Hasegawa

1/72 Avro Lancaster B Mk.1/Mk. III model kit

Product # E23

Product Article by Emad Tabsh

  Lebanon National Day 2005 

 

 

 

This is "Hasegawa's" new 1/72nd.  Avro Lancaster B Mk.1/Mk. III kit.

Kit#  E23.

Box dimensions:  Length 420 mm   Width  270 mm  Height 70 mm  

Kit's dimensions:  Length  300 mm    Span  431.5  mm   Height  85 mm

Number of sprues: 9 light gray and two clear ones.

One clear poly cap sprue included.

Total number of parts are 249.

Surface detail is engraved/raised where appropriate.

Some parts included are not to be used( for future other variants releases).  

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Kit's features:

  • -Detailed interior with decal instrument panel.

  • -Detailed landing gear bays.

  • -Detailed bomb bay with different bomb loads.

  • -Optional propellers

  • -Optional canopy parts  

Markings included are for 3 aircraft:  

  • - An aircraft of the RAF A.F. 467 Sq. code PO-S, summer of 1944

  • - An aircraft of the RAF A.F. 467 Sq. code PO-S, May 1944

  • - An aircraft of the RAF A.F. 467 Sq. code PO-V, summer of 1943

Artwork by Koike Shigeo

Hope you like it.

Happy modeling

Emad

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Photos and text by Emad Tabsh