Tamiya 1/48 German Heinkel HE162 A2 Salamander

Tower Stock# LXMGC2  •  Manufacturer Stock# 61097
Tamiya 1/48 German Heinkel HE162 A2 Salamander (large view)
Notes from our tech department:
Assemble the Heinkel He162 A-2 with this 1:48 Scale Plastic
Model Kit from the Tamiya Aircraft Series.
Suitable for Ages 10 & Older.


An accurate reprodction of of the most famous heavyweight
fighters of the US Army Air Force of WWII.
Superb cockpit detail including removable ejection seats.
Prototypically reproduced BMW003 engine with cowlings that
can be fixed in the open or closed position.
Highly detailed landing gear and wheel wells.
Detailed pilot figure.
Illustrated assembly guide and waterslide decals.

OPTIONS: Two Decal Sheets with Markings for 4 German Versions:
1: JG1, Oberst Herbert Ihlefeld, Leck, Germany (May 1945)
2: 3/JG1, Oberleutnant Emil Demuth, Leck, Germany (May 1945)
3: 1/JG1, Leutnant Rudolf Schmitt, Leck, Germany (May 1945)
4: 2/JG1, Leutnant Gerhard Hanf, Leck, Germany (May 1945)
Airframe & Detail Paint Colors:
- Light Blue (Luftwaffe), Light Green (Luftwaffe), Bare-Metal
Silver, Dark Green (Luftwaffe), Black, Red, Gun Metal, Chrome
Silver, Semi Gloss Black, Flat Black, Flat Red, Flat Brown, Flat
Flesh, Flat Aluminum, RLM Gray, Light Blue, Deck Tan, Metallic
Gray, German Gray, Field Gray


One Plastic Model


Cement for plastics (TESR3512)
Hobby Knife (RMXR6901)


Scale: 1:48
Fuselage: 8-1/16" (205mm)
Wingspan: 5-7/8" (149mm)

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