Douglas DC-3 50th Anniversary Model (1935 - 1985) PERFECT
- Item Category: Transportation and Vehicles
- Date Posted: Sep 01, 2013
This is the Collector’s Edition of the Douglas DC-3 50th Anniversary Model (1935 - 1985). It is a 1/72nd scale model and was produced in a solid, heavy elastomer by Pacific Miniatures of Fullerton, California. It is PERFECT and STILL LIKE NEW!!! I purchased this one locally in 1986 or 1987 and as I recall, I paid $249. plus Tax at that time. FYI - I could NOT even locate another one of these limited production collector models. I am asking $225 Or Best Offer (OBO). Interested? Please call Don at 818-400-2848. A FEW DETAILS and HISTORY The Wingspan is 16” and the Length is 10 ¾ ”. Many remember this airplane as the “Gooney Bird” an the airplane that revolutionized the airline industry. More than 10,000 DC-3’s wee built from 1935 to 1946 and hundreds are still in use today! This is an EXACT REPLICA of te first DC-3 built in 1935 with Registration Number N30000. It was Hand-Painted with the EXACT Douglas Aircraft Company “Roll Out” Markings and then coated with a protective coating to ensure a long-life for the finely detail finish. This Presentation Quality Model was built by Pacific Miniatures. The Foremost Model Builder for the Airlines and Military since 1946. PLEASE NOTE - The Sale Price of this item is intended for LOCAL Pick-Up ONLY, HOWEVER, I will discuss the option of shipping if the buyer will absorb the costs of shipping, insurance and costs of my preparing and delivering the item to the shipping location.