1943 Taylorcraft (DCO-65) L-2M
This is a 1943 Taylorcraft Army Air Force L-2M ,
FAA designation DCO-65 , N58044 , FAA serial
No. L-5627 , Army Air Force serial No. 43-26315
.. I have the original Army Air Force data plate ..
Total time on airframe : 3249 .. Airframe totally
rebuilt in 1997 , covered in Ceconite 102 and
painted with Randolf nitrate and butrate dope ..
413 hrs since rebuild and always hangered .. 2
new Goodyear flight Special tires and new
bungees added 134 hrs ago .. Gear tabs for
Engine : Continental A-65-8-T , Serial # 3573458
.. Non electric ..Total engine time since overhaul
547 hours .. 134 hours since 4 new Superior
Millenium cylynder assemblies (compression
better then 75/80 all cylinders) , new slick mags ,
new wiring harness and plugs .. The propeller is
a McCaulley 74-43 metal prop .. Auto gas STC ..
Good exhaust system .. Rechargeable battery in
box on firewall to operate the Garman GTX 320A
transponder , intercom , handheld radio , and
GPS (radio and GPS not included in sale)..
Excellent glass and interior .. Three point
military harnesses .. Complete logs and
paperwork back to 1955 .. Last annual
Sepember 2010 .. A real performer , will cruise at
95mph while burning 4.5 gph .. A great poor
mans warbird .. Flown regularly from my grass
field .. Forced to sell .. Will deliver for expenses
.. The aircraft is located in Newburgh , Maine at
Millers Field (ME74) .. I can be reached at
207-356-9313 .. Selling Price is $30,000 ...