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DML Mistel 5 He-162A-2 Volksjager 'Salamander' with Arado E-377a, 1/72, 5002

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG++

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Dated 1991 and a highly detailed model. Superbly molded with all very fine recessed panel lines. Features both aircraft, super detailed '162 cockpit, complete turbojet engine, detailed gear wells, photoetched parts, optional position canopy and more. Never started. The parts are still in the factory sealed bags with decals and instructions.

AAC Supply Company Eaglerock Bullet American Air Cadets Official Construction Kit - 33 Inch Wingspan Flying Aircraft

Wood Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

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Very, very rare and from around 1930/32. American Air Cadets was one of the early national flying model clubs, and the magazine "Popular Aviation" was their official publication. Kit features bamboo and balsa construction and includes all required strip wood, bamboo, spars, balsa blocks, covering tissue, construction plans (which lists the model as 1/4 the size of the actual aircraft), a large sheet of color insignia, a beautiful machine-carved prop, fully formed wooden wheels, clear window material and even a mail-in form appealing to "All American Air Cadets Should subscribe for and read their official publication Popular Aviation." Never started and includes all items described, which I believe makes it complete (early kits were notorious for making you scratch build things from your own materials -this one is unusually complete). These kits seldom show up but there is some debate about the age; some have quoted 'late 1930s.' By the late 30s, bamboo had been replace completely by balsa. Furthermore, full-size plans were in vogue. The composite construction, complete lack of printwood and the tiny plans for such a large model (requiring the builder to personally scale them up from dimensions only) is directly in line with the late 1920s and early 1930s. The age of this kit is verified by urging that "From your fertile minds will come secrets at last of SAFE and sustained flight that will make man free as the birds and of course more mighty." The cost of one year was $1.75. POPULAR AVIATION was started in August 1927 by airplane fan William B. Ziff (of Ziff-Davis Magazines). Under Editor Harley W. Mitchell it became the largest aviation magazine with a circulation of 100,000 in 1929. The magazine's title became AERONAUTICS in June 1929, but was changed back to POPULAR AVIATION in July 1930. The magazine became FLYING in 1942, and is still published today by Hachette Filipacchi Media. [Source: Michael Holley in Wikipedia]

AMT Diamond Reo Semi Tractor Trailer, 1/25, T537

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

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Original early issue. Very highly detailed semi tractor kit with over 250 parts. Features rolling chassis build just like the real truck, detailed engine, full interior and much more. The kit has never been started. The parts that were factory sealed are still in the sealed bags. The parts that were not factory sealed (chrome, clear and one small white parts tree) have been inventoried complete including 'excellent' condition decals and instructions.

Monogram 1969 Ford Talladega 428 - (Cobra Jet Torino), 1/24, 2912

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc

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Still factory sealed. Dated 1990. Very nicely molded and features full engine and compartment, opening hood, complete interior, detailed underside and more.

AMT Ford Louisville Line Short Hauler CL9000 Truck, 1/25, 6460

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed VG

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Still factory sealed. Dated 1994 but actually from original 1970s molds. Very highly detailed kit. AMT pulled out all the stops on this one and made a kit that was state of the art at the time. Builds up a rolling chassis just like the real truck. Fully detailed chassis and suspension. Multiple position power rear loading ramp and opening sectioned rear door. Features detailed complete engine, engine compartment, opening hood, full interior, rotating wheels, exhaust and underside detail. Molded in light gray, clear, red and amber tinted clear, and chrome. With real rubber tires.

AMT White Road Boss Semi Truck, 1/25, T542

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc+

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Still factory sealed but the seal has splits. Very highly detailed kit with 240 parts and builds a full rolling chassis just like the full-size truck. Features complete engine and engine compartment, detailed cab with complete interior, opening hood, full suspension and underside details and more.

AMT Diamond Reo Semi Tractor Trailer, 1/25, 8137

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc

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Still factory sealed. Very highly detailed semi tractor kit with over 300 parts, full engine, interior and underside detail.

SMER Alfa Romeo Alfetta 1950, 1/24, S-952

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc++

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Still factory 'round tape' sealed. Hard-to-find older kit from ex-Merit molds.

ESCI BMP-1 Soviet or Finnish, 1/35, 5035

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed VG+

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Still factory sealed but the seal has split on the bottom. Nicely molded model with detailed bogie wheels, hull, anti-tank missile, rotating turret and more. Includes decals for both vehicles.

Airmodel Piasecki H-21, 1/72, 153

Vacuform Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed VG+

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Very basic kit only with molded fuselage, vertical stabilizers, clear canopy and plans. Never started and complete. A certain degree of modeling skill is required to build vacuform kits. They are not recommended for beginners.

Special Hobby Sikorsky R-4B, 1/48, SH48002

Multimedia Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed NM

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Still factory sealed. Features quality recessed panel line injection molded parts with resin and photoetched details.

Life-Like 75mm World War I Artillery Piece, 1/24, 09692

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed NM

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Still factory sealed. Nicely detailed large scale kit that is about 6 inches long assembled. From Palmer molds.

Life-Like Gatling Gun, 1/24, 09693

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed NM

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Still factory sealed. About 6 inches long when built. From ex-Palmer molds. The Gatling Gun was invented by Richard Jordan Gatling in about 1862. The first version fired .58 caliber bullets. Later improvements led to .30 caliber bullets being fired by a hand crank from a gravity fed magazine. Firing rate was 400 round per minute. The hand cranked gun stayed in production until 1911 and was first used during the US Civil War at the siege of Petersburg, Virginia.

Eidai Fuji FA-200 Aero Subaru, 1/72, 001-100

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good

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Very crisply molded. Features very fine recessed panel lines, complete cockpit and passenger interior and full color decals. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions.

Eidai Cessna 172 Skyhawk with Floats, 1/72, 002-100

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG++

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Very crisply molded. Features very fine recessed panel lines, complete cockpit and passenger interior and full color decals. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions.

Roden Mercedes D.III, 1/32, RO623

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc++

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Beautifully molded injection-molded plastic engine kit with photoetched brass details. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes instructions.

Zhengdefu Beiyang Fleet Cruiser Jingyuan - Motorized, 1/250, DF038

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+

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On of the ships in the famous late Qing Dynasty fleet from the late 1800s. The fleet was the strongest in Asia and the 8th strongest world-wide. The kit is motorized for operation in water and the motor and running hardware is included. The kit has never been started. Internal factory sealed bags including decals and instructions.

Bandai McLaren M6B CanAm Racer Motorized, 1/20, K-110-598

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good

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Hard-to-fine 1/20 scale kit. Features gear box and motor hidden inside detailed rear engine, opening rear hood, opening (tilting) forward body, rear suspension with u-joint drive to each rear wheel, steerable front wheels, interior detail and more. Includes electric motor and metal gear box with nylon gears and a full hardware packet. Molded in deep blue, clear, dark gray, chrome plate 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.

Airfix Grumman EA-6B Prowler - US Marines VMAQ-2 or Navy VAQ-131, 1/48, 9 08176

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+

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Large scale Prowler that features full cockpit, four crew with positionable arms, three piece canopy, a variety of underwing stores and decals for both aircraft. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions.

Eduard Focke-Wulf FW-190 A-8/R2 Royal Class With Actual Aircraft Part and Replica Knights Cross With Oak Leaves - (FW190A9R2), 1/48, R0004

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc+

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Still factory sealed. This kit is very famous because it includes an authenticated part of an actual recovered FW-190, as well as a superb replica of the Knights Cross With Oak Leaves. The actual kits include two complete FW-190s, each with two color PE detail parts, double set of paint masks, decals markings with an option for 9 different aircraft, color marking and paint guide, two sets of photoetched landing flaps, two other sets of PE and a color profile of the air battle of 11.9.1944.