1979 CESSNA 185 SKYWAGON For Sale in Placerville, CA US

South eastern based for first part of it's life. Then we sold it 27 years ago to the current owner here in Northern California. It has not been on floats since it was in California. Complete logs. Minor bumps and dings in 1984 to fuselage and floats, nothing major...see more below

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For Sale$159,500
Posted by Skywagons Mark Updated 11/9/2020

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Details

  • Status
    For Sale
  • Condition
    Used
  • Year
    1979
  • Make
    CESSNA
  • Model
    185
  • Reg #
    N60EC
  • Serial #
    18503913
  • Engine
    1095 hrs SMOH
  • Prop
    502 hrs SPOH
  • Special Use
    Amphibious/Float
  • Location
    Placerville, CA US
  • External URL

South eastern based for first part of it's life.  Then we sold it 27 years ago to the current owner here in Northern California. It has not been on floats since it was in California.  Complete logs. Minor bumps and dings in 1984 to fuselage and fkloats. Nothing major.  The 1979 is the third year of the late style panel, second year of the 24 volt system and the first year of the bladderless wet wing 88 gallon tanks.  Over 1500 Lb useful load.

Make
Model
Hours
engine
Continental
IO-520D (2000)
1095 hrs SMOH
prop
Harwide
3-blade
502 hrs SPOH

  • Engine Time: 1095 Hours SMOH Continental IO-520D (2000)
  • Propeller Time: 502 Hours SPOH on  Harwide chord three blade

  • Useful Load: 1608 Lbs
  • Factory float kit
  • 88 gallon "wet wing" (no bladders)
  • Stainless steel cables
  • Windshield V brace
  • Factory zinc chromate corrosion proofing
  • Sportsman STOL kit
  • Heavy duty bumpy backed phase III engine case
  • Large non-congealing oil cooler
  • Seventh stud engine case
  • Vortex generators
  • Rudder trim
  • Pilot side articulating seat
  • Front seat headrests
  • Right side opening window
  • Jackscrew access panels
  • BAS Tailcone lift handles
  • Horizontal stabilizer abrasion boots
  • Tail mounted rotating beacon
  • Factory Extended baggage
  • Low backed slit backed rear bench seat
  • Rear seat vents
  • Fixed length shoulder harnesses
  • 850x6 main tires
  • 10" Tailwheel
  • Cleveland wheels and brakes
  • Hubcaps
  • Refuelling steps and handles
  • Cowling cooling louvers
  • Landing light speed covers
  • Brackett air filter
  • Air filter speed fairing
  • Wingtip strobes
  • Small raised gas caps
  • Rosen visors
  • Seat arrestor belt
  • Map light

  • Custom switching panel
  • Trimble TNL 1000 GPS (Older model)
  • King KY 96A Digital flip/flop com
  • King KX 170B 760 channel analog Nav/Com
  • King KI 208 VOR/Localizer indicator
  • King KT 76A Transponder with Mode C
  • King KR 87 ADF with remote BFO
  • Uavionix ADSB Out Tailbeacon
  • AM/FM radio/CD Player
  • Alcor analog EGT gauge
  • Analog clock
  • Electronics International six cylinder EGT/CHT gauge|
  • Avionics master switch
  • Pilot side push-to-talk
  • Sigtronics SCI-S four place intercom
  • Outside air temp gauge
  • Remote ELT test panel
  • 12 volt power outlet

Custom red and black velour seats, brown carpet, grey headliner. All in good presentable condition but with some cosmetic wear in localized places. Overall rated 6.5 out of 10.

Overall white with red major accent and blue minor accent in modified 1980 factory scheme. Generally very good overall condition.  Rated 8.5 out of 10.

Annual Due: October 2021

Seller Information

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Name: Mark Pilkington
Company: Skywagons
Address: 3501 Airport Rd.
 Hangar #2
 Placerville, CA 95667
 US

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