• For Sale
  • 1973
  • N52FS
  • 426-73
  • Buffalo, MN USA

120000 $120,000 USD

Investment Aircraft USA

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    • For Sale
    • 1973
    • N52FS
    • 426-73
    • Buffalo, MN USA

    Investment Aircraft USA

    Paul Jackson

    General Specs (cont.)


    480 SMOH


    Additional Classifications

    Detailed Description

    Why pay a premium for a late model Explorer/Scout? This updated 7GCBC has 160 HP and all of the updates of an Explorer/Scout.  Pristine condition that shows and flies like a late model American Champion. Updates include metal spar wing, Scout metal gear and tail spring. ACA cowls, windshield, panel and late model factory instrumentation. Aircraft has clean records and excellent maintenance and has been stored in heated hangar.  Comes with both a borer and cruise prop and 850's and standard 600 wheel gear.  Panel is updated with Garmin comm and transponder with EI engine monitor and fuel totalizer.   3350 Total Time with no major damage and 480 SMOH on Aero Recip Alaska STC O-320 A2B with 160 HP.  Logs from new.  Paint 9/10 Interior 9/10.

    Avionics / Equipment

    Updated ACA late model dash with instrument backlighting
    Updated ACA engine instrument gauges
    Garmin - SL40 Comm radio
    Garmin - GTX327 transponder
    Garmin - Aera 560 with panel Airgizmo mount
    PS Engineering PM 3000 intercom
    Bose Lemo powered headset plugs
    EI - FP - 5L Fuel Flow
    EI - UBG - 16 Engine Analyzer
    EI - MUX - 8A Data Recorder
    UAvionix - Tailbeacon ADS-B out
    AK - 451 (406) ELT
    Vertical card compass
    Electric turn and bank
    Charging plug (cigarette lighter)


    ACA factory metal spar wings with new lift struts
    Scout 8GCBC steel landing gear legs and tail spring
    Aft Baggage with external baggage door
    Updated ACA upper lower engine cowls
    Updated Whelen LED beacon
    Two sets of complete wheels and tires with 850x6 and 600x6
    External ground power plug

    Engines / Mods / Prop

    O-320 A2B 160 HP (Aero Recip Alaska STC)
    Ney Cam Oil System
    Two props - 80" borer and 74" cruise
    Oil pan preheat pad
    Light weight starter, alternator and battery

    Interior / Exterior

    Updated interior
    Adjustable front seat
    Shoulder harnesses
    Toe brakes
    Rainbow wood floorboards
    Updated ACA windshield
    Bubble side windows
    Sky light
    Front and rear heat
    Pilot in cabin-controlled cowl flap


    Always hangared and located in Buffalo, MN about a 45 minute drive from MSP airport.