Gold Duster to be Sold

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Posted by frank ( on December 02, 2005 at 21:37:02:

Before they pull the plug on this BB: We will be listing the Gold Duster for sale. THE Gold Duster of "Building the Gold Duster". #2 in the Starduster Aircraft Registry.

Kevin is buying an Eagle and we don't have room for 2 birds in his hangar.

The new welded cabanes are great - flies absolutely hands off. No more eyebolts! Fantastic acro trainer and ride thru Primary to Intermediate. Airshow smoke. Insured for $70.5k. Selling for $49.9K. $43k without the certificated MTV-12 prop.

Many weight savings mods - new 5" main gear, titanium tailwheel spring, GRT-EIS (electronic engine monitor), lightweight ELT.

815 airframe hours. 210+ HP counterbalanced certificated Lycoming IO-360-A1B6, 200 hours since new. Four into One exhaust. Christen inverted oil system. Complete engine, airframe, prop logs, no damage history. Professionaly maintained as if a certificated plane for the 5 + years we have owned.

Harmon Rocket wheel pants (gained 12 mph), All new flying wire attachments and bolts throughout. Too many other mods and improvements to list including complete solution to spring aluminum gear installation. Full disclosure of issues on the BB as they were encountered and solved.

Lots of pics at:

Location: PFN - Panama City, FL

Cheers, Frank

e-mail: frankgorham (at) comcast (dot) net.

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