Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc
Very limited edition exact replica of the historic Frog Penguin kit. Nicely molded. Also includes photocopies of the original Penguin instructions. The kit has never been started and is complete with all parts and paperwork. In the late 1930s, before WWII, Frog created the world's first line of injection molded plastic model kits. Since Frog stood for 'Flies Right Off the Ground' and Frog had a famous line of flying models, the world's first all injection molded kits were called Frog Penguin for the bird that does not fly. The Penguin Hart was among the early pre-war releases by Frog.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: VG+
Motorized with included Mabuchi Mini-Baby motor. Nicely molded older kit. Features all fine recessed panel lines, parts for three variants, cockpit detail and pilot figure. Includes a very large decal sheet for at least the four aircraft listed - perhaps more. There is a full color painting guide on the bottom of the box for these four aircraft, and an additional painting guide for other aircraft in the instructions. The model has never been started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, motor, decals and instructions present.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: VG+++
Very rare first issue. Of the Brooklyn series, this is usually considered the hardest kit to find. Inside, the kit is 100% correct with no rivet detail, no bombs and no landing gear. The color is the unique first run non-metallic medium red with clear canopy and stand. The stand is the correct square one marked 'Brooklyn.' The instructions are correct Brooklyn also, and the decals are the proper early 'Tatem Company' issue with the swastika. The box grades 'very good+++' It has four solid corners, no missing litho or litho tears, no repairs, no price tags or tape (other than the factory sealing tape). There is general light shelf and edge wear. This kit has never been started. It has been inventoried 100% complete with all parts, 'very good++' decals and 'excellent' instructions. This kit must be shipped insured.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Sealed VG++
Still factory sealed but the seal has a split. 1988 reissue of this great kit from the early 1960s. Loaded with unique features. Model can be built as a large scale non-visible or visible model with full interior. Features one clear fuselage 1/2 and one clear engine cowl, complete passenger compartment and cockpit, mens/womens bathrooms, passengers, pilots and hostess, retracting landing gear, movable wing flaps, moving control surfaces, jet engine, boarding ramp and display stand.
Resin Model Kit, Box Condition: Sealed
Beautifully cast resin nose and spinner for your P-40 conversion. Includes illustrated instructions. Never used and still in the original factory sealed bag.
Metal and Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Sealed Exc++
Still factory sealed. The Monogram 'Ultimates' are widely considered to be the standard of quality, detail and accuracy for this scale. Features a detailed engine, firewall, radiator, shroud and more, complete interior, suspension, exhaust, numerous photoetched parts including grills, exhaust covers, fan, all dash and console inserts and much, much more Molded in bright red, chrome, rubber and with an excellent sheet of nickel PE parts.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Sealed Mint
Still factory sealed. Features 392 V-8 engine, TorqueFlite Transmission, whitewall tires, detailed engine compartment, opening hood, deluxe wheel covers, detailed underside and complete interior. Molded in color, clear, chrome and with rubber tires.
Multimedia Model Kit, Box Condition: VG++
Very rare. Full-hull model features injection molded main parts, numerous high quality resin and photoetched details, three types of aircraft, full quad-propellers and dual rudders, complete AA gun battery, complete brass photoetched railings, girders and inner bracing where visible at the stern and bow, ships boats, detailed island, rigging instructions and three types of very highly detailed aircraft. The kit has never been started. All resin and PE parts are still factory sealed. The injection molded parts have been inventoried complete. Includes full decals, paint guide and excellent, highly illustrated instructions.
Vacuform Model Kit, Box Condition: Bagged
SPECIAL ORDER vacuform kit. Not shipped from stock. Kit is molded upon receipt of payment. Time from receipt to shipping your kit is usually 8 to 10 weeks. Kit includes resin and/or metal details -clear canopy and full size plans/instructions. Details included will vary from kit to kit but may contain landing struts - wheels - props - engines (not jets) - some cockpit parts - seats - etc. Other parts will need to be scratch built or from your spares box. Decals not furnished. Vacuform kits are only recommended for modelers who are experienced with this type of model. Special skills and scratch building experience are required. If you are curious, I highly recommend that you read the article 'How To Build Vacuform Model Kits' which is located on this website.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Bagged
Rare North American factory give away model with the famous weighted "Globe" base. Base and aircraft have no damage and are in excellent condition. The aircraft has the original decals in fair condition. There are no cracks and the plastic has an excellent shine as new. The entire display measures 8 inches in length.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc++
First issue of this kit. Dated 1967. Typical quality Monogram kit. Features clear canopy, two man crew, machine guns, bombs and full decals. Can be built with landing gear up or down and comes with display stand. Never started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.
Wood Model Kit, Box Condition: Good-
From the early 1950s. Comet advertises that the Struct-O-Speed series 'Puts Itself Together...That Quick!' on the box top. These kits were very highly prefabricated for their time, and in comparison to the regular stick and tissue models, the claim is not unfounded. Features three sheets of die-cut balsa wood main parts, 13 inch wingspan, finished wooden wheels, rubber motor, plastic prop and bushing (although the instructions show a balsa prop),paper insignia and full plans/instructions. Never started. Inventoried complete with all parts and excellent plans. Die-cut wooden parts have not been punched out and are intact in the sheets.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Sealed Exc++
Still factory sealed and from the 1950s. Has minimal wear - rare in this condition. Difficult-to-find cellovision issue of the Civil Tu-16 Badger with great Ray Gaedke box art. Has trading card on the back and the clear window is in perfect condition. Small scale kit measures about 8 or 9 inches long.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc++
1966 hardbox issue with Tom Morgan boxart. Never started. Factory sealed bag or inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc+++
Very rare kit for the advanced collector. First Lindberg issue in a one piece box. Dates from the early 1950s. Molded in unique gloss light green and includes the early unique 'Circle' two piece stand.. The box is in excellent condition and carries the circular Lindberg first logo. The instructions are on the back and Lindberg did not issue the kit with decals. The kit has never been started and is complete.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc
Rare 1954 original issue. Box color and gloss are as new with four solid corners and no price tags. Flaws include very light edge and corner wear, light scuffing and a tiny tape pull (1/4 by 1/4 inch) on one long side from the factory tape. Molded in dark wood brown. Like all Miniature Masterpieces kits, this one is very finely engraved and molded with excellent detail. The model includes detailed instructions, a rarity in the early 1950s. The kit has never been started. Inside it is like new with all parts still sealed in the factory 'krinkle' bag. 'Miniature Masterpieces' was formed through an alliance of Lou Glasser (Revell) and Steve Adams (Adams Action Models) in 1953. Although having the appearance of an independent company, the firm was run by Revell down to the prototypes being made at the Revell plant. However, there was no evidence of the parent company on the surface. The State Coach of England was the first kit, issued in 1953. More kits of excellent quality followed. Revell completely took over the line in 1954, making the one-year original issues very rare.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: VG+
Very Rare. 1956 first and only issue. Contains the following kits - M-4 Sherman, 155mm gun and high speed tractor, jeep and trailer. The Sherman features movable track and suspensions, opening hatches, elevating gun and rotating turret. Includes tank commander soldiers 'Set For Action'. The 155mm gun and tractor has many working features - the M-4 tractor has movable tracks and working bogies, rotating and elevating machine gun, driver and interior details. The gun can be stowed for transport with the tractor and all extra gear to do this correctly is supplied. The Long Tom features and elevating barrel, moving limbers and detailed mechanism. The jeep features rotating wheels, radio, jerry cans, detailed chassis and suspension, tilting windshield, driver/soldier and general figure, detachable trailer with rotating wheels, generator, cable reel, packs, tool box and more. Includes unopened large tube of Revell 'S' cement and the paint brush marked 'Revell' but no paint is present. NOTE: The Sherman and Long Tom 155mm have not been started. They have been inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions. Instructions have general wear and the Sherman instructions have split folds that have been neatly taped. The High Speed Tractor has never been started. It has been inventoried with all parts and instructions but is missing the decals. The Jeep and Trailer have been built but not painted. Quality of assembly is above average but there are some small areas of visible glue. The jeep is missing one bedroll (an accessory) and decals. Instructions are present. The G.I. Figures is missing (1) guard and base and mortar. Four men are glued to their bases; four more were glued but fell off due to old glue. All other figures are included in addition to the GI instructions.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Sealed NM
Still factory sealed. Older but very nicely molded with all fine recessed panel lines, cockpit and gear well detail and two piece optional position canopy. Includes a decal sheet for at least two aircraft.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc+
Superb kit. Features new tooling for the upper hull, superstructure and conning tower and many photoetched details for an accurate 1942 model. Can be built full hull or waterline and the pressure hull is included. Diving planes can be built in extended or retracted position. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions. There are a variety of decals to make almost any '42 Gato that you please.
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Sealed Exc+
Still factory staple sealed. Very early and rare first issue kit with the first Airfix logo. Small scale, waterline model that includes sails, clear printed ratlines and a water display stand. Measures just over 4.5 inches in length when built.