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Ideal Aeroplane & Supply USS Hull Destroyer

Wood Model Kit,   Box Condition: Fair

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Rare. Dated 1938. Features a superb composite wood, fully formed hull that is ready for painting. The hull is in factory-new condition with no breaks or chips and is perfectly straight. Includes two sheets of high-quality printwood, various wood stock as required and excellent plans with full building instructions, assembly drawings, numerous detail drawings, finished elevations and even detailed rigging information. Never started and complete. The box is missing all four inner flaps and one end flap. The end flap that is present is not connected but included.

Renwal USS Sarasota Attack Transport PA-24, 1/500, S605-149

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

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Very rare. Dates from the late 1950s or early 1960s. This is a full hull kit, that is very nicely molded and finely detailed for that time. NOTE: this kit has minor, neat assembly. The hull halves, prop and rudder & center deck have been assembled and the bow gun platform has been partially assembled (5 parts glued together). Quality of assembly is 'excellent+' to 'professional.' There is no other assembly and zero painting. I dry fitted the decks to the hull and they fit perfectly. The model kit has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

KP Mig-21 MF - Czech or Hungarian Air Force (Mig21MF), 1/72

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+

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Very nicely molded with very fine raised panel lines and good detail throughout. Has markings for both versions including Hungarian "One-Star" national markings. has a variety of underwing stores. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions.

Monogram 1930 Ford Model A Phaeton 4 Way Customizing Kit, 1/24, PC64-198

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+

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Monogram clearly made some of the finest 1/24 kit for fit, finish and detail. This one is no exception. This model is the original 'Four Star' issue from 1961 in a 'very good+' hardbox. It can be built as a stock, dragster, street (from the box top) or the 'Jalopy' (as shown on the side of the box). The kit has over 150 precision parts molded in chrome, black, tan, clear and with real rubber wheels. Features rolling chassis build up like the real car, full underside and interior detail, wire wheels, Ford engine, Chevy V8 engine with carbs or blower, custom exhaust, roll bars, optional top, a large decal sheet and much more. Never started. Inventoried with all parts and instructions present. NOTE: all decal transfers are fine, but the backing sheet (between the transfers) has some very light bug damage along the right side only.

Valom Bell YFM-1B Airacuda, 1/72, 72036

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc+

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Nicely molded and detailed injection molded kit with all fine recessed panel lines, photoetched and cast resin details, a superb cockpit, painting guide and full decals. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions.

Aurora MG TD Sports Car, 1/32, 511-49

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc

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From 1958. Hard-to-find second issue with classic artwork. From ex-Advanced molds. Kit features good outline, very good interior with seats, dash board, steering wheel and column and floor with carpet texture, convertible top cover, gas tank and filler cap, front and rear bumpers and real rubber tires. Molded in a bright gloss red. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes instructions.

Revell Douglas DC-9 Delta - With Additional KLM Decals, 1/120, H247-100

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc

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1966 hardbox issue of the original 'short' DC-9 with very colorful Delta Airlines decals as well as Revell KLM DC-9 markings. The kit has never been started. Internal factory sealed bag including decals and instructions.

Hudson Miniatures 1911 Maxwell Lil Old Timers - Quickie Kit, 1/32

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+

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Rare. Never started and all parts are still in the factory sealed bag; includes instructions. These kits have a very interesting history. When the Gowland/Revell 'Highway Pioneers' burst upon the hobby scene in 1951, they started a hobby revolution. Plastic model kits were not new in 1951, but successful mass marketing of plastic kits was new. The sensation swept the country, and Gowland & Revell could not make the kits fast enough. The fact that the public was buying these models shocked the successful hobby establishment. One such manufacture was Hudson Miniatures. In the 1940s, Hudson had established a name in making 1/16 scale 'Old Timer' models of automobiles. These were excellent kits with wood and metal parts, but a high degree of skill was required to carve and finish the wood parts. In the late 1940s, they added some injection molded plastic parts (usually acetate wheels) to the series but did not consider a completely plastic kit. When Hudson saw what was happening with the Highway Pioneers, he began to design his own 1/32 scale line called 'Lil Old Timers', which hit the stores in 1954. An early paper fold-out catalog shows 18 models including some real gems like the 1910 International Harvester Passenger Car, 1911 Brush Delivery Truck and 1906 Columbia Electric Car just to name a few. The line was bought by Revell a short time after it's release, and Revell did reissue some (but not all) of the kits. As you would expect from Hudson, this is a nice kit with excellent moldings and detail for the time.

Hasegawa Grumman TBF / TBM1-C Avenger - VC-17 or VC-19 (TBM TBM1C), 1/72, AP33

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed VG++

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Still factory sealed. Dated 1995. Very highly detailed from new molds and perhaps the finest 1/72 Avenger kit ever issued. Features all fine recessed panel lines, decals for both aircraft, cockpit detail, detailed gear wells, open or closed bomb bay with interior detail and torpedo loadout.

Hasegawa Kawasaki Ki-100 -I Koh (Tony) Fastback - (Ki100I), 1/48, JT44

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc

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Still factory sealed. Dated 1996. Widely considered the finest Tony in this scale. Very well molded and detailed with all fine recessed panel lines, very good cockpit detail and excellent decals and paint guide.

Hasegawa Mitsubishi A6M3 Zero Fighter Type 32, 1/48, JT18

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed NM

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Still factory sealed. Very highly detailed kit. Superbly molded with all very fine recessed panel lines. Features very highly detailed cockpit and landing gear wells, drop tank, optional position canopy and a very nice decal sheet.

Monogram US Air Force Refueling Group B-47 And KC-135, 1/240, P409-49

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+

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Very rare, one and only issued dated 1960. When Monogram invested in the tooling for the 18 aircraft "Air Power" set, the sales did not meet expectations. In order to increase revenue from the molds, Monogram issued three separate kits- the "Refueling Group," "Bomber Group" and "Fighter Group" in the "Forty Niner" series with the Tu-16 Badger, F-101 and P-40. These kits used airplanes from the Air Power set with special unique blue-molded stands and unique decal and instructions. The two aircraft are well molded with recessed panel line detail. Decals and instructions are both in 'excellent++' condition. Never started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions present.

Advanced Molding Corp Cunningham Chamption Sports Car - (pre-Aurora), 1/32, 20

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: NM

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Very rare and for the advanced collector of early plastic models. Even rarer in this condition; this is from old store stock that was recently discovered and has never been in public hands. Advanced Molding issued 7 pioneering plastic car kits in 1954. But in 1955, Aurora purchased the molds then released them (the first in '55) under the Aurora name and artwork. They became famous under the Aurora name but virtually unknown under the original Advanced label because they were issued for a year or less. Advanced cleverly advertised all 7 kits on each box - the box top shows the kit inside, and the long side panels show 3 on each side. The 7 were the Cunningham, MG, Jaguar, Alfa Romeo, Ferrari Sportster, Corvette and Ferrari 342 America. This kit is the Cunningham, and is molded in white and is still sealed in the original factory krinkle clear plastic bag. I have not removed it from the box; it is exactly as it was shipped from the factory. With instructions in mint condition. The box is in extraordinary 'near mint' condition as well, with very light surface wear (as shown) as the only flaws. Advanced was located at 54 West 21st Street, New York 10, NY. After selling the cars, Advanced remained in the plastic model business with the Trailblazers HO kits from 1955 centered around the famous "General." It was issued as a locomotive and tender, or just the cars as set (passenger, mail combine, baggage, box car, flat car and caboose), or the cars each separately and the rare freight set which included the locomotive and tender, box car, flat car and caboose.

Glencoe RM-1 Disney 'Man in Space' Spaceship / Retriever Rocket (Ex-Strombecker), 1/72, 05002

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+

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Reissue of the classic 1950s Strombecker kit of the Disney "Man in Space" series. The kit has never been started. Inventoried 100% complete including decals and instructions.

Revell Messerschmitt Bf-109G Gustav, 1/32, H279-200

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG

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1969 release in big 1/32 scale and the Cessna 'Win an Airplane' contest on the box top. Has plenty of action features- fully detailed engine, removable panels, full cockpit, moving control surfaces, rotating wheels and props and retracting/extending landing gear. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Monogram Douglas A-4 Aggressor Skyhawk (Top Gun) - A-4E or A-4F Variants, 1/48, 5411

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good-

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Navy Top Gun Aggressor issue dated 1979. Features optional parts to build the E or F variants, detailed cockpit, optional position canopy, dive brakes, wing flaps and leading edge slats and full underwing stores include drop tanks, bombs and missiles. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Monogram Mig-29 Fulcrum, 1/48, 5825

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc++

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Still has factory seal. Well molded and detailed kit in the Monogram tradition. Features detailed cockpit and engine air inlets, pilot, optional position canopy, detailed gear wells, long range drop tanks and two types of air-to-air missiles.

Tamiya McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantom II Early Production, 1/32, 60310-12000

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc++

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Still in the factory seal. Incredibly well detailed and the finest 1/32 scale F-4 kit available.

Airfix Heinkel He-177 Greif with HS293 Guided Missiles, 1/72, 9 05009

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG++

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1981 issue from the original molds. Well detailed for that time featuring opening bomb bay doors with full bomb load, rotating wheels and props and optional Hs 293 Guided Missiles. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions.

MPC H.M.S. Repulse Battlecruiser, 1/600, 1-5253

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good

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From Airfix molds. Nicely detailed full hull kit. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes instructions.