1948 Luscombe 1948 Luscombe Silvaire 8 F . , all AD s complied with. New Battery , New Exhaust.
1948 Luscombe Silvaire 8-F . , all AD"s complied with. New Battery , New Exhaust, micro-air radios , vertical card compass , Garmin GPS with panel mount. Recent top on 400 hour major due to cylinder recall. C-90 engine. Brought to 0200 specs with spin on oil filter,lightweight starters new mags, short plugs. N1505B
Performs great. STC for mogas although its never been in it. Full electrical system , icom , strobes.
Harnesses , original wheel pants , Scott tailwheel. Always hangered.
Draws attention wherever it goes.
Numerous past award winner including Best high wing classic Simsbury Fly In
Family owned for over 38 years !
Fresh annual just completed
TTAC. 1834. Times will change plane flown
Dual 760 comms/ Becker and micro air
Mode c/America king encoder
Whelan strobes and nabs
BAS shoulder harnesses
35 amp gen system
Weight and balance 2005 with upgrades
B&C light weight starter
Slick ignition with REM37BY plugs (short plugs)
PAI-700. Vertical Card Compass
Freshly overhauled and balanced prop
All logs/all ads up to date
If you need owner financing , expect a warranty on a 70 plus year old aircraft , lessons or your wifes / husbands approval this is NOT the airplane for you . If you want a "NEW" perfect aircraft this is also not for you . Those are available north of $150,000.00 .
Having said that : This is one of the nicest , best luscombes available for sale . I have had the pleasure of flying this aircraft several times.
Flys GREAT ! hands off , if you are serious about buying one of the best flying Luscombes out there then your search is over
The owner says SELL ! The price makes this the most affordable 8-F for sale in the United States !
Aircraft is listed locally and we reserve the right to end the auction early so DONT MISS OUT and Bid to OWN !
A bid is not an offer to inspect it is an offer to purchase . Should you wish to inspect the aircraft please contact me and make arrangements do so prior to bidding .
I am listing this for the owner
If you would like to speak with him please message me your number and I will forward it to him .
Aircraft currently hangared at 7B6 Skylark Airport , East Windsor CT
Aircraft will be sold as is / where is with no warranties expressed or implied
International Buyers are welcome . All funds must clear sellers bank prior to aircraft being released
Located in East Windsor, Connecticut, United States. Current date: 2019-05-23