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Firebolt Project for Sale

CKeller

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FIREBOLT PROJECT • $7,300 • FOR SALE •


Fuselage primed and complete, sliding canopy mounted, brake cylinders, landing gear, and fuel tank installed. Wing ribs routed, spars profiled, ready for assembly. Includes drag/anti-drag wires, fabricated steel fittings, aluminum leading edges, wing bows, fiberglass wingcaps, IO-540 engine mount, nosebowl, and firewall. Leather seat covers, throttle quadrants, brake calipers, and cans of bright yellow imron paint included.Comes witha complete set of plans, all issues of Skybolt News, and a hard copy of the World Famous Biplane Forum Skybolt Builder's Manual.


This aircraft is ready to be completed and flown. The Firebolt is a Skybolt on steroids, with more cockpit space, Marquart gear, and a removable canopy if you prefer the open cockpit experience. I have come to realize that I do not have the time to build, and I am seeking a flying Skybolt to purchase. I am looking for a serious builder who can do this plane justice and finish it off.


Hangared at Gillespie Field (KSEE), San Diego CA. Contact me through PM for additional photos and information.


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