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For Sale Price: USD $59,000

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Description

N80851 is a stunning one-of-a-kind Swift that has just completed an extensive restoration.

In addition to installing a new 210-hp Continental engine and modern "glass panel" avionics, the entire airframe was carefully inspected to address every spot of corrosion, bent piece of metal, and loose rivet.

The retractable landing gear and hydraulic systems were rebuilt, electric trim added, and fuel capacity was expanded with an extended range fuel tank (now 37 gallons, or about 3.8 hours before VFR reserves). We repaired the control yokes, ran new cables, wiring and tubing, and refurbished the interior and exterior in period-appropriate colors and materials.

This is a must-see airplane for anyone with a soft spot for the iconic Swift, and chance to own a very special turn-key vintage aircraft! Many more details about the restoration are available upon request.
Airframe
1946 Globe GC-1B Swift, s/n 254
2084 hours TTSN, Tach 1354
0 hours since extensive restoration completed in 2016
Engine(s)
Continental IO-360, 210hp
2 hours SMOH by Premier Aircraft Engines
Prop Specs
Hartzell 2-blade aluminum prop, constant speed
Modifications/Conversions
Extended range fuel tanks (11 gallons aux, 37 gallons total)
12v auxiliary power outlet
Bose LEMO powered headset jacks
Electric trim with digital trim position indicator
4-point harnesses for pilot & co-pilot
Avionics/Radios
Aspen Evolution 1000 PFD
Electronics International MVP-50 Engine Analyzer
Garmin GPSMAP 496 (wired for power & external GPS antenna)
Garmin GMA-340 Audio Panel
Garmin SL-40 Com
Garmin GTX-327 Mode C Transponder
Exterior
New Creme base paint with Teal & Gold accents
Interior
New Tan leather & tweed seat coverings & sidewall panels
New Tan carpeting in cockpit
New Black carpeting on turtledeck
Under-seat and door pocket chart storage, and baggage area
Inspection Status
Annual Inspection Due December 31, 2016

**All specifications subject to verification by purchaser
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