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Tamiya 1/48 North American P-51D Mustang (Tamiya 61040 | TAM61040)
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Model: Tamiya 61040
Dist. #: TAM61040   SKU: TAM61040

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Updated on May 27, 2020 07:00:54 PM

1/48 North American P-51D Mustang...
This is a Plastic 1/48 North American P-51D Mustang WWII Fighter Aircraft
from Tamiya.

North American's Mustang was one of the most crucial and reliable of
all fighter aircraft to serve during WWII. This kit represents the definitive
P-51D
which was utilized on long variety escort duties in the Pacific and Europe.
Tamiya's rendition of the Mustang develops into an outstanding, highly detailed
1/48th scale replica with precise exterior and interior information. High quality
water triggered decals are included for 4 aircraft.

FEATURES:
Extremely detailed 1/48th scale plastic kit for fixed display.
Approximately 60 parts in medium grey and clear with great recessed
    panel lines.
Accurately catches functions of P-51D: wings, weaponry, drop tanks.
Multi-part canopy may be posed open or closed - 2 types included.
Main wheels have separate centers for easy painting.
Highly detailed cockpit with precise cockpit console, seat, control
    stick and rudder pedals, bulkheads, and shaped pilot figure.
2 designs of exhaust stubs, optional position flaps.
Detailed pictorial instructions.

MARKING
OPTIONS:
Decals are printed on 2 sheets - one sheet consists of nationwide markings
    and invasion stripes, other sheet has individual aircraft markings.
    4 aircraft:
1: 35Second FG 487th FS Lt Col John C. Mayer "Petie 2nd".
Fuselage: Natural metal w/ blue nose and spinner; Wings: Silver
Dope.
2: 357th FG 362nd FS Leonard K Carson "Nooky Booky IV".
Fuselage: Natural metal w/ Olive Dull anti-glare panel and red and
orange inspected nose; Wings: Silver Dope; Spinner: red w/orange
stripe.
3: 361st FG 357th FS Thomas J Christian "Lou IV".
Fuselage: Natural metal w/ areas of Olive dull camoflage; Wing
Top: Olive Drab; Wing Bottom: Natural metal; Nose and Spinner:
Yellow.
4: 361st FG 375th FS Urban L Drew.
Same as C: but area of yellow on nose is smaller.
Additional Paints Required: Colors are all flat except where
    indicated.
Detail colors: Interior Green, Black, Silver, Yellow, Red, Blue,
    Khaki, Tan, Buff, Gloss Red, Semi-gloss Black, Flesh, Green, Brown,
    and Gloss Blue.

INCLUDES:
One 1/48 P-51D Mustang Fighter Aircraft

REQUIRES:
Assembly
Hobby Knife
Paint: (see MARKING OPTIONS)
Brushes
Sandpaper
Cement for plastics (TESR3512)
Nice-to-have tools: Needle File Set, Sprue Cutter, Airbrush and
    Accessories

COMMENTS:
Marking alternative C is for an early P-51D without the vertical
    stabilizer leading edge fillet. This is illustrated on the box art
    but the guidelines do not point out that the fillet must be gotten rid of
    to properly depict this aircraft.
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