Tamiya 1/48 Messerschmitt Me 262 A-1a

Tower Stock# TAMS6187  •  Manufacturer Stock# 61087
Notes from our tech department:
This is a 1/48 Scale Messerschmitt Me262 A-1a Plastic Model Kit from Tamiya.

With Allied bombing raids on the homeland rapidly intensifying, the
Luftwaffe proposed the hastened development of the revolutionary Me262 A-1a
jet fighter/interceptor. Ace-piloted A-1a Fighters packed with deadly
armaments of four Mk108 30mm cannons, as well as W.Gr21 and R4M air-to-air
rockets continued to threaten Allied aircraft until the end of the war.

FEATURES

Medium grey plastic pieces molded to sprue trees.
Clear pieces for canopy included.
Single seat cockpit.
Recessed panel lines give authentic look.
Detailed cockpit and landing gear.
Realistic exhaust nozzles and engine nacelles.
Full armament package.
Detailed pictorial instructions.

MARKING
OPTIONS: One decal sheet with markings for three aircraft:
1: Major Sinner's plane "Green 1".
2: Oberstleutnant Heinz Bar "Red 13", III./EJG2, Lechfeld,
March 1945.
3; Unteroffizier Johann-Karl Muller "Red S", JV44, Brandenburg-
Briest, March 1945.
Aircraft Colors:
-Gray Green, Gray Violet, Light Blue, Bare-Metal Silver, Dark
Green, Light Green, Black, Gunmetal, Chrome Silver, Semi-Gloss
Black, Clear Green, Clear Red, Titanium Gold, Flat Black, Flat
Yellow, Flat Red, Flat Brown, Flat Flesh, RLM Grey, Field Blue,
Deck Tan, Metallic Grey, Buff, German Grey, Red Brown.

INCLUDES

One 1/48 Scale Messerschmitt Me262 A-1a Plastic Model Kit.

REQUIREMENTS

Assembly
Cement for plastics (TESR3512)
Hobby Knife or Sprue Cutter
Tweezers
Water for Waterslide Decals
Paint: (See MARKING OPTIONS)
Paint Brushes
Pin Vise or Drill
Glue Tips or Toothpicks

SPECIFICATIONS

Scale: 1/48
Length: 8.7" (22.1cm)
Wingspan: 10.4" (26.4cm)
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