1946 PIPER J-4E

85000 $85,000 USD

  • For Sale
  • 1946
  • PIPER J-4E
  • N59920
  • 13340
  • Greeley, AA USA
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General Specs (cont.)


535 SMOH





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Detailed Description

Only 852 TTAF Since New. 115-Horsepower! One Of The Finest J3 Cubs On The Market With Lycoming O-235 Engine Upgrade, Polished Metal Prop, Electrical System With Electric Starter And Nav Lights, Super Cub Elevators, 26" Tundra Tires, Scott Tailwheel, Long Range Fuel (25 Gallons), Hard-Wired Digital Handheld Com Radio With 2-Place Intercom, Overhead Observation Windows, Elec Turn Coordinator, And Recent High Quality Ceconite (Poly Fiber) Lifetime Fabric And Paint. Based In Tulsa For Over 40 Years And Owned For 35+ Years By One Of The Best Aircraft Restorers In Oklahoma. A Must See Airplane With Super Performance!

Avionics / Equipment

Hard-wired Handheld Com Radio 
FlightCom IIgx Two-Place Voice-Activated Intercom
Electric Turn Coordinator
Airspeed Indicator
Amp Gauge
Oil Pressure Gauge
Oil Temp Gauge

Additional Equipment:
115-Horsepower Lycoming O-235 Engine Upgrade
Electrical System with Electric Starter
Aux Fuel Tank - Total Fuel Capacity of 25 Gallons
Overhead Observation Windows
26.0" x 10.5" Tundra Tires
Scott Tailwheel
Nav Lights
Super Cub Elevators
Recovered in Ceconite (poly fiber) Lifetime Fabric and painted in 2012 
Avionics Master Switch
Dual Controls
Remote ELT
Manual Engine Primer


852 hours Total Time Since New!

Engines / Mods / Prop

535 hours since Major Overhaul on Lycoming O-235 Engine with 115 Horsepower

Polished fixed-pitched prop

Interior / Exterior

Covered in Ceconite (poly fiber) and repainted in Piper Cub Yellow in 2012.
Outstanding craftmanship on this exterior restoration! Some of the tightest and finest quality fabric work we have seen in years. As close to new as you can get.
Always hangared. Was owned and well cared for 35 years by one of the best aircraft restorers in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Based in Texas, Oklahoma & Colorado all it's life.
Rated - 9.

Like New Black interior. upholstery.
Excellent Glass.
Rated - 9.


Logs start at 465 hours total time in 1971. However, the airframe time is verified through all the FAA records and inspection reports that go all the way back to 1946 when the aircraft was new. These reports document the airframe total hours from the 1940's through the late 1960's.
No Known Damage History.