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Flyline Models The General Airplanes Corp Aristocrat - 36 inch Wingspan for RC / Free Flight or Static Display, 1/12

Wood Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good

$79   

Museum-quality scale model of this famous 1930s aircraft. Flyline Models was a manufacturer out of Fairfax, Virginia USA. The models are known for their high quality. Features full-size, detailed plans, instructions, high quality printed balsa sheets, strip stock and spars, printed plywood, decals, finished wheels and more. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Contrail Convair B-32 Dominator, 1/72

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: NM

$89   

The B-32 was the B-29s competitor for the US War Department, January 1940 very long range bomber requirement. The B-29 won the competition, but the B-32 was produced as a back up plan. The aircraft was plagued with teething problems and Consolidated was kept busy trying to solve them. The program was almost cancelled more than once. Finally, three B-32s arrived in the Pacific Theater for combat testing in May of 1945 and flew the first combat mission from the Philippines on May 29th. As more aircraft arrived in the Pacific most of the problems were eliminated and the B-32 was proven to be a tough, stable performer with excellent handling. Production was canceled at the end of the war. Features full decals for two aircraft including colorful nose art. Vac main parts with injection molded details and metal props, gear, etc. Includes drawing and photos of the real aircraft for reference. Never started. The small parts are still in the factory sealed bags; the big parts were never sealed and have been inventoried complete with decals and instructions.

Revell BB-38 USS Pennsylvania, 1/426, H422-200

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc+

$129   

1961 Sea Power hardbox release. Rare kit of the Arizona's sister ship. The Pennsylvania was in dry-dock during the December 7th Pearl Harbor attack and survived with minimal damage. She was rebuilt and saw significant action in the Pacific in WWII, steaming over 150,000 miles from 1941 to 1945. It is thought that she may have fired more ammunition than any ship in history. She never once reported 'Not Ready' for any operation or need. After being used as a nuclear test ship at Bikini, she was towed to Kwajalein and sunk. Never started. Inventoried complete with all parts, decals, flag sheet and instructions.

Italeri TWO AH-64 Apache, 1/72, 159

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+

$22   

SALE!! Includes two kits in one box. Both are inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions present. Kit #1 has never been started. Kit #2 has NOTE: this kit has very minor 'professional' quality subassembly as follows: one seat is glued to the floor. There is no other assembly. Inventoried with all parts present and includes decals and instructions.

Nichimo Takatsuki DDA164 JMSDF Destroyer - Motorized For R/C, 1/200, U-2005

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc++

$215   

Very large 1/200 scale destroyer that is designed for water operation and intended for remote control. Very well detailed. Molded in dark gray, dark red (lower hull), black and brass plate. Also includes the following drive hardware: metal and nylon gear box for dual prop drive, props and drive shafts, switch, motor mount and other metal hardware. The RE-280 was not included by Nichimo. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes excellent, large and extensive decal sheet and instructions.

Revell USS Long Beach Nuclear Powered Cruiser - Model Builders Club Issue, 1/508

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good

$129   

1969 reissue of the classic 1950s "S" kit. Well detailed kit contains Regulus II Cruise Missile with launcher - nuclear reactor assembly- Helicopter - Terrier and Talos missiles and launchers and decals. Never started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions. CGN-9 U.S.S. LONG BEACH was the world's first nuclear-powered warship. She was launched in July of 1959 as the lead ship of the first new cruiser class since WWII. Originally designed as an all-missile cruiser, she was later fitted with two 5"/36 caliber guns amidships. After serving more than 33 years, she was decommissioned on 1 May 1995.

Panda F-35B USAF, 1/48, 48001

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed NM

$36   

Still factory sealed. Features recessed panel lines, 'good' cockpit, detailed gear wells and more.

Aurora Spad XIII, 1/48, 107-69

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good++

$59   

First issue hardbox is dated 1957 with great Jo Kotula artwork. Please note the 69 cent price extension and oval 'Famous Fighters' sunburst logo. This is part of a popular and very successful series of 1/48 scale WWI aircraft that Aurora started in 1956 and added to well into the 1960s. Many of the line were in production right up until the demise of Aurora in the mid 1970s Molded in correct high-gloss olive drab and black plastic. Never started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.

Hawk Curtiss R3C-2 Racer - (R3C2), 1/48, 620-60

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Good-

$22   

Still factory sealed but the seal has split and also drawn the box top concave as shown. Softbox is dated 1961 and has the later price extension. Nice 1/48 kit of the sleek 1925 Schneider Trophy Winner.

Comet North American P-51D Mustang - 22 inch Wingspan Gas or Rubber Powered Wooden Aircraft Kit, 1624

Wood Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+

$39   

1970s large scale issue for rubber or gas free flight, or easily converted to RC using today's tiny and light servos and receivers. Box art is by Locher, who did a great deal of the Monogram box artwork also. Kit features traditional wood/tissue construction with all die cut parts, 'Tube-O-Matic' fuselage construction and 'Rugged Super X Simplified Non-Warping Wing' construction, colorful insignia, detailed full size plans, building instructions, wheels, hardware, tissue and propeller. The model has not been started. The parts that were factory sealed are still in the factory sealed bags; the parts that were never factory sealed have been inventoried complete and includes insignia and instructions. Comet was a famous manufacturer of stick and tissue flying and static models. In the 1930s Great Depression, they lead the low-priced kit revolution with the "Dime Scale" kits and famous advertisements in Model Airplane News magazine and others. Comet reached it's peak in the 1930s when they acquired the services of Carl Goldberg. Goldberg was a highly accomplished modeler with articles in Model Airplane News and famous designs that won him several National level competitions in the 1930s and beyond. (Carl Goldberg went on to found his own company and produced well designed and popular free-flight and RC aircraft). Comet survived the post World War economic slump and continued kit production until they were bought out by long-time competitor Guillow's in 1998.

Hawk McDonnell F2H-1 Banshee - (F2H1), 1/48, 501-100

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc+

$39   

1964 hardbox issue. The vivid box art by Tom Morgan shows a 'Korean Attack' run by a daring Navy pilot. Nicely molded for that time and includes tip tanks, air to ground rockets, iron bomb load, pilot figure, detailed landing gear and colorful decals for the box art aircraft. Never started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Aurora Boeing 707 Astrojet - American Air Lines, 1/104, 380

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc+

$110   

1965 issue of a very early configuration Boeing 707. Very near 1/100 scale. Features complete landing gear, clear cockpit windows, colorful American Airlines decals and clear triangle base display stand. The kit has never been started. Internal factory sealed bag or inventoried 100% complete including decals and instructions. NOTE: decals are 100% intact but have a stain on the backing paper. Please read the article about saving old decals located on this website.

Aurora F6F Hellcat, 1/51, 40-100

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed NM

$165   

Still factory sealed. The artwork copyright date on the box is 1960 but is actually from about 1964/65 due to the 100 price extension and oval sunburst logo with no 'Famous Fighters' in the border.

Tamiya M48A3 Patton Tank, 1/35, MM-220A

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+

$34   

From very high quality molds and includes two figures and many scale accessories. Never started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions.

Fujimi Boeing Vertol KV-107 II-4 Shirasagi - (CH-46) - BAGGED, 1/72, H-1

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+

$22   

This kit is from when Fujimi set the world standard for model kit quality. Features all very fine recessed panel lines, full cockpit detail, complete cargo section with seats, optional position boarding doors, optional position rear cargo ramps and more. Includes decals for the two JGSDF helicopters. NOTE: this kit has minor 'professional' quality sub-assembly as follows: bulkhead, 2 seats, instrument panel and 1 control sticks assembled to the floor; exhaust panels to fuselage halves; (1) main gear nacelle assembled (2 halves only).. There is no other assembly and zero painting. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions present.

Revell Harbor Tug Long Beach, 1/108, H314-129

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

$165   

Rare and famous 1955 Revell model with colorful box art. Large scale kit features excellent detail for that time and all features shown in the box art - even the crew members. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions. The Long Beach was built in Decatur, Alabama in 1943 and was one of a fleet of tugs operated by the Wilmington Transportation Company. She had a registered length of 81.1 feet and a beam of 24 feet. Gross tonnage was 146 inches and she drew 8 feet of water. Powered by a 700 hp diesel, the range was just over 3,500 miles.

CM USS Olympia (Protected Cruiser 1898), 1/350

Resin Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

$135   

SPECIAL ORDER limited production kit. Museum quality high definition resin castings. Complete kit with all parts needed for assembly. Includes photo-etched details as shown. Kits are molded upon receipt of payment. Normal wait is 2 to 3 weeks.

CM DD-724 USS Laffey (Sumner FRAM II 1968), 1/350

Resin Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

$169   

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 2 to 3 weeks.

Aurora Grumman F9F Panther Jet - Famous Fighters of All Nations, 1/48, 22A-79

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG++

$185   

Rare 'Aurora Line' logo version. This is actually the 3rd release of this kit and is the first West Hempstead issue - from the logo, it is from 1954/1955. This model is correct in every way with high gloss deep blue and clear plastic, landing gear and rockets, clear rectangle stand and stand arm, instructions say 'West Hempstead' and have the Aurora Line logo, and the decals are made by 'Tatem Company'. Kit has never been started and is 100% complete with all correct parts, stand, decals and instructions.

Hasegawa Focke-Wulf FW-190 A6 or A8 - III/JG54 Green Hearts or JG54 Major Walter Nowotony, 1/32, S10

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc

$42   

Still factory sealed. Nicely detailed kit from 1987. Has optional parts to build both versions listed and decals for both aircraft. Features good cockpit, optional position canopy, detailed engine and gun bay with separately molded access panels, detailed gear wells, optional position flaps and a drop tank.