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Academy - ACYS1669 ACY1669 1669 603550016691 0603550016691
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Academy 1/72 Hawker Tempest
 
Academy 1/72 Hawker Tempest
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Stock Number
LXNZ50
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14.50
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NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
      This is a plastic 1/72 Hawker Tempest Airplane from Academy Plastics.
                       It's a skill level 1 model plane.

The Hawker Tempest was perhaps the ultimate British piston engined fighter developed during WWII. Similar in appearance to the Hawker Typhoon, the Tempest featured a much thinner laminar flow wing which gave much better overall performance. Tempests were used successfully during the last years of WWII ground attack aircraft, and for intercepting the German V-1 "Buzz Bombs" which were launched against London and South-East England. The Hawker Tempest was powered by a 2180 hp, 24 cylinder, H-configuration Napier-Sabre engine.

FEATURES: 1/72nd scale kit for static display - skill level 1. 52 parts molded in light grey and clear with recessed panel lines. Detailed landing gear, wheels, and wheel wells. Includes two wing mounted drop tanks. Cockpit detail includes seat, floor, rear bulkhead, instrument panel. 2-part canopy may be posed open or closed. Detailed nose radiator.

MARKING OPTIONS: One decal sheet with markings for 2 aircraft 1: s/n NV724/JF-E, Pierre Closterman, No 3 Sqdn, Royal Air Force, July 1945. 2: s/n SN228/EDM, Wg Cdr Mackie, No. 122 Wing Royal Air Force, May 1945. Airframe Colors: 1 & 2: Overall Dk Green/Ocean Grey disruptive camo w/Med Sea Grey undersides. Detail Colors: Flat: British Interior Grey Green, Black, Yellow, White, Red.

INCLUDES: One 1/72 Hawker Tempest Airplane

REQUIRES: Assembly Hobby Knife Paint: (see MARKING OPTIONS) Brushes Sandpaper Liquid Plastic Cement White Glue CA or Tube Type Thick Plastic Cement Nice-to-have tools: Needle File Set, Sprue Cutter, Airbrush.

SPECS: Scale: 1/72 Wingspan: 6-3/4" (17.3cm) Length: 5-1/2" (14.2cm)

COMMENTS: Keep out of reach of small children. Product contains small parts. san 7/10/01 ir/jl

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Web Site: http://www.academy.co.kr/eng/1p/1p_main.asp
Phone: 732-225-2100
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C/O MODEL RECTIFIER CORPORATION
80 NEWFIELD AVENUE
EDISON, NJ 08837

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