The Supermarine Spitfire Mk.XVIII is based on the Rolls Royce Griffon powered Mk.XIV, featuring a whole host of improvements.
From cockpit enhancements and increased fuel carrying capacity, to strengthened wings which allowed the aircraft to carry rockets or bombs, as well as its cannon and machine gun armament. These powerful Spitfires saw action during 'Operation Firedog', as well as against Communist guerrillas during the Malayan Emergency.
This kit comes with 157 parts, including a new frame containing; 60lb rockets with HE warhead, a 500lb bomb and two 250lb bombs.
Completed, the kit has a wingspan of 234mm and is 213mm in length. This kit is the third release from the tooling.
- Number of Parts: 157
- Completed Model Wingspan: 234mm
- Completed Model Length: 213mm
- Completed Model Height: 76mm
- Model Scale: 1:48
- 1 x Supermarine Spitfire F Mk.XVIII Model Components (Sprues)
- 1 x Decals
Paints, Adhesive and Paintbrushes are NOT Included.
Packaging Dimensions: Length:17cm Height:10cm Width:8.5cm All measurements are approximates to the nearest 0.5cm
Safety Information: Suitable for ages 14+. This is a collectible Model intended for Adults. It is not a toy.