Shop our Airplanes Products Drone Products Sales
Thread Tools
Old Aug 20, 2012, 12:01 AM
Robert Pulse is offline
Find More Posts by Robert Pulse
Registered User
Robert Pulse's Avatar

#25


Lots of #25 is good!
I can think of lots of other things that I could buy for that kind of money though!
Bob
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Aug 20, 2012, 09:24 AM
Robert Pulse is offline
Find More Posts by Robert Pulse
Registered User
Robert Pulse's Avatar

Anyone need a new home or job?


http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/TUG-T...b2d8b30e#v4-40
Old Aug 20, 2012, 11:46 AM
craig_c is offline
Find More Posts by craig_c
Spreckels Lake, GGP, SF, CA
craig_c's Avatar
Oh, my my.... *sigh*
RCG Plus Member
Latest blog entry: Ah, To be young again...
Old Aug 20, 2012, 11:56 AM
Kmot is offline
Find More Posts by Kmot
Grumpa Tom
Kmot's Avatar
That tug is a beauty!!
Old Aug 20, 2012, 02:18 PM
RICH404 is offline
Find More Posts by RICH404
Registered User
That's a very nice example of a steam tug...

-Rich.
Old Aug 20, 2012, 02:24 PM
RICH404 is offline
Find More Posts by RICH404
Registered User
Quote:
Originally Posted by 420TEE View Post
Sold for $3500.
Well there you have it...a model toy boat sold to an elite collector..

-Rich.
Old Aug 21, 2012, 07:36 AM
der kapitan is offline
Find More Posts by der kapitan
"day ain't over yet-"
der kapitan's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by RICH404 View Post
Well there you have it...a model toy boat sold to an elite collector.. -Rich.
Or to some fool with more money than good sense---.
Old Aug 21, 2012, 07:58 PM
craig_c is offline
Find More Posts by craig_c
Spreckels Lake, GGP, SF, CA
craig_c's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by 420TEE View Post
Sold for $3500.
Well considering that the model looked fairly built, in pretty good shape for its age and it came with an assembled and (probably) broken-in Stuart D10 steam engine and both a twin tube burner and a 'roarer,' maybe not such a bad deal after all. She'll probably clean-up really nicely with some TLC and detailing.

A bit pricy yes, but not totally out of the ball-park.

Now whomever got it will just need to fabricate a boiler for her and do the plumbing and they'll have a nice steamer for a bit more than what we'd probably spend anyway from the box, but without about a third the time or less.
RCG Plus Member
Latest blog entry: Ah, To be young again...
Old Aug 27, 2012, 11:50 AM
King of Plane is online now
Find More Posts by King of Plane
Eat. Sleep. Fly!
King of Plane's Avatar
mostly complete CORVETTE fittings set, plus another set of fittings from another Sterling kit.

I can only make out a few items missing from the Corvette set with one being the froward strut which wont matter if building RC. Another item that is missing in one pic is included in the other pic.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...m=221111074874
Old Sep 02, 2012, 08:54 PM
Robert Pulse is offline
Find More Posts by Robert Pulse
Registered User
Robert Pulse's Avatar

Another Great offering


http://www.ebay.com/itm/Model-Paddle...item4abb6b86ef

Old Sep 03, 2012, 07:46 AM
craig_c is offline
Find More Posts by craig_c
Spreckels Lake, GGP, SF, CA
craig_c's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by ebay seller 513audiguy
"I pulled this engine and boiler off of a 6' long Model Paddlewheeler."
I hope that model was in pieces when he got it otherwise sacrilege!!
RCG Plus Member
Last edited by craig_c; Sep 03, 2012 at 09:17 PM.
Old Sep 03, 2012, 10:34 AM
Robert Pulse is offline
Find More Posts by Robert Pulse
Registered User
Robert Pulse's Avatar

paddle wheel


I hope un-salvageable
Old Sep 13, 2012, 07:00 PM
Tim B. is offline
Find More Posts by Tim B.
Registered User
Tim B.'s Avatar

Yow !


VINTAGE STERLING CHRIS*CRAFT 50' CATALINA BRIDGE CRUISER WOOD MODEL KIT MINTY!!

Went for:


$484.34

Man O Man ...
Last edited by Tim B.; Jul 22, 2016 at 01:41 PM.
Old Sep 13, 2012, 09:52 PM
MILLERTIME is offline
Find More Posts by MILLERTIME
Taking care of the pond.
MILLERTIME's Avatar
STERLING CHRIS CRAFT DELUXE BOAT

http://www.ebay.com/itm/LARGE-STERLI...t_11341wt_1397
Old Sep 13, 2012, 10:11 PM
MILLERTIME is offline
Find More Posts by MILLERTIME
Taking care of the pond.
MILLERTIME's Avatar
Century "Sea Maid 20' "

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...ht_1425wt_1397


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Alert ebay Alert Trakka Dock Talk 12 Jul 11, 2010 01:18 AM
Alert Ebay alert: Feedback bots arbilab Vendor Talk 6 May 03, 2010 04:15 AM
Discussion Buyer alert!! Do not buy from Ebay: SMART-R-C for SkyArtec heli's rhong Beginner Training Area (Heli-Electric) 4 Dec 08, 2009 09:23 AM
Alert Alert Alert Be Aware superd333 Electric Heli Talk 7 Aug 26, 2009 03:24 PM