1/48 548-98 Lindberg Chance Vought F8U Crusader Thompson Trophy Winner (Duke Windsor)
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Fair+
Very rare kit. Models the Thompson Trophy Winner flown by Commander Duke Windsor. Feature movable controls, ejector seat, removable rear fuselage, detailed engine and retracting landing gear. Never started and inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions. Lindberg is a company with a fascinating history The original 'Lindberg Line' stretches back to the 1930s when Paul Lindberg drew plans for famous modeling magazines and marketed his balsa wood 'stick and tissue' by urging dealers to carry the '...Complete Lindberg Line'. After the war, Lindberg and Olsen had a strong hand in early United States injection molded kit development. Please see the article located on this website about early USA plastic kit manufacturers.
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