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1/32 F4U-1A Corsair

  • Was: £129.98
    £110.50
  • Ex Tax: £92.08
  • Brand Tamiya
  • Product code: 7060325
  • Manufacturer part no: 60325
  • Availability: In Stock

With a highly complex P and W R-2800 engine generating 2000hp a 4-meter propeller and striking gull wings the Corsair was certainly a memorable aircraft; it was effective too and was one of the mainstays of the US Navy The F4U-1A variant was assigned to units from Summer 1943 and featured upgrades such as a semi-bubble canopy to improve previously limited visibility plus the ability to carry bombs..

With a highly complex P and W R-2800 engine generating 2000hp a 4-meter propeller and striking gull wings the Corsair was certainly a memorable aircraft; it was effective too and was one of the mainstays of the US Navy The F4U-1A variant was assigned to units from Summer 1943 and featured upgrades such as a semi-bubble canopy to improve previously limited visibility plus the ability to carry bombs of up to 1000lb It saw a large amount of action in fighting with the Japanese Navy around the Solomon Islands; the Corsair continued to serve through the Korean War in the guise of further variants the bomber capability pioneered by the F4U-1A proving a most effective addition to the aircrafts inherent ability This is a 1-32 scale plastic model assembly kit of the F4U-1A Corsair Fueslage length- 318mm wingspan- 390mm ★Features specific to the F4U-1A such as the semi-bubble canopy starboard leading edge spoiler and extended tail wheel strut are captured with accuracy ★The model accurately reflects the new F4U-1A seat position and accompanying changes in the cockpit ★Assemble with flaps and elevators in up or down position as per your preference ★2-piece engine cowling can be removed after assembly to allow appreciation of the breathtaking engine recreation ★Aircraft can be assembled in parked or airborne state ★3 included marking options recreate US Navy and US Marine Corps units