180000 $180,000 USD

  • For Sale
  • 1971
  • N172FP
  • 172-59815
  • Key West, FL USA
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General Specs (cont.)


405 SMOH

208 SPOH

759 lb




Additional Classifications

Detailed Description

You won't find another one like this! Purpose-built with an eye towards great pilot/passenger experience with good useful load and worry-free operation for years to come. N172FP is a 2014 rebuild with upgraded, modern metal panel and avionics, lightweight vinyl interior, and custom paint. It is currently on a Part 135 certificate and is ready to move to yours. This SID-inspected and compliant, Sun N Fun reserve grand champion Cessna 172 amphibian features a Garmin GNS 430W Nav/Com/GPS w/ WAAS and GNC 250XL GPS, Wipline 2350 Amphibious Floats with Wipaire's amphibian gear advisory system, 180 hp Penn Yan conversion, and a 759 lb useful load. Don't miss this one!

Avionics / Equipment

Garmin GNS 430W Nav/Com/GPS WAAS
Garmin GNC 250XL GPS
Garmin GI-106A CDI
King KMA-24 Audio Panel/Marker Beacon
King KT 76A Transponder
JPI FS-450 Fuel Flow
Amphibian Gear Advisory System


5,100 Hrs TT

Engines / Mods / Prop

Engine: 405 Hrs SMOH
Lycoming O-360-A4M 180 hp

Propeller: 208 Hrs SPOH
McCauley 1A200/DFA 8242

Mods and Features:
SunN Fun Reserve Grand Champion Seaplane 2015 following extensive rebuild
Part 135 compliant, currently on a 135 certificate
SID-inspected tip to tail and compliant
Wipline 2350 Amphibious Floats
180 hp Penn Yan conversion with Ly-Con port & polish
2-Blade metal McCauley seaplane propeller with extra stripe for safety (overhauled March 2015)
Rear auxiliary fuel tank
ACF-50 corrosion inhibitor applied July 2016
Horizontal stabilizer abrasion boots
New seat tracks and rollers in 2015
Mandatory SBs complied with
Useful Load: 759 lbs
Landplane gear available at additional cost

2014 Rebuild:
Wings removed for SID inspection, prep, and custom paint
Aircraft and floats completely stripped and inspected
Engine overhauled by Bolduc with new cylinders, baffles, and magnetos
New engine control cables
Skybolt fastener conversion kit
New vent/heat cables
Horton STOL kit installed
All new float pulleys
New stainless hydraulic lines installed for amphibious floats
Modern metal panel fabricated and custom avionics installed
Lightweight custom interior installed with all new interior plastics
All new glass and weatherstripping installed
Custom Matterhorn white, Coca-Cola red, and black paint scheme applied

Interior / Exterior

Exterior: Custom paint in 2014 Matterhorn White base with Coca-Cola Red and Black accents.

Interior: Custom lightweight interior in 2014  Gray vinyl seating and coordinating sidewalls with charcoal vinyl flooring.