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Wesco S-51 S-class Submarine 1922 - Fourth-Group S Class (S-48), 1/240

Wood Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good-

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Very rare. Thi sis a solid wood kit of this early USN submarine that was unfortunately rammed and sunk by the City Of Rome. The kit consists of a 3D machine cut to profile wood hull (requires sanding to round shape), printwood, wood stock, cardstock detail parts and even a corked, glass vial of paint and a metal tube of glue - both in the original small paper bag. Even sandpaper is included. The plans are complete but have long closed splits - they are in two parts. The plans include very nice text directions, very good top and side elevations, several detail drawings and hull cross sections for shaping. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes insignia (on the plans) and instructions.

Yamada Sen-Toku Type I-401 (I400 class) Submarine - Motorized Diving and Surfacing Operating Model (ex-Doyusha), 1/300, YSB1000-1

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc+

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Quality kit from ex-Doyusha molds. Very nice kit that is designed for water operation. Automatically dives and surfaces while underway. Includes Mabuchi RE-280 motor and all metal hardware required. Features detailed superstructure, AA guns and deck gun and Seiran aircraft with crane. Includes rigging diagram, decals and instructions. Molded in dark red (below the waterline parts), dark gray (above waterline parts) and wood tan (decking). Heavily illustrated instructions are in English and Japanese. The kit has never been started. All parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags.

Monogram USS New Jersey BB62 Battleship, 1/600, 3001

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed VG++

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Still factory sealed. Dated 1995 and is from the original 1976 molds. Monogram cut the molds for this model - it is NOT from Aurora molds. Features very clean parts, very good detail, one piece full hull with complete propeller and rudder detail, two observation float planes, elevating main gun, main turrets that move with the gun directors and more. Model is 16 inches long when assembled and includes a display stand.

Palmer 75mm World War I Artillery Piece Brass Plated, 1/24, 33-100

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed VG++

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Still factory sealed. Older but detailed kit that is scaled from US Army photos. Includes operating front shield sight and wheels. One tree is brass plated. About 7 inches long assembled. Palmer made a range of five field gun kits which included the Gatling Gun, Civil War Field Piece, Revolutionary War Cannon, Naval Cannon and 75mm World War I Artillery Piece. The original issues contained brass plated parts and chain or rope as necessary. The economy line was issued without brass plating or chain. Finally, there was a deluxe series that included extra parts such as limbers, carriers and caisson. Life-Like eventually purchased the molds and reissued the line in the mid to late 1970s, and Encore reissued some of them in 1993.

Lindberg Henschel HS-129B German Tank Destroyer, 1/72, 474-100

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed VG++

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Still factory sealed. 1972 issue with Tom Morgan boxart. 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 manufactures.

Lindberg Grumman TBF Avenger, 1/72, 480

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: NM

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One-piece box issue with Tom Morgan artwork is dated 1968, but it is the third issue and dates from the 1970s. Never started. Factory sealed bag or 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 manufactures.

Lindberg Arado Ar-234B Jet Bomber, 1/72, 439-50

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: NM

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Purchase new on October 4, 1966 at Topps in Cleveland, Ohio. First hardbox issue with Tom Morgan boxart. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Revell USS Nautilus SSN571 Nuclear Fleet, 1/305, H308

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+

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Likely from the mid to late 1960s from Revell of Germany With instructions in English and German. This model is from corrected molds that do not include the missile. Never started. Factory sealed bag with decals and instructions present.

Classic Metal Works GMC PD4103 Trailways Bus Denver HO Scale, 1/87, 32113

Metal Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG+

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Brand new, old hobby shop stock. Never used. Perhaps the best model of this bus. Fully factory assembled and painted except for the side view mirrors, which are still sealed in the factory bag. Although this is brand new, the plastic did come off the cardboard card. I have taped it back on.

Revell 1925 Schnellzuglokomotiven BR-01 and BR-02 Steam Locomotives with T32 and T30 Tenders, 1/87, 02158

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed Exc+

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From 2001. Includes both locomotives and tenders. Very nicely detailed and molded HO scale kits with 308 parts.

Monogram Dornier Do-17Z - 'White Box' Issue, 1/72, 5305

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed NM

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Still factory sealed. From 1978. Hard-to-find photo variation box top. Very nicely molded and detailed kit for that time.

Minicraft 14531 DC-4 American Airlines / 14459 DC-6B CAT Civil Air Transport / 14513 Lockheed Super G Constellation Northwest Airlines, 1/144

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG to Sealed NM

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Includes all three kits. The DC-4 and DC-6B are still factory sealed. The Super Connie has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions.

Airfix Sud Caravelle Air France - Skyking Issue, 1/144, 03177-8

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: VG++

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From the 1970s. Nicely molded kit of one of the most beautiful airliners ever built. Features clear cabin and cockpit windows, full landing gear and rear loading ramp stairs that open and close. NOTE: this kit has minor and very neat assembly. The wing halves and main gear doors have been assembled to 'professional' level quality. There is no other assembly and zero painting. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.

Lindberg Ryan Navion, 1/48, 507-69

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc+++

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1950s hardbox issue with Ray Gaedke artwork. The box is in exceptional condition with like-new color and gloss, four solid corners, no price tags and no fading. The only tape is the original factory sealing tape on the sides and bottom. The kit has never been started. Inventoried 100% complete including decals and instructions.

Monogram De Havilland Mosquito - N.F.II / Mk.IV / F.B.VI / II - White Box Issue, 1/48, 6849

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good

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1973 issue. Well detailed and molded and from the original Four Star molds. Includes all parts and decals required to build one of four variants: NF II Night Fighter, MK. IV Day Bomber, FB VI Fighter Bomber and Mosquito II Night Intruder. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

UPC North American P-51D Mustang - With Markings for Two USAAF 8th AF Aircraft (ex-Hawk), 1/50, 5069-100

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Sealed NM

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Still factory sealed. Purchased new on May 19, 1967 at Woolworths in Cleveland, Ohio. Mold origins unknown - possible Marusan molds. If so, then Marusan copied the Hawk kit as the part layout, panel lines and rivets are identical. Good kit with recessed and raised panel lines. Includes cockpit, rockets, drop tanks, optional position canopy and gear and decals for two different 8th Air Force aircraft. UPC stood for Universal Powermaster Corporation which was based out of New York City, NY. UPC did not cut their own molds, but bought kits already molded from other manufacturers and re-boxed the kits in the USA. Scott Eidson, the famous artist best known for his artwork with Revell, also did UPC box art in the 1960s. All UPC production ended in the 1970s.

Hawk Curtiss R3C-2 Racer - (R3C2), 1/48, 620-50

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Exc++++

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Hardbox is dated 1961 and has the early price extension. Artwork is in exceptional condition with fantastic color and gloss. Nice 1/48 kit of the sleek 1925 Schneider Trophy Winner. Never started. Factory sealed bag or inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions.

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

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good

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Testors-Hawk Canada issue. Softbox is dated 1961 but is actually much later than that. Nice 1/48 kit of the sleek 1925 Schneider Trophy Winner. Molded in white. Never started. Inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions. NOTE: decals are micro-cracking

Hawk Spad XIII WWI Fighter, 1/48, 617-60

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good+

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Soft box issue with Campbell artwork dated 1958, but this is a early 1960s release with the 60 cent price extension. A very nice kit for this time, with very colorful 'Hat In The Ring' decals for the box art aircraft. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions.

Revell Nationalist Chinese Frigate Tai Chao (USS Carter), 1/248, H456-200

Plastic Model Kit,   Box Condition: Good-

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Hard-to-find 1967 hardbox issue. Formerly the US Navy Destroyer Carter. In 1948 she was transferred to Taiwan. Never started. All parts and paperwork is still in the factory sealed bag. Box has wear as shown.