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Monogram Republic P-47D Thunderbolt And SuperScale Decals - 'The Turtle' - Bagged, 1/48, 6838

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: No Box

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Includes Superscale International #48-624 decals for 85th and 87th FS, 79th Fighter Group: Pilot Lt. EJ Kelly's 'Dove Andare Babe? / Kooley's Komet' and Capt. Ed Payne Sq. Commander 85th with nose art. Decals have not been used and are complete and in new condition. The actual kit is bagged with no box.. The box is shown for reference only. Perfect builder. This collector stored this and all of his kits in bags because of limited storage space. He was very precise; the canopy is bagged separate to prevent scratching, the small parts are in a zip lock for protection and then put into a larger sealed bag with the bigger parts and instructions. Decals are excellent. Very high quality kit that builds to a beautiful model. This is the 1983 issue with the wonderful 'The Turtle' nose art. Features full cockpit with sliding canopy, instrument panel, detailed pilot, seat, stick, gun sight, headrest and wheel wells. Includes two wing mounted 500 lb bombs and drop tank. Molded in silver and clear. Never started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.

Italeri Convair B-58 Hustler, 1/72, 142

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc

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The B-58 was the world's first supersonic bomber but had a short service life due to the inability of aircraft to survive high-altitude penetration in a SAM environment- incredible fuel consumption may have been a lessor factor as well. Includes decals for 92429, which has the prototype Convair "delta" on the vertical fin or 81015 "Ginger". Excellent kit features recessed panel lines, full cockpits, optional position canopies, "TC" Piggyback Fuel/Weapons Pods, wing mounted nuclear free-fall weapons, detailed wheel wells and excellent molding throughout. Never started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.

Revell Chevrolet Two Ton Truck, 1/48, H1401-98

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed NM

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Still factory sealed. 1994 reissue of the 1955 'S' kit. Nicely detailed with engine and engine bay detail, removable hood, two action figures, separately molded suspension and drive line, full interior, stake bed and barrels and box load. Decal sheet has 'Town-Country Deliver' and plenty of colorful 'This end up', 'Handle with Care', 'Fragile' and vinegar markings for the barrels and boxes.

Aurora Model Tree Kit Eight Easy To Assemble Trees, HO, 651-79

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good++

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Rare kit intended for HO Train layouts. First issue hardbox dated 1957. Kit features 8 evergreen trees, similar to the ones that the box-art bunnies are fixed on. Each tree is several parts and they are molded in dark green. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes instructions.

Revell Douglas A-1H Skyraider 'Sandy' - Vietnam Rescue Support, 1/40, H260

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

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1970s Kikoler Brazil issue of the classic 1959 'S' kit. Model has many action features: Wings fold, dive brakes operate, canopy slides to show full cockpit, landing gear retracts and cowling comes off to show fully detailed engine. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions. Since it's introduction in 1946, he venerable Skyraider has been produced in more versions and performed more duties than any other aircraft in US history. This version is the Rescue Support Aircraft that would fly support with the Jolly Green Helicopters to rescue downed pilots in Vietnam. The Skyraiders slower speed and ability to carry an unbelievable amount of firepower made it ideal for this roll.

AMT 1959 Mercury Park Lane 3 in 1 Kit - 2 Door Hardtop or Convertible, 1/25, 3-HTK

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

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Very rare first hardbox issue. Nicely molded and detailed kit for that time. This kit is primarily for the two-door hardtop; however, a convertible top boot is included for anyone brave enough to neatly cut the roof off. Molded in ivory white, clear, red-tint clear, chrome and black rubber whitewall tires. Chrome and windshield are excellent for this model. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Renwal 1931 Cadillac V-16 Phaeton - Fleetwood Body, 1/48, 153

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc++

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Still factory sealed. This is one of a wonderful and extensive line of 1/48 car kits from Renwal. Dates from the 1960s. Idea for use in 1/48 dioramas with aircraft, armor or for use in O Scale train layouts. Renwal did an excellent job on engineering and detail for these kits. Features a one piece main upper body, one piece lower body with fenders, complete interior, plated bumpers, grill and many other plated parts as required, separately molded front axle/suspension and rear axle/drive shaft, clear windows, separately molded headlights with clear lenses and rubber tires. Molded in high gloss green, chrome, gloss black, clear, red and with rubber tires.

Airfix Supermarine Spitfire Mk1a, 1/24, 12001

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+

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1980s issue in very large 1/24 scale. Very highly detailed kit. Features detailed engine, removable cowling, detailed gun bays with access panels, full cockpit, optional position canopy and pilot entry door, movable control surfaces and much more. Never started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.

Revell North American X-15 - 'S' Issue, 1/65, H198-89

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+

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First issue from 1958 with classic 'S' box artwork. Very finely molded and well detailed kit for that time. Features removable canopy and engine, pilot figure, landing gear and retractable landing skid with movable control surfaces and dive brakes. Never started. 100% inventoried complete with all parts, decals and instructions present. NOTE: box displays much better than the 'VG+' rating. However, it is rated as that due to very light writing just below the red 'X-15' on the box.

Revell Midway Class Carrier USS Franklin D. Roosevelt - Pre 'S' First issue with Early Instructions, 1/547, H307-249

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG++

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Original Pre 'S' release and the true first issue. When Revell designed the model, information reached the man designing the instructions that there was a yardarm on the main mast - part #28. The mold cutter or designer either forgot about this part or never got word - and the molds were cut without. Revell used a grease pencil to mark off #28 from the parts list on the kits - new instructions were on the way, but they wanted to use up the old batch first. Later issues do not list this part or show it on the assembly diagram. Revell's first aircraft carrier model from 1954. Excellent kit of a straight-deck Midway class ship in the near original configuration. Features heavy AA battery and an airwing of F4U Corsairs, F9F Cougars, AD-6 Skyraiders and a helicopter that may be a HUP. Has correct hardbox in very good condition. Inside, the kit is molded in the correct glossy light gray plastic. Never started. Factory sealed bag or inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals, flags and instructions.

Revell North American X-15 - 'S' Issue, 1/65, H198-89

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+++

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First issue from 1958 with classic 'S' box artwork. Very finely molded and well detailed kit for that time. Features removable canopy and engine, pilot figure, landing gear and retractable landing skid with movable control surfaces and dive brakes. Never started. 100% inventoried complete with all parts, decals and instructions present.

Flashback Voisin 3 - French or Italian Air Forces, 1/72, KLH 79 60

Multimedia Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+

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Very highly detailed multimedia kit. Features fine injection molded main airframe parts and many details, numerous photoetched parts on two frets, film instruments, superb resin castings and paint guide and decals for both aircraft listed. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Sierra Phonix D-I (D.I) Austro-Hungarian - Bagged, 1/48, 48-19

Vacuform Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+

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Kit includes very high quality vacuform main parts with higher quality than many injection molded models, cast metal engine and radiator, injection molded prop and other parts, and full size plans/instructions and paint/markings information. The kit has never been started. Inventoried 100% complete including instructions.

Aurora McDonnell Phantom 110 (F-4 F-110), 1/48, 391-198

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc+

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Rare US Navy prototype F-4 Phantom kit in 1/48 scale. The fantastic Jo Kotula artwork is dated 1962, and this is truly the first issue because of the style of Aurora logo. Nicely done, large 1/48 scale kit with good detail for this early date. Features full landing gear, good cockpit detail, four AIM-7 Sparrow missiles, clear 'Triangle World' display stand, decals for the aircraft shown on the box art and a tiny 1.5 inch long scale model of the F-4 Phantom. This kit has never been started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions. Even the factory packing tissue is still present.

Monogram Martin B-26 Marauder, 1/72, 1101

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+

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Very nicely detailed kit with clear canopy, nose and gun turrets and rotating props. Never started. Factory sealed bag with decals and instructions.

Airfix Leopard Tank - Type Three Issue, 1/76, A206V

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

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1960s issue with the third style logo. Part of an extensive and well detailed 1/76 armor series. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions. NOTE: there are tread burns (melts) on the suspension tree.

Tamiya Sauber-Mercedes C9, 1/24, 24091

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc

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Very high quality kit from 1989. Features complete interior and internal structure with engine and drive train. Molded in silver, black and with rubber tires. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions.

Tamiya Minolta Toyota 88C-V, 1/24, 24079

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc

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Very high quality kit from 1989. Features complete interior and internal structure with engine and drive train. NOTE: this kit has minor assembly. A bulkhead has been glued to the drivers tub. Quality of assembly is professional and there is no other assembly. There is minor painting. The inside of the lower body, cockpit parts and lamp housings have been airbrushed black. Quality is excellent to professional. There is no other painting. The kit has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Revell USS Yorktown CV5 Aircraft Carrier, 1/490, H383

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good

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1969 issue. The Yorktown was one of three prewar sister carriers with Enterprise (CV-6) and Hornet (CV-8). The Yorktown saw extensive action in the Coral Sea, the first sea battle in which opposing forces did not sight each other from warships. At Midway she fought alongside Enterprise and Hornet, but was lost after the battle in an epic struggle to save the ship. Very nicely molded model. Features 20" long full hull with rudder and propeller detail, internal hangar deck sections that are visible through side hangar doors after, 20 Douglas SBD Dauntless airwing (well molded with raised panel lines and propellers), movable cranes, separately molded AA guns and catwalks and optional position elevators. The box art shows the prewar high-vis finish, and decals are included for prewar markings for the ship and aircraft. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Hobby House Sikorsky XR-5 Flying Helicopter - 26 inch Rotor Diameter, 1/22

Wood Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+

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Very rare. From 1945. The box top says 'Precision Detail Flying Scale Helicopter With Everything Needed To Build And Fly - Makes A Real Miniature Craft - Hovers - Climbs - Flies Forward, Backward, Sideways, Indoor or Outdoor.' From the looks of the instructions, this is true but the builder would need to be talented! This is a very complicated true-scale stick-and-tissue model that is rubber powered with operating main and tail rotors. The kit is very complete and consists of balsa printwood, pre-cut balsa main rotors, balsa stock as required, printed plywood, turned pulleys and cord for drive system, metal hardware and metal stock, fully formed main and nose wheels, covering material, clear cockpit covering material, factory glass bottles of glue and shellac (dried up), rubber band motor (dried and cracked) and huge, highly detailed plans with comprehensive text instructions. The body of the XR-5 measures 21 inches long and has excellent detail for that time; it could be built for static display. But the patented operating system (by Professor T.N. De Bobovsky) is amazing. The model utilizes a removable motor stick and remote starter pin. The rear half of the helicopter disconnects from the front half at two plywood bulkheads to allow removal and installation of the motor. Power is transferred from the motor to a shaft, which is in turn wrapped in a strong cord. Through two pulleys, the main rotor turns. The tail rotor is driven by a separate string attached to a pulley (of a different diameter) on the main rotor drive shaft. This drives the tail rotor (with 2 more pulleys) at the proper speed to produce straight flight. The entire main rotor mechanism is adjustable so you can climb, hover, go forwards or backwards, etc. The plans contain extensive detailed text instructions as well as full size drawings, dozens of detailed drawings (main of the mechanism) and extensive text describing the mechanism as well. This was clearly a very well-thought out kit and would provide a challenge for even the most experienced wooden kit modeler! The kit has never been started and has been inventoried complete with all parts and plans. I believe I was the first person to unfold the plans; they are in 'excellent++' condition with very minor wear and yellowing. The box has a short, illustrated history of the Helicopter on the front of the box. Hobby House was out of New York City. Little is known about them but they also made a very similar flying kit of the beautiful Higgins EB-1.