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61082 ME262 Messerschmitt

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This is a 1/48 Scale Messerschmitt Me262 A-2a w/Kettenkraftrad
Plastic Model Kit from Tamiya.

The Me262 A-2a was the fighter/bomber version of the Me262. In June 1944,
deployment of the A-2a began. The A-2a was equipped with only two 30mm MK108
guns, but had an extra fuel tank in the rear parts of its fuselage and could
carry up to a 1-ton payload of bombs. The Me262 A-2a would see active service
until the end of World War II.

FEATURES: Medium grey plastic pieces molded to sprue trees.
Clear pieces for canopy included.
Single seat cockpit.
Recessed panel lines give authentic look.
Cannon inspection hatch can be assembled in open or closed position.
30mm MK108 cannons are recreated down to the smallest detail.
Canopy can be assembled in open or closed position.
Includes pilot figure who sits in the cockpit, peering out to check
the plane's forward progress.
Includes protective cover attached to the underwing engine to prevent
debris from being sucked into the air intake.
Front landing gear constructed of diecast aluminum acts as a counter-
Underside features 250kg bombs and take-off assist rockets.
Includes two ground crew figures.
A 1:48 scale Kettendraftrad (half-track motorcycle) tows the plane.
Detailed pictorial instructions.

OPTIONS: One decal sheet with markings for three aircraft:
1: KG51
2: KG51, "Edelweiss", Rheine, October 1944.
3: KG51, Autumn 1944.
Aircraft Colors:
-Light Blue, Bare-Metal Silver, Light Green, Dark Green, Light
Sand, Black, Red, Gunmetal, Chrome Silver, Semi-Gloss Black, Clear
Green, Clear Red, Titanium Gold, Flat Black, Flat White, Flat
Flat Red, Flat Brown, Flat Flesh, RLM Grey, Field Blue, Deck Tan,
Metallic Grey, Buff, German Grey, Red Brown.

INCLUDES: One 1:48 Scale Messerschmitt Me262 A-2a w/Kettenkraftrad Plastic
Model Kit.

REQUIRES: Assembly
Hobby Knife or Sprue Cutter
Water for Waterslide Decals
Paint Brushes
Pin Vise or Drill
Glue Tips or Toothpicks

SPECS: Scale: 1:48
Length: 8.7" (221mm)
Wingspan: 10.4" (264mm)