Vintage 1950's " Kmk " Battery Operated Wooden Submarine "rare" Wooden Boat, K+o


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Vintage 1950's " Kmk " Battery Operated Wooden Submarine "rare" Wooden Boat, K+o:
$677


UP FOR sale IS A " RARE " VINTAGE 1950'S "KMK" BATTERY OPERATED WOODEN SUBMARINE. IT MEASURES 27 INCHES IN LENGTH ,STILL RETAINS THE ORIGINAL Flag, ALL 4 ELEVATORS ARE STILL INTACT AND EXCEPT FOR A FEW VERY MINOR NICKS AND CHIPS THE PAINT IS COMPLETELY ORIGINAL. IT IS A TWIN SCREW AND IS POWERED BY A "TMY" ELECTRIC MOTOR.PART OF THE DECK LIFTS OFF TO GAIN ACCESS TO THE MOTOR AND BATTERY COMPARTMENT. IT USES 3 D SIZE BATTERIES. MOTOR RAN GREAT AND LIGHTS LIT FOR MANY YEARS ,BUT WHEN I RECENTLY INSTALLED BATTERIES I COULD NOT GET IT TO RUN. MAY NEED THE CONNECTIONS CLEANED. THERE IS ONE SECTION OF WIRE RAILING MISSING ON THE DECK ,BUT OVER ALL THIS IS AN AWESOME PIECE. IT IS A GREAT EXAMPLE OF EARLY TOY JAPANESE WOODEN BOAT BUILDING. THIS MODEL WAS PURCHASED IN JAPAN IN THE EARLY 50'S AND BROUGHT HOME TO THE UNITED STATES BY A U.S. SERVICEMAN.

Vintage 1950's " Kmk " Battery Operated Wooden Submarine "rare" Wooden Boat, K+o:
$677

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