BERKELEY AERONCA C-3 KING SIZE R/C KIT NEW IN THE BOX

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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 20,2009
  • Channel: Online Auction
YOU ARE BIDDING ON A SERIOUS COLLECTORS' ITEM-A NEW IN THE BOX BERKELEY AERONCA C-3---THIS IS THE KING SIZE 54 INCH WING SPAN VERSON,-(NOT THE 36 INCH ONE),-DESIGNED BY DON McGOVERN AND KITTED IN 1957-DESIGNED FOR RADIO CONTROL,FREEFLIGHT OR U-CONTROL--THIS KIT DESERVES TO BE IN A COLLECTION BUT IF YOU DARE TO BUILD IT-THIS"FLYING BATHTUB"CAN FLOWN WITH .074,.099.15 ENGINES OR YOUR FAVORITE ELECTRIC MOTOR--THIS KIT IS VERTUALLY UNTOUCHED INSIDE BY HUMAN HANDS--ALL THE PARTS ARE NESTED AS THEY WERE JUST BEEN PUT IN AT THE FACTORY(I KNOW BECAUSE I WORK T BEFORE THIS WAS KITTED)-IN THE I SEE LOTS OF BALSA, LANDING GEAR WIRE,HINGE TAPE AND I ASSUME T SHOULD BE OTHER HARDWARE TUCKED AWAY IN T SOMEW-THE DECALS ARE VERY NICE AND T IS A FOLDED SHEET OF SILKSPAN--I ONLY REMOVED ,(AND LEFT UNOPENED),THE PRISTINE PLANS FOR THE PHOTOS-THEY HAVE NEVER BEEN OPEN THAT I KNOW OF--I'M SURE THAT THIS MUST BE COMPLETE--IT HAS BEEN ON MY WORKSHOP SHELF FOR ABOUT 40 YEARS--THE BOX HAS VERY BRIGHT COLOR WITH SHELF SCUFFED CORNERS AND A FEW SCRAPES-$5.95 WRITTEN ON END FLAPS-SOME GOOD REPAIR IN THE INSIDE CORNERS --I RATE IT AN 8--THIS KIT IS FOR SERIOUS BIDDERS -IF YOU EXPECT TO GET IT FOR 20 BUCKS, DON'T BOTHER BIDDING--I REALLY WANTED TO BUILD AND FLY THIS SOME DAY-I DON'T REALLY CARE IF I SELL IT BUT IT'S TIME FOR A NEW HOME IF I GET MY PRICE--SOLD AS IS--BE SURE TO ADD $10.00 FOR POSTAGE,INSURANCE AND DELIVERY CONFORMATION-TO THE LOWER 48 STATES--ANY QUESTIONS?WRITE--THANKS FOR LOOKING AND BIDDING--

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