WWII Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat fighter model kit 1/48Encore
This Grumman-built carrier-capable World War II fighter; the most successful combat aircraft, is presented here in its most produced variant. Beautifully rendered in gull gray plastic with very refined panel lines.
Kit includes extensively detailed R-2800-10W engine. Fully detailed cockpit with optional resin seat, three bladed propeller, clear parts with two versions of windscreens, detailed landing gear with the choice of plastic or resin wheels and the choice of two different cowls.
Kit features separate control surfaces, external fuel tank and two 250 lbs bombs. Decals are provided for four versions: F6F-5 of VF-46, USS Independence 1945, F6F-5 of VF-83 USS Essex, 1945, F6F-5 of VF-29, USS Cabot 1945 and F6F-5 of VF-24, US Santee (CVE-29) 1945.