Selling your kits? Originally designed as a gas powered model for free flight or control line, or can be converted to electric power and modern RC radio control gear. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions. The giant plan sheet has a few closed tears that have been neatly taped from the back.
Shown below are two examples of a Cleveland M kit box. The roundels on the box art is a mystery. This was the first twin-engine bomber in the WW2 series as can be seen on the Cleveland leaflet by clicking here. Build and Berkeley model airplane kit model aeroplanes. The title box and a line drawing from the Berkelwy Whitman plans are shown at right. The Republic F plan was modell in a issue of American Modeler and is shown below. Kits forever!
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Skip to content Do you Berkeley model airplane kit Berkeley kits? The dozens of Berkeley model airplane kit kits are hard to find and very expensive. Lewis P. Not finding what you're looking for? The box for this kit D is shown above. Contents and details from the plan are shown below. I sent you a direct email earlier today…not sure if you got it. Note the Testor's contest. VIII D. Condition see all. The photos below show the patterns and the complete kit; this particular kit has a balsa fuselage and the box is "Burkard" only with no mention of Consolidated on the box or plans or coincidentally, the MAN ad, yet only Consolidated manufactured the Redi-Carved fuselage featured in this kit.
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- Big scale model originally designed for gas powered free flight.
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Selling your kits? Originally designed as a gas powered model for free flight or control line, or can be converted to electric power and modern RC radio control gear. The kit has never been started. It has been inventoried complete with all parts and includes decals and instructions. The giant plan sheet has a few closed tears that have been neatly taped from the back. Berkeley is a very famous manufacturer of flying model kits from the Golden Age of flying aviation, about Founded in by William Effinger, the company was quite progressive in producing quality kits - it was likely the Berkeley 'Buccaneer' was the first gas powered model in kit form.
In the later s, Effinger acquired the services of a very talented Henry Struck. Struck went on to design numerous award-winning kits under the Berkeley name. Berkeley weathered the post WWII recession and emerged as a major kit producer in the late and s.
These were great years for Berkeley and they produced some incredible and large kits. The company went bankrupt in about however. Fox engines Duke Fox bought the company and released the kits alongside his own FOX models and engines.
This arrangement did not last, and in the early s the Berkeley name disappeared from hobby shop shelves. This item has been sold. Click here to return to the main page.
The box rates a strong "9", very nice for display. Does anyone have further information concerning any other airplane kits by this firm? Sold listings. The parts for this design are quite extensive. But…somewhere along the way my imagination took control and I ended up finishing the Super Cruiser as if it had become the answer to a fantasy I might have had as a thirteen year old modeler. My uncle did not know the guy either so the plans were gone. This kit has a special place in many a heart as Speedee-Bilts were very popular in the s.
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Wingspan 38in. Engine Glow. Designer D. Magazine Flying Models June Wingspan 60in. Engine Gas. Designer Gilbert Shurman. Wingspan 58in.
Engine Glow S. Wingspan 76in. Designer Doc Mathews. Magazine Flying Models December Length 48in. Beam 24in. Engine Glow 6. Designer Bob Aberle. Designer Hank Stumpf. Magazine Flying Models January Article and Spirit of St. Wingspan 93in. Designer Don McGovern. Wingspan 23in. Engine Electric. Designer Roy Clough. Wingspan 66in. Designer Brad Shapherd. Wingspan 92in. Engine Gas Quadra 42 Control 4 channels.
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