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Balsa USA 1/3 Scale Nieuport 17 Award Winner


Balsa USA 1/3 Scale Nieuport 17 Award Winner

Airplanes - Biplanes, Balsa USA, 1/3 Nieuport 17

03-25-2020, 02:45 PM | Replies: 4 | Views: 285
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  • Location Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
  • Condition Used
  • Manufacturer Balsa USA
  • Model 1/3 Nieuport 17

Balsa USA 1/3 Scale Nieuport 17 modeled after the only living Belgium Nieuport 23!

The real Belgium Nieuport 23 is in the Brussels Air Museum, I've been there.

Multi award winning unique WWI plane enjoyable for events and shows!
A popular plane that gets lots of attention with many Scale details!
Great aerobatic flyer with super ground handling and does fun slow touch-n-goes.

Squared-away and ready to fly! Runs great and every time easy starting.

Low time ZDZ80RV engine with Walbro WJ71 carb.
DX18 Program with DSMX AR8000 receiver.
New Tech-Aero Optical Ignition Kill with Red LED in cowl.
New Fuel system.
New Duralite Flight Systems XS Power 3400 Life battery.
XOAR WWI Scimitar 28x8 stained prop.
MPI HD Charge Switch 6272 w/LED volt indicator set for Life battery.
Custom fitted protective wing bags.

Documentation Binder, Balsa USA plans, spare low time ZDZ80RV with new ignition unit and new muffler, new stained-cleared-balanced prop, ZDZ plug tool, Carb needle tool, charge cable, new set of wire and hardware for rigging, along with many pro photos!

Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304
Buyer to arrange pickup for crating and shipping at their expense!
I'm willing to deliver locally to a crate builder I know and trust.
Will meet a reasonable distance for delivery with full payment or prepaid non-refundable PayPal Friends & Family deposit.

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Old 03-25-2020, 09:31 PM
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Hi, do the wings have rib stitching in the fabric. Sorry can't tell from the photos.

Old 03-26-2020, 05:38 AM
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Default Rib Stitching


The wings are covered with Solartex and have the glued/iron on simulated rib stitching strips. You can zoom in on the photo.
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Great! Thanks!
Old 03-26-2020, 08:58 AM
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I have seen this Nieuport 17 masterpiece in person and its an amazing plane nothing was missed on this plane.
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