the standard of quality for this style kit. Features all Northeastern Scale Models hardwood lumber. All major parts are fully cut, milled, shaped and ready to assembly. Wood and metal stock is included as needed for details and those need to be cut to length. Includes dual metal-mesh roof walks, a bag of detail parts that is still factory sealed, metal ladders, full color decals with Great Northern decorations and complete lettering, paint guide (Jade Green is the correct color for this model) and full size instructions/plans. The kit has never been started. Internal factory sealed bags and the non-sealed parts have been inventoried complete including transfers and instructions. If you have an interest in these highly accurate HO kits and the revolution they created in modeling, please read the article about their history located on this website. Please cut and paste this link in your browser to see it - http://www.oldmodelkits.com/blog/plastic-model-kit-history/the-ho-scale-model-railroading-revolution-of-the-1940s/
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: VG++
KVZ was the logo used by this East German kit manufacturer from 1969 to 1973. During this time, some fantastic Cold War kits were produced of Russian Aeroflot Airliners and Military Helicopters and Aircraft. Comes with colorful markings for DDR, Polish, Russian and Czech versions. Molded in silver, black and clear and with original clay nose weight and factory glue. Never started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.
Wood Model Kit, Box Condition: VG++
Another classic design by Sal Taibi. This is not the original box, but a replacement box with the original label on it. The kit has never been started and is complete. Note: The kit will be shipped in this strong box and will be shipped that way unless you ask for it to be placed into another box.
Multimedia Model Kit, Box Condition: Sealed
Bagged kit that is still factory sealed. Very highly detailed modern craftsman kit. The main parts are cast from high definition resin, which is superior in detail to injection moldings. Smaller details are resin, plastic and metal as required. Includes detailed instructions and plans as well as extensive decals for Central Vermont.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc
Hard-to-find kit from 1988 of the proposed hypersonic airliner. Features very nicely molded aircraft, special display stand and full color decals for the box cover paint scheme. The kit has never been started. Internal factory sealed bag including decals and instructions.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Good+
Older issue. A very good effort by Heller - well detailed and molded for it's time. The kit has never been started. Internal factory sealed bag including decals and instructions. Sleek and beautiful, the Breguet 693 was a fast low-level twin engine attack bomber with a crew of two. Armament was one 20mm cannon and two machine guns in front and one turret mounted machine gun facing aft. Bomb load was 6 to 8 50 kg bombs.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Good+
Very finely molded with excellent detail. Has markings for all three aircraft and builds either version. Never started. Factory sealed bag or inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: VG++
1960s 'L' kit issue with full box art and yellow logo panels. Very nicely molded with recessed control surfaces and fine raised panel lines. Includes markings and parts to build either version. This kit has not been started. The parts are either still in the factory sealed bag or inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Sealed VG++
Still factory sealed. Very highly detailed 1/72 armor kit that is ideal for dioramas. Includes detailed tank, tank commander, cavalry horse and rider.
Multimedia Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc+++
Very high quality Ulrich kit from the 'Golden Age' of HO 'Craftsman' kits. Features scribed and printed wooden sides with the Early American Refrigerator Transit Co. shield, milled hardwood roof and floor, injection molded underside beams and supports, metal trucks with real springs, wood and metal stock as needed, a sealed bag of detail parts and full instructions and plans. The kit has never been started. Internal factory sealed bag or inventoried 100% complete including instructions. If you have an interest in these highly accurate HO kits and the revolution they created in modeling, please read the article about their history located on this website.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Sealed Exc++
Still factory sealed. This kit is based on drawings and interviews from witnesses and the case files of the USAF. Features detailed cockpit, 'alien' crew, clear cockpit cover and display stand.
Vacuform Model Kit, Box Condition: Sealed Exc++
Nicely molded basic vacuform kit of this interesting aircraft. The J-10 was an all metal aircraft and was actually a modified J-8 (CL-1) ground attack fighter. 47 J-10s were build as a joint venture between Junkers and Fokker. This kit has not been started and has been inventoried complete with all parts. Not recommended for builders who are not experienced with vacuform kits.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: VG+
From all new molds - not the 1960s issue. Features all fine recessed panel lines, excellent cockpit, detailed main gear wells and full engine, open cowl flaps, optional position landing gear, optional parts, opening canopy, bombs and drop tanks, separately molded pylons, and a very large and colorful decal sheet with all stencils. The kit has never been started. Internal factory sealed bag including decals and instructions. Also includes Blue Rider #BR412 1/72 Nicaraguan Air Force 1955-1980 decals for P-47D and AT-6 Texan. Also in as new condition.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Good++
First issue from 1956 with Northern Lights logo. This logo only appeared for one year. In 1957 it was replaced with the famous oval 'Famous Fighters' Sunburst logo. The artwork is by Jim Cox. This kit was one of a very famous line of 1/48 scale WWI aircraft kits introduced by Aurora at this time. Due to the popularity, subjects were still being released into the 1960s. Molded in glossy olive green and black. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.
Resin Model Kit, Box Condition: Good++
SPECIAL ORDER limited production kit. Museum quality high definition resin castings. Complete kit with all parts needed for assembly. Some kits include photo-etched details and decals if required -email for details on a certain kit. Kits are molded upon receipt of payment. Normal wait is six to eight weeks.
Wood and Metal Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc
This kit includes never used Central Valley Archbar Freight Trucks. La Belle, with Ambroid, set the standard for wooden HO Craftsman kits. When properly assembled, they built to museum quality models. This kit very accurately models the prototype. Construction is all hardwood with metal details. Features fully cut and milled floors and roof with pre-cut and scribed sides, cut and milled bolsters, other wood stock as required, a bag of sealed metal detail parts, full markings, full size plans and instructions and more. These models are designed for complete underside detail, which is challenging but very rewarding. The kit has never been started. Inventoried 100% complete including decals and instructions. If you would like to read more about these excellent kits, please see this article (copy and paste into your browser) - http://www.oldmodelkits.com/blog/plastic-model-kit-history/the-ho-scale-model-railroading-revolution-of-the-1940s/
Wood Model Kit, Box Condition: No Box
No Box. Dated 1937 from the Airway Model Plane Company of Brooklyn New York. Solid scale kits with a wingspan of 2.5 to 3 inches. Each kit features a printwood sheet, fuselage block and instructions. Not started and complete. Instructions are heavily worn as shown.
Multimedia Model Kit, Box Condition: VG
Out of production. Very high quality modern craftsman-style HO kit. The main parts are beautifully cast in high definition resin while the details are injection molded and metal. With transfers. The kit has never been started. The small parts are still in the internal factory sealed bag and the rest have been inventoried complete including transfers and instructions.
Vacuform Model Kit, Box Condition: Sealed
Very well molded, crystal clear canopy set in 1/48 scale. Includes two canopies. Never used and still sealed in the original Squadron ziplock bag. These clear and thin canopies are a superior upgrade to the thick canopies supplied with most kits.