Trumpeter Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb Float Plane Model Kit Scale 1/24
- Brand: Trumpeter
- MPN: PKTM02404
- Scale: 1/24
- Type: Aircraft
- Material: Plastic
- Model: Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb Float
- AGE: 14+
- Colour: Multicoloured
- Country of Origin: China
- Product Features: Not Painted
- Product Length: 43.1 cm
- Product Width: 46.5 cm
- Product Theme: Militaria
- Year Released: 2021
- Weight: 1.112 Kg
Floatplane fighter version of Supermarine Spitfire initiated during 1942, based on Mk VB airframe using floats designed by Supermarine (as Supermarine Type 355).
Conversion by Folland Aircraft, with four-bladed propeller on Merlin 45 engines, tropical filter and extra ventral fin. First flown October 12, 1942, and later fitted with extra dorsal fin and Aero-Vee tropical filter.
Two further Mk VB conversions by Folland during 1943; all three to Egypt late-1943 and flown from Great Bitter Lake, but no operational use. One Supermarine Spitfire LF Mk IXB, with Merlin 66 and four-bladed propeller (Type 385), similarly converted by Folland, first flown June 18, 1944, later reconverted to land-plane.
- Scale 1:24
- Model Type: Military Aircraft
- Completed Model Length: 431mm
- Completed Model Wingspan: 465mm
- Number of Parts: 284
- Total Sprues: 11
- Metal Parts: Alleron & Flap Shaft
- Photo-etched Part: Alleron & Flap Shaft
- Film Parts: Instrument Part
Model DOES NOT Include Paints, Glue or Paintbrushes. These are sold seperately.
Packaging Dimensions: Length:59.5cm Height:32cm Width:9.5cm All measurements are approximates to the nearest 0.5cm
Safety Information: Suitable for ages 14+. Model Making should always be done under adult supervision.
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