1977 CESSNA A185F

  • For Sale
  • 1977
  • CESSNA A185F
  • N98PB
  • 18503489
  • Kalamazoo, MI USA

269500 $269,500 USD

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    • For Sale
    • 1977
    • CESSNA A185F
    • N98PB
    • 18503489
    • Kalamazoo, MI USA

    Warbirds & Jets LLC.


    General Specs (cont.)


    739 SMOH

    2 SMOH







    Additional Classifications

    Detailed Description

    Priced to sell and NEED the hangar space.  Owned by me and my personal flyer. LOADED A185F with Hartzell Voyager 3 Blade Prop - leaps off the ground & turbine smooth!  - low time airframe and engine.  IFR / Garmin.   3278 Hours TT, 731 SMOH. IO-520-D 300 HP!  9/10 Paint (Matterhorn white / hydro blue) Never any hail damage, great sheet metal & skins.  2022 Selkirk Interior and Leather Seats 9/10 and updated Panel (Dual Garmin G5's) Never on floats but ready with Factory Float Kit!  Micro dynamics VG's, STOL Kit, King coms. S-Tec 60 Autopilot. Bubble windows.  Rosen Sun Visors, SureFly Emag with Variable timing upgrade.  Great and straight flyer, awesome STOL performance!  a great back country machine!  24V Airplane and all of the benefits of a late model 185.   Tail AD completed.  G5 just updated to latest software Rev. Annual just completed (Oct 2023) Compressions: 1: 72/80 2: 72/80 3: 74/80 4: 78/80 5: 73/80 6: 74/80  30,000  Under Vref
    NEW Tanis Engine and Cabin Heater!
    Dual Garmin G5's
    Garmin 175 IFR WAAS GPS
    JPI-900 Engine Analyzer with all options
    Garmin 660 moving map in panel dock
    S-Tec 60 interfaced to G5's
    uAvionix Tail Beacon ADS-B OUT
    Prep for float gear controller.
    VG Kit
    New Alternator
    New 3 blade Hartzell Voyager - super smooth
    In annual, flying regularly and located in Kalamazoo, MI (KAZO) or Frederick MD (KFDK) - Owned by the dealer, Pete Bowers

    Avionics / Equipment

    Dual Garmin G5's
    Garmin GPS 175 WAAS
    Garmin CA 35
    Garmin AERA 660
    JPI-900 Engine Analyzer (certified as primary)
    King Kx-155
    Stec-60 Autopilot
    ADS-B Out


    Great - straight and clean.  
    Float ready (A185F) including instrument panel prep

    Engines / Mods / Prop

    IO-520-D 300 HP

    Interior / Exterior

    2023 Paint (Matterhorn white and Hydro Blue scheme)
    Microdynamics VG's
    STOL Kit
    Gap Seals
    Wheel Covers