This is a 1/48 Plastic P-40C Tomahawk Model Kit from Academy Plastics.
It's for ages 10 and up.
The P-40C Tomahawk is an early model of the Curtiss Wright P-40 series.
The first flight of the Tomahawk was on April 10, 1941. It was equipped with
a new fuel supplying system and much more advanced radio equipment. Of the
16,802 P-40s, 1,705 of them were the "C" type. Currently, only one of these
historical craft has been restored and is being kept in flight condition.
FEATURES: Plastic pieces attached to sprues and molded in light grey.
The exterior of the craft is complete with fully engraved panel
Sports a highly detailed cockpit interior.
Super detailed engine gives the craft a great sense of realism.
The craft is armed with machine guns that are carefully hidden in the
forward-facing tip of each wing.
Carefully designed landing gear is an exact replica of the real
Detailed pictorial instructions guide you through assembly.
OPTIONS: One Decal Sheet with Markings for Two Aircraft:
1: Curtiss Hawk 81-A2 (P-40C), Robert H. Neale, 1st PS, Jun 1942
2: Cuetiss Hawk 81-A2 (P-40C), Charles Older, 3rd PS, May 1942
1: Dark Green, Dark Earth, Sky Gray
2: Dark Green, Dark Earth, Sky Gray
Flat Black, Clear Blue, Semigloss Black, Brown, White
INCLUDES: One 1/48 Plastic P-40C Tomahawk Model Kit
Paint (see MARKING OPTIONS)
File or Emery Board
Water for Decals
Glue Tips or Toothpicks
SPECS: Scale: 1/48
Length: 7-1/2" (19cm)
Width: 9-1/4" (23.5cm)
Height: 2-1/2" (6.3cm)
COMMENTS: Keep small parts and sharp edges away from children.
Care should be taken when using tools and modeling knives.
Modeling paint should only be used by an adult in a well-ventilated