Hunting Percival Jet Provost T.4 Starter Set 1:72

Hunting Percival Jet Provost T.4 Starter Set 1:72

$12.99

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Hunting Percival Jet Provost T.4 Starter Set 1:72

$12.99

Item Code: A55116

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The Jet Provost was introduced in the late 1950s and quickly became the RAF’s premier jet basic trainer. The T3 model, introduced in 1959, featured an uprated engine and an improved canopy design, offering the side by side seated pilot and pupil a much improved view. The Provost was a joy to fly, forgiving and easy to learn on, with many of the 1960s and 70s RAF front line pilots learning their trade on its un-swept wings. Its reliability and strength also added to its suitability as a jet trainer and the addition of wing tip tanks on the T3 also added to its endurance. The T.4 model introduced another upgrade to the engine but was otherwise unchanged from the T.3.

Specification:

  • Max speed: 440 mph
  • Range: 901 miles
  • Wingspan: 35 ft 4in
  • Length: 33ft 7.5 in

 BAE SYSTEMS is a registered trade mark of BAE Systems plc.

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y Technical Specification & Detail

Scale 1:72
Skill 1
Flying Hours 1
Number of Parts 45
Dimensions (mm) L137 x W156
Age Suitability 8+

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sssss 5

A really fun build

My wife got me one of these as a stocking filler for Christmas. I was worried that the smaller size would mean the kit was more difficult but I've had an absolute blast building this little kit. The moulding is excellent - everything is nice and crisp and all the parts went together with hardly any need for any filler. The brush is decent and the paints are more than sufficient for the job. If you've not built any 1:72 scale kits before, this a a great one to start with. Highly recommended.

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sssss 5
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Great easy starter

Simple yet detailed and goes together perfectly. Ideal for the younger modeller as there is nothing frustrating or slow about this kit.

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sssss 5

Red Hot!

Excellent value for money kit. The detail including the cockpit, canopy and undercarriage is superb. The little paint tubs were very good, and the overall design, particularly the wing/tail fitting is fantastic. Reminiscent in quality for me with the Airfix 1/72 Vampire, so highly recommended by me!

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