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1946 Piper J3C-65 Cub TWO TIME AWARD WINNER

j3cub

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Found this on eBay today...


http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/1946...5487534QQsspagenameZRSSQ3aBQ3aSRCHQ3aUSQ3a101

Up for auction is a TWO TIME AWARD WINNER.
"Prettiest Cub" Lompoc, CA 1996
"Outstanding J3" Sentimental Journey Lock Haven, PA 2005
NC71042
Serial # 18065
Restoration completed in 1995
During Restoration;
-All metal parts bead blasted, inspected, epoxy primed.
-Covered in Ceconite, finished with Randolph products, Butyrate Dope on fabric Ranthane on metal.
-All instruments rebuilt by Keystone Instruments.
-All cowlings and eyebrows installed new.
-All new glass.
-All hardware in aircraft installed new.
-New seat slings and cushions.
-New wood wing spars.
-New wood wingtip bows.
-New Dakota Cub wing ribs.
-12 gallon Air Energy wing tank in left wing.
-Univair sealed struts with large forks.
-All new control cables.
-New engine mount and bushings.......
---Engine----
Continental A65-8
979.3 hrs SMOH
123.4 hrs STOH with Millennium cylinder kit, including cylinders w/valves, pistons, rings, piston pins, intake elbows.
-Rocker Arms inspected and re-bushed by Aircraft Specialties at time of TOH
-Overhauled exhaust stacks by Dawley Aviation at time of TOH
-New Bendix Mags at time of TOH
-New ignition harness at time of TOH
-New pushrods at time of TOH
-Stromberg Carb overhauled by Aircraft Systems, Rockford, ILL in 2004
-Reiff Turbo XP hotband and oil sump heater
-Winter kit............
-New univair fuel valve.
-New bungee covers.
-New 8.00X4 tires, tubes, and complete brake system in 1999, previously had Clevelands.
-New skullcap spinner.
-New Lang tailwheel.
-Sensenich wood climb prop 120 hrs since NEW.
-November 2007 annual. Compressions...78/80, 78/80, 78/80, 78/80.
-Engine logs start in 1969. Not original engine.
-Airframe logs back to 1963, states previous log books were lost.
-Airframe total time 4351.8
-All times subject to change because I fly it!
-Radio, tray, GPS, headset, intercom not included.

-Aircraft hangared at C47, Portage. I reserve the right to cancel auction at any time because aircraft is also advertised locally. If you have any other questions or wish to view aircraft, my cell is 608-697-0461, leave message and I will get back to you ASAP. With payment made in full, Cub can be left in hangar at no charge until first part of May. Details can be worked out with winning bidder after auction.

HAPPY BIDDING!!


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57SCub

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Will buy it!
That looks like a real nice plane for our leader.
John ;D
 

j3cub

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John, My Comptroller (Wife) says not yet. It's not on our Dave Ramsey plan. For now we need to "Live like no one else, so I can Fly like no one else"

Will
 
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