1965 Piper PA-18 Super Cub

Year 1965
Type Single Engine
Make Piper
Model PA-18
Price $129,900
Registration N4123Z
Serial 18-8186
Total Time 852
Location Salem, OR


AirplanesUSA proudly present this incredible, float-ready example of the legendary Piper backcountry machine.  One family aircraft.  THE LOWEST TIME, ORIGINAL SUPER CUB IN THE WORLD.  Frame-up restoration by Tim Mix of Mix Aircraft Solutions in Hubbard, OR completed 2022.  Absolutely no expense spared.  Complete logbooks and maintenance records.  Ready for the Alaskan bush, Arkansas OZ country or the African veldt!

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No known damage history.

Always hangared in dry climate.

Frame-up restoration completed 2022.

The following modifications were completed by expert craftsman Tim Mix during the frame-up restoration:

1) Installed new Odyssey battery from F. Atlee Dodge underneath the pilot seat (STC# SA02156AK).

2) Replaced OEM gascolator with a Steve's Aircraft gascolator (STC# SA01026SE).

3) Installed Aero Fabricators shoulder harness and seat belt kit for front (pilot) seat (STC# SA 1580GL).

4) Installed weld-on float fittings (STC# SA4615NM).

5) Replaced OEM wheels and brakes with new Grove wheels and double-puck brake kit with new tires and tubes (STC#SA02525LA).

6) Replace OEM fuel system with new fuel system and fuel valve from Cub Crafters (STC# SA00415SE).

7) Replaced OEM navigation lights with new LED Whelen Navigation lights and LED strobes.

8) Replaced all lift struts and forks with new, heavy-duty sealed lift struts and heavy-duty forks from Airframes Alaska (cancels AD99-01-05).

9) Replaced all control cables with new stainless-steel control cables.

10) All fabric has been replaced with Poly-fiber system (STC#SA1008WE).

11) Custom embroidered seats.

12) Installed 406 E-04 EL T and remote

Engine Specs:

Lycoming O-320-A2B
S/N: L-14287-27A
TTSN: 852.0
Cylinder 1:  74/80
Cylinder 2:  74/80
Cylinder 3:  73/80
Cylinder 4:  73/80

Engine was properly preserved during restoration.  Recent post-restoration annual included extensive engine borescope examination.  Engine in excellent condition with no corrosion noted.  64 hours since magneto 500-hour inspection.


Sensenich M74DM
S/N: K4775
TTSN: 852



Narco VHF Nav/Com

Year Interior:

Immaculate embroidered gray leather seats with gray headliner. New in 2022.

Year Exterior:

New paint and fabric 2022.  Poly-Fiber Insignia White with Red trim.  Factory paint scheme. (STC#: SA1008WE)

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