This is a 148 Japanese A6M3 Model 32 Hamp Zero Fighter Plane from Tamiya.|
Single engine, single seat, Japanese Navy fighter.
Period of Service: 1943 - late stages of the Pacific War with IJN.
Detailed 148th scale plastic kit for static display.
Markings included for 4 different aircraft.
Appx. 60 parts in light grey and clear with recessed panel lines.
Detailed 3-part Sakae engine, cowling, exhaust collector, landing
Standing and seated pilot figures, (6) waving ground crew figures.
Cockpit detail: seat, cockpit tub, rear bulkhead, sidewalls, and
decal for instrument faces.
Fuselage drop tank included.
Nakajima Sakae 21 radial engine armed with (2) 7.7mm fuselage guns,
(2) 20mm wing cannon squared off wing tips for faster roll rate.
OPTIONS: Single sheet of decals contains aircraft code letters, serial numbers
national insignia, stencils, and cockpit instruments for four
1: 2nd Fighter Group, Buna, East of New Guinea, 1940.
2: Tainan Fighter Group (1st), Buna, East of New Guinea, 1942-43.
Aircraft 1 & 2 Overall IJN Light Grey with Black cowl.
3: 204 Fighter Group, Rabaul, 1943.
Overall IJN Lt Grey with IJN Dk Green mottled patches and black
4: Tainan Fighter Group (2nd), Tainan, 1944.
Top Surfaces: IJN Dark Green.
Bottom Surfaces: IJN Lt Grey.
Engine Cowl: Black.
Additional paints Required:
Flat Colors: Black, Green, Dark Brown, Flesh, White, Light
Brown, Rust, Light Grey, Dark Grey.
Gloss Colors: Silver, White, Blue-Green, Gun Metal.
One 148 Japanese A6M3 Model 32 Hamp Zero Fighter Plane
Paint: (see MARKING OPTIONS)
Cement for plastics (TESR3512)
Nice-to-have tools: Needle File Set, Sprue Cutter, Airbrush and
SCALE: Scale: 148th
Wingspan: 9 (22.9cm)
Fuselage Length: 7-12 (19cm)