Tamiya 1/48 McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle

Tower Stock# TAMS3229  •  Manufacturer Stock# 61029
Notes from our tech department:
This is a Plastic 1/48 MCD Douglas F-15C Eagle Airplane from Tamiya.

This is a twin turbofan powered air superiority fighter with a crew of
one. It's used to engage enemy fighter and bomber aircraft to defend home
territory or project air superiority to allow friendly aircraft to fly
safely over enemy territory.

FEATURES

Period of Service: 1972 - present; C model introduced in 1979.
Highly detailed 1/48th scale plastic kit for static display.
Markings included for 3 different aircraft.
Approx. 120 parts in light grey and clear with fine recessed panel
lines.
Optional parts for intake ramp in subsonic and supersonic
configurations.
4-piece ejection seat.
2-part windshield/canopy may be posed open or closed.
Detailed nose gear with landing lights and door retraction strut.
Cockpit detail includes rear electronics bay with sidewall detail,
cockpit side consoles with decal, instrument panel with decal
instrument details, and seated pilot figure.
1 centerline and 2 wing mounted external fuel tanks.
4 AIM-9L Sidewinder and 2 AIM-7F Sparrow missiles.
Detailed Hughes APG-63 radar visible under removable nose cone.
Pratt & Whitney F100-PW-100 turbofans; Mach 2.5 max speed; armed with
20mm rotary cannon, AIM-9L Sidewinder and AIM-7F Sparrow missiles.

MARKING
OPTIONS: Single sheet of decals contains aircraft code letters, serial number
information and warning stencils, cockpit instruments, unit
markings, and aircraft nose art for three aircraft:
1: A/C No. 82023, Code "FF", Capt Dave Slade, 1st TFW 71st TFS, USAF.
Upper Surfaces: Random areas of Dk Ghost Grey over Lt Ghost Grey.
Lower Surfaces: Lt Ghost Grey.
2: A/C No. 78506, Code "ZZ", Capt C D Shore, 18th TFW 44th TFS, USAF.
Paint scheme is same as 1.
3: A/C No. 85102, Code "EG", Col Rick Parsons, 33rd TFW commander,
USAF.
Paint scheme is same as 1.
Additional paints Required:
Flat Colors: Black, White, Sky Grey, Khaki, Metallic Grey, Buff,
Dark Green, Olive Drab, and Light Grey.
Gloss Colors: Black, White, Blue, Red, Gunmetal, Silver, and
Metallic Blue.

INCLUDES

One 1/48 MCD Douglas F-15C Eagle Airplane Kit

REQUIREMENTS

Assembly
Hobby Knife
Paint: (see MARKING OPTIONS)
Brushes
Sandpaper
Cement for plastics (TESR3512)
Nice-to-have tools: Needle File Set, Sprue Cutter, Airbrush and
Accessories

SPECIFICATIONS

Scale: 1/48
Wingspan: 10-3/4" (27.2cm)
Fuselage Length: 16" (40.5cm)
san 10/5/00
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