Supermarine Walrus Mk.I

Supermarine Walrus Mk.I in 1/48 scale

 

Plastic model kit of the Supermarine Walrus, a British single-engine amphibious biplane reconnaissance aircraft designed by R. J. Mitchell and first flown in 1933. The first British squadron-service aircraft to incorporate in one airframe a fully retractable main undercarriage, completely enclosed crew accommodation and all-metal fuselage. Designed for use as a fleet spotter to be catapult launched from cruisers or battleships.


Kit has detailed panel lines with fabric over frame effect, detailed cockpit with (pilot and navigators stations, fuselage interior, floats), optional frontend gunner station (open/closed), frontend winch, two-piece four-blade propeller, optional segmented canopy and other glazing's, Bristol Pegasus VI radial engine, 3-piece cowling, separate (rudder, elevators, ailerons and flaps), optional extended or folded wings, optional undercarriage, rear wheel cover, Vickers K machine guns, optional bombs or depth charges, rigging diagram.


Decals and color painting reference for (3) aircraft: No.276 Squadron, Royal Air Force Harrowbeer, Devon, England 1944; No.700 Naval Air Squadron, HMS Sheffield 1941 and No.5 CF, Royal Australian Air Force, Australia and New Guinea, early 1943 - includes stencil data, instrument panel and other interior.

Supermarine Walrus Mk.I
  • Item #: AX09183
  • Manufacturer: Airfix
  • Condition: New
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