Old Plastic Model Kits

Plastic model kits, airplane kits, etc., for sale...

Be the first to know when kits are listed!

Checkout »

0 item(s) in your cart.
Search:

Airfix Panther Tank Craftmaster Issue, 1/76, M3-49

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+

Sold   

Colorful 1960s artwork issue. Very nice near-1/72 scale tank; ideal for dioramas. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Airfix HMS Hood Battlecruiser - Craftmaster Issue, 1/600, S2-129

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc

Sold   

Excellent smaller scale full-hull kit that is finely molded. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes instructions.

Airfix Supermarine Spitfire IX - Craftmaster Issue, 1/72, 3-39

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

Sold   

Colorful Craftmaster box art issue. This is the 'black side' small format box. The other two variations share the same part number and larger box format; one has black sides and the other white. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Airfix English Electric Lightning F.1A - Craftmaster Issue, 1/72, 11-49

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc++

Sold   

In this Craftmaster issue, a pilot ejects on a pillar of flame as his stricken BAC plunges earthward trailing black smoke. Despite this dramatic scene, XM192 enjoyed in historical fact a long career with 111 and 145 squadrons, retiring intact in 1973 to become a ground display aircraft. Never started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.

Airfix Blackburn Buccaneer Mk1 (NA 39), 1/72, 03004-1

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+

Sold   

1975 T4 style logo issueThe Buccaneer was the world's first purpose designed low level 'below the radar' bomber. Low level strike aircraft have a shorter airframe life limit due to the stresses of low level flying, so the Buccaneer was designed to be very strong and even had many sub-assemblies milled from solid metal. Kit features opening unique rotating bomb bay, folding wings and working arresting hook. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions.

Maintrack Supermarine 525 - (Late Scimitar Prototype) - Bagged, 1/72, PX-025

Vacuform Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed

Sold   

Hard-to-find kit of the successor to the 508, which was the first Scimitar prototype. The 525 has the standard T tail and was much closer to the actual fighter. Kit features excellent vac main moldings with very fine recessed panel lines, numerous cast metal details and full decals. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions.

Monogram Boeing B-29 Superfortress - with Atomic Bombs, 1/48, 5706

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc

Sold   

Still factory sealed. Dated 1991. Very large and highly detailed kit in 1/48. Features extensive interior detailing, optional position bomb bays, bomb load, detailed wheel wheels and more. Comes with decals for 'Lucky 'Leven.' This kit does include the bomb cart, 1000 lb bombs, conversion parts to make the kit one of the two atomic bombers and the atomic bombs 'Fat Man' and 'Little Boy' which were deleted from later issues.

Microscale 72-0154 WWII German National Insignia for Bombers / 72-0004 German Insignia with Swastikas WWII, 1/72

Other Materials,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc

Sold   

Both decal sets are in mint, never used condition and fresh from climate-controlled storage.

Lindberg USS Missouri BB63 Motorized Battleship, 1/900, 781-100

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

Sold   

Late 1950s hardbox issue that is intended for water operation. Artwork by Ray Gaedke. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Lindberg Vought OS2U Kingfisher - Wheels or Floats, 1/72, 590-93

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc

Sold   

Still factory sealed. 1986 issue. Includes all parts for a land based Kingfisher or floatplane as shown on the box artwork.

Airframe Grumman XP-50 - Bagged, 1/72, 14

Vacuform Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed

Sold   

Still factory sealed. Basic vac kit with some molded in detail. Includes all major airframe parts, nacelles, engine fronts, props, wheels, clear canopy and more. With instructions. Certain modeling skills are required to build vacuform kits. Not recommended for beginners.

Pyro Blunderbus Pistol Pirate's Favorite Weapon, 1/1, G228-200

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good

Sold   

1960s softbox with great artwork. This is a full-size 15 inch long copy of the actual gun. It is molded in bronze/antique gold and a beautiful very dark swirl wood brown and includes a wall display stand with name plate. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes instructions. In addition to cars, ships, planes and figures, Pyro added an excellent line of well-known and not-so-well-known life-sized (1/1) scale pistol and rifle models to their line. In each case Pyro gained access to the actual weapon during the kit design, insuring a very accurate model.

Comet Porterfield 65 - 15 inch Wingspan Balsa Flying Model Airplane, 3101-69

Wood Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

Sold   

1960s/early 1970s stick and tissue flying model with 15 1/4 inch wingspan. Features quality die-cut printwood, strip wood, fully formed wooden wheels, formed wire landing gear struts, plastic prop & thrust button, rubber motor, metal prop shaft/rubber hook, tissue and full plans and instructions. Never started and complete.

Sterling Sloop Ferret Colonial Man-Of-War, D8

Wood Model Kit,   Box Condition: Fair++

Sold   

Very nice model kit from the famous line of Sterling ships. Measures 15.5 inches long when assembled. Features pre-carved hardwood hull, thin plywood printwood, numerous metal fittings (such as cannon, life boats, bitts and much more), printed cloth sails, large, finished hardwood display base, pedestals, name plate, tapered and straight wood and metal stock as needed, two colors of thread for standing and running rigging, decals, flag sheet, beautiful full size plans with detailed instructions and full rigging diagrams. Never started. The fittings are still in the factory sealed bag and all non-sealed parts have been inventoried complete with decals and plans.

ESCI Mirage III EA - Malvinas/Falklands War 1 Esquadron De Caza Argentina or No. 3 Squadron RAAF Australia, 1/48, 4073

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+++

Sold   

Rare. Has decals for Fuerza Aerea Argentina Falklands Islands War and alternate RAAF markings. Features cockpit detail, optional parts for both versions, detailed landing gear and gear wells, optional position canopy and various loadouts with drop tanks, AIM-9 Sidewinder missiles and R530 missiles. The kit has never been started. Inventoried 100% complete including decals and instructions.

Monogram Phantom Mustang P-51D (F-51D), 1/32, 0067

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed NM

Sold   

Still factory sealed. 1995 reissue of the famous four star kit from the early 1960s. Features a full visible model with great interior detail. Buttons on the base activate two motors that make the prop spin, and the main gear and tailwheel retract and extend. Two other levers on the base drop the wing bombs.

Matchbox Flower Class Corvette / HMS Bluebell / HMCS Snowberry / USS Saucy, 1/72, PK-901

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc++

Sold   

1986 first issue with very high mold quality. Very large (1/72 scale) model of the famous convoy escort ship from WWII. Highly detailed with 1003 pieces. Has parts and decals to build any of the three ships listed. Includes display stand, 15 crew members, steel chain, fabric signal flags, rigging material and instructions, complete assembly book and complete color painting book with the history of all three ships. The kit has never been started. All parts, instructions, decals and material are still in the factory sealed bags. The four hull sections were never factory bagged and are present and complete. The kit will be shipped in the original Matchbox cardboard shipping box unless you specify otherwise.

Nichimo Cessna Skyhawk 172 - Motorized, 1/20, S-2002

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc++

Sold   

Large and very highly detailed multi-media model. Contains plastic, metal and rubber parts. Features working lights, engine was designed to be motorized (the Mabuchi 130 electric motor was not furnished by Nichimo), working expansion and contraction struts, real rubber tires, super detailed instrument panel and full interior. Engine detail is incredible and the motor is a kit itself. Each cylinder head is 31 parts - 30 of which are metal cooling fins. The engine alone is over 150 parts not including the firewall and detail there. Mold quality is very high; firewall detail is complete as in the actual aircraft. Five scale, positionable figures are included. Beautiful decals are included to reproduce the detailed two-tone blue striping on the box art. The kit has never been started. All parts are still in the factory bags. Includes instructions and decals in as-new condition. This kit must be shipped insured.

MPC Bell P-39 Airacobra Profile Series- 362 Fighter Sq Hayward AFB Calif. 1943 / GC111/6 Free French Air Force N. Africa / 93rd FW 81st FG Tunisia 1953, 1/72, 2-1117-100

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc++

Sold   

Still factory sealed. In the 1970s, MPC released the very popular Profile Series. Inside each box was a quality Airfix kit but with MPC decals to build any of the three aircraft shown on the box top.

Silver Streak Wood Sheathed Refrigerator Car - North Western Mechanical Temperature Control Reeefer - HO Craftsman Kit With Metal Sprung Trucks, 1/87, S415-345

Wood and Metal Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc

Sold   

Classic kit from the Craftsman Era of HO kits. Very detailed and well made kit. Silver Streak was one of a number of manufacturers that created very realistic wood and metal kits during the 1940s and 1950s. This is, in my opinion, an exceptional kit. Includes pre-scribed and cut and factory painted and lettered hardwood sides decorated for North Western and all other required markings, fully milled and cut hardwood roof and floor, hardwood scribed and pre-painted car ends, metal door hardware and cast brake parts including levers, cast coupler pockets, underside girders, bolsters, ice hatches, brake wheel, metal ladders, grab irons, roof ribs and brake linkage, scale chain and more. This kit has complete underside detail and instructions to help with this tricky but rewarding task. Includes full size plans and instructions. The kit has never been started. All small parts are still internal factory sealed containers and all other parts have been inventoried present. If you have an interest in these 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/