Encore Models F6F-5 Hellcat 1:48 Scale Squadron Products Limited Edition
Grumman-built carrier capable fighter; the most successful combat aircraft, most produced variant. Beautifully rendered in gull gray plastic with very refined panel lines. Kit comes with 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.