1929 Sikorsky S-38 / XPS-3 Flying Boat Aircraft Airplane Wind Tunnel Model 1/12




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1929 Sikorsky S-38 / XPS-3 Flying Boat Aircraft Airplane Wind Tunnel Model 1/12:
$3850.0


Model: Original 1929 (1/12 Scale) Rare Sikorsky S-38 / XPS-3 Flying Boat Tunnel Model Manufacture: Sikorsky Model Shop Description: The Sikorsky XPS-3 was a proposed variant of the highly successful S-38 flying boat, that was proposed NAVY Patrol Scout that was was wind tunnel tested, but never built. The Sikorsky S-38 was an American twin-engine ten-seat seaplane amphibious aircraft. It was Sikorsky's first widely produced amphibious flying boat, serving successfully for Pan American Airways and the United States military. Manufacturer: Sikorsky Aircraft Designer: Igor Sikorsky First flight: 25 May 1928 Number built: 101 Primary users: Pan American Airways; United States Army; New York, Rio, and Buenos Aires Line; Hawaiian Airlines Composition: One piece wood wind tunnel model, with metal tail booms and metal struts. Dimensions: Fuselage is 19.0 inches long with a wingspan of 36 inches. Condition: Model is 92 years old, it's all original and is in used condition. Model is missing the 2 vertical fins, trailing edges of wings and horizontal stabilizer have wood deterioration, chipping and wood loss. Please review all photos and feel free to ask questions prior to offerding.. Price:$3,800. I will consider all reasonable offers. Model is sold as is, no returns. Shipping will be via FedEx ground. $200.00 to lower 48 Continental USA only. Location: Los Angeles, CA USA

1929 Sikorsky S-38 / XPS-3 Flying Boat Aircraft Airplane Wind Tunnel Model 1/12:
$3850.0

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