Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina 1:72

Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina 1:72


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Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina 1:72


Item Code: A05007

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The superb amphibious Catalina entered service in 1939 and was immediately successful in its various roles. The type from 209 Squadron spotted the Bismarck during the famous action and 196 U-Boats were destroyed during the Second World War. The US Navy flew 'Black Cats' to harass Japanese naval vessels at night.

Please note: We have had reports that in some cases the instructions for paint scheme A has not been included with this kit. Due to these reports we have made the painting instructions available for download here.

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y Technical Specification & Detail

Scale 1:72
Flying Hours 2
Number of Parts 128
Dimensions (mm) L268 x W438
Age Suitability 8+

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Just finnished building this kit.Kit was no more difficultt than any other,cockpit detail is a little sparse however with a little on line reserch this can be overcome

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DO NOT GET THIS KIT UNLESS YOU KNOW HOW TO SCRATCH BUILD A LOT! this model has many flaws includeing the wings being well say about half a centimetre higher than it should normally. it has bad detail and no interior detail apart from a very basic cockpit. hope this helps you.

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Humbrol Enamel paints for the kit's primary decal scheme.

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