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Very Old Knight Twister Blue Prints

vintagebob

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Several years ago I purchased a box of old airplane magazines and other
ephemera from the estate of a former Boeing aircraft mechanic. Only
recently did I get around to going through it and discovered a set of
plans dated 1939-1951 for a Knight-Twister 85 with personal letters from
Vernon Payne to the purchaser.



There are 15 pages total of which four are 40x40" The other eleven are
8.5x14" and have the name, Vest Pocket Pursuit Biplane #95 and dated
11/27/1945,



several other sheets are titled: KAY-TEE-50 Pursuit scale 1-1.0 11/27/45



There are ten pages of type written letters from Payne with updates and
information to a buyer in Seattle dated 1953 explaining that he no
longer made parts for the KT.



I cannot tell if all the plans are there and I believe the various model names used are all for the same plane.



One of the letters goes on in great detail on each of the blue prints
and even gives pricing. I believe this letter is from the late '40's or
very early 1950's since Payne was then out.



Plans are odor free and are not copies no holes and are in excellent condition.


 

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They are worth $100 to me if you are interested.
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Thanks for the offer and interest: I was contacted by several others who are very interested as well with an opening offer a bit more. I also posted this same message on another site as I found this forum afterwards. They are suggesting I go ahead and put it on Ebay as they think it' may have more world-wide exposure.I am happy to send pics of some of the blue prints.
 

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I have gone ahead and listed them on Ebay with a starting price of just $60.00. Do a search for Knight-Twister Blue Prints under airplane plans

 

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