Saturday, July 13, 2013

Tamiya 1/32 Vought F4U-1 Corsair "Birdcage"

This is a great model that will be released soon by Tamiya. We are accepting pre-order now.
Infomation about this kit (from Tamiya official site):
  • Plastic model assembly kit of the F4U-1 Corsair.
  • 1/32 scale. Fuselage length: 318mm, Wingspan: 390mm.
  • Features faithful recreations of fuselage, unique inverted gull wing and large propeller, and more.
  • Inverted gull wing can be assembled in folded or extended position as the modeler chooses; details on the inside of the fold joint are also captured accurately.
  • Choose between up or down elevators and flaps.
  • Two-part engine cowls can be removed from the model, even after completion.
  • Select retracted or deployed main landing gears and tail wheel.
  • Includes two figures depicting the pilot, one seated and one standing.
  • Comes with 3 sets of markings to depict U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps aircraft.
  • The set includes a full-color, 12-page booklet detailing the history of the Corsair line of aircraft.