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Photo ID: 1011204
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Model: Scan Type 30 Registration: N78X
Year: 1949 Serial Number: 32
Engine(s): Continental IO-470, 260-HP Owner: Wylde Wood Aviation
Portsmouth, NH
Location: Moosehead Lake
Greenville, Maine
Photographer: Stoltzfus, Ken
Date: 2003, September Present Registration: Same Present Owner (FAA info):
Notes: : 10/13/03 - Looking pretty for all to see at the 2003, International Seaplane Fly-In, at Moosehead Lake, Maine. Another Grumman Widgeon built under license by the French as a Scan Type 30.

N78X has 260-HP, Continental IO-470ís. It is basically a Dean Franklin type conversion. Notice how different from N3N the spray rail is around the nose.
 

Photo ID: 1011205
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Notes: Lucky dude!

A photo waiting to be taken.
Photographer: Stoltzfus, Ken
 

Photo ID: 1011206
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Notes: "Power up, wheel in our gut, a stiff right leg - - let's get this bird outa' the water."
Photographer: Stoltzfus, Ken
 

Photo ID: 1011207
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Notes: She's getting light.
Photographer: Stoltzfus, Ken
 

Photo ID: 1011208
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Notes: Throwing us a goodbye kiss.
Photographer: Stoltzfus, Ken
 
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