NewRevell Arado AR 240 German Military Aircraft Model Kit Scale 1:72 03798

Revell Arado AR 240 German Military Aircraft Model Kit Scale 1:72

SKU: 03798
GTIN: 4009803037981
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Product Specifications
  • Brand: Revell
  • MPN: 03798
  • Scale: 1/72
  • Type: Aircraft
  • Material: Plastic
  • Model: Arado AR 240
  • AGE: 14+
  • Colour: Multicoloured
  • Country of Origin: South Korea
  • Product Features: Requires Painting
  • Product Length: 17.9 cm
  • Product Width: 19.8 cm
  • Sub Type: Kit
  • Product Theme: Militaria
  • Year Released: 2024
  • Weight: 0.256 Kg
  • New: Recently added to our Revell Range
Product Information

This product for sale is the Revell Arado AR 240 German Military Aircraft Model Kit Scale 1:72. WWSM includes FREE Delivery to ALL UK destinations for these model kit products.

The Revell Arado Ar 240 model kit is a highly detailed scale model, perfect for aviation enthusiasts and history buffs. This Level 4 kit, designed for experienced modellers, features 70 precision parts, measuring 17.9 cm in length and 19.8 cm in wingspan. The model is a true representation of the Arado Ar 240, a German twin-engine multi-role aircraft from World War II, known for its innovative design and advanced technology, ensuring the utmost accuracy in every detail.

Completed Model

Historical Background: -

  • The Arado Flugzeugwerke developed the Arado Ar 240 in response to a 1938 specification from the German Air Ministry for a heavy fighter and reconnaissance aircraft. It was intended to replace the Messerschmitt Bf 110, boasting superior speed, firepower, and versatility.
  • The Ar 240 made its first flight in 1940. It featured several advanced technologies, including a pressurised cockpit and remotely controlled defensive armament. Despite its innovative design, the Ar 240 suffered from various technical issues, such as poor handling characteristics and engine overheating, which hindered its operational deployment.
  • Several prototypes and variants of the Ar 240 were built throughout its development, each attempting to resolve the initial design's deficiencies. These included versions equipped for reconnaissance, night fighting, and ground attack roles.
  • However, continuous technical challenges and the availability of other successful aircraft designs led to the Ar 240 never being mass-produced or widely used in combat.
  • While the Ar 240's development was eventually halted in favour of more promising designs, it remains a pivotal part of aviation history. Its pioneering technologies and the lessons learned from its development continue to shape the industry, making it a must-know for any aviation enthusiast or history buff.

Close Up View

Model Specifications: -

  • Number of Parts: 70
  • Completed Model Length: 17.9cm
  • Completed Model Wingspan: 19.8cm
  • Model Scale: 1:72

Sprues View

What's Included?

  • 1x Unassembled Model Kit
  • 1x Assembly Instructions
  • 1x Decal Sheet
  • 1x Original Retail Box with Dimensions: Length: 35.5cm Height: 21cm Width: 4cm

Safety Information: -

  • Suitable for Ages 14+
  • Small parts included, Choking Hazard.
  • Model making should always be done under adult supervision.

Artistic View

About the Brand Revell

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Revell is a renowned model-building company offering detailed kits of vehicles, aircraft, ships, and more, known for their true-to-the-original representations and high-quality craftsmanship. Their products include cars, trucks, aeroplanes, ships, and remote-controlled cars, catering to hobbyists of all ages and skill levels. Revell also provides innovative solutions like the Easy Click System for quick assembly without glue and a wide range of accessories for model building. They support beginners with tips and offer downloadable instruction manuals, promoting model building as an engaging pastime for engineering and modelling enthusiasts.

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Delivery Information

Free Delivery

FREE DELIVERY is available with this product for any orders shipped to UK addresses. This is our standard delivery service for which we use Royal Mail Tracked 48. Royal Mail aims to deliver by the third working day after shipping.

Next-Day Delivery Available

NEXT DAY DELIVERY on this product for mainland UK only is £2.99. We use the Royal Mail Tracked 24 Delivery Service for orders placed, using the Next Day option at checkout. We ship orders Monday through Friday, so an order placed on one of these days should arrive the following day. Orders placed on a Saturday or Sunday would be shipped the following Monday to arrive the next day (Excluding bank holidays).

PLEASE NOTE: The cut-off time for next-day delivery is 1 pm. Any order placed after this time will be shipped the following day.

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