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Hasegawa JT40 09140 P-47D Thunderbolt 1/48 Military Aeroplane Scale Model


Our Price: US$36.49
Description
The Republic P-47 Thunderbolt was the largest and heaviest single engine fighter to see service in WWII. In the early stages of the USAAF's campaign against "Fortress Europe" the P-47 was the only fighter able to provide the bombers with an escort until the ultimate escort, the P-51 B & D Mustangs entered service. However, far from making them obsolete it freed the P-47s to attack ground targets in which role they excelled.

Features : 
  • Detailed 1/48th scale for static display only
  • 100 parts in light grey and clear with delicate recessed panel lines
  • Detailed 4-part P&W R-2800 Double Wasp engine and Hamilton-Standard propeller
  • Detailed landing gear and wheel wells - wheels have separate hubs for easy painting
  • Cockpit detail: control linkages, instrument panel with decal detail, seat, armour plate, side panels, and control stick.
  • Includes 1 centerline mounted fuel tank and 2 wing mounted bombs
  • 2-part canopy may be posed open or closed
Specification 
  • Scale: 1/48th
  • Wingspan: 25.9 cm
  • Length: 23 cm
Markings :
  • One large decal sheet with 2 marking options
    • 1: s/n 226860/L3-O "Angie", 512th FS, 406th FG, USAAF
    • 2: s/n 229290/4P-H "Saucy Susie", 513th FS, 406th FG, USAAF
  • Airframe Colors
    • 1 & 2:Overall natural aluminum with black anti-glare panels
  • Detail Colors
    • Flat: Black, Aluminum, White, Red, Yellow, Blue, Interior Green, Brown
    • Gloss Colors: Silver, Gun Metal.
Requirements and Suggestion :
  • Assembly
  • Age : 12+
  • Skill Level : 2
  • Plastic cement (tes3501)(tes3502)(pls00002)(tam87012) or glue (hlc107)
  • Modeling Knife (tes50627c)(xacx3201)(exl16001)Tweezers (tam74003)(exl30416)(tes50632c)
  • Water for Decals
  • Paint: see MARKING OPTIONS
  • Paint Brushes
  • Pin Vise (tam74050)(zon37-145)(squ10801)(xacx7144)Toothpicks or Glue Tips (adc121)
  • Adult Supervision
Made in Japan
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