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Short Sunderland MkIII 1:72 Scale Kit

  • The kit is molded in light gray styrene and presented on five parts trees plus and fret of photo-etched parts...……...
C$69.95
Article number: ITA1352
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by Michael Benolkin

The kit is molded in light gray styrene and presented on five parts trees plus and fret of photo-etched parts. Among the features and options in this kit:

  • Fuselage has revised step molded in lower hull
  • Nicely detailed flight deck with choice of decal or photo-etched instrument panel
  • Pilots' seats have photo-etched seatbelts, shoulder harnesses, and structural framing
  • Radio compartment (behind flight deck) has radio operators station visible through doorway
  • Detailed nose compartment with plank floor, anchor and winch, and other gear
  • Detailed weapons bay
  • Weapons bay doors can be positioned open or closed
  • New movable dorsal turret
  • Starboard rear fuselage door is positionable open or closed
  • Detailed nose and tail turrets including revised guns
  • Nose turret can be positioned retracted for access to nose compartment
  • Optional beaching gear and tail trolley included
  • Movable ailerons
  • Movable rudder
  • Movable elevators
  • Weapons racks move in and out of weapons bay
  • LOTS of dipole and yagi antennas

The decal sheet provides markings for six different examples:

  • Sunderland Mk.III, W4004, Z, 10 Sqn, RAAF, Mount Batten, UK, 1943
  • Sunderland Mk.III, ML868, H, 230 Sqn, SEAC, Koggala, Ceylon, 1944
  • Sunderland Mk.III, DV960, 2-H, 461 Sqn, RAF, Mount Batten, UK, 1942
  • Sunderland Mk.III, W8060, Escadrille 7, Dakar, Senegal, 1943
  • Sunderland Mk.III, W3999, RB-Y, 10 Sqn, RAAF, Mount Batten, UK, 1942
  • Sunderland Mk.III, A26-6, 40 Sqn, RAAF, Townsville, Australia, 1944
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