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Trumpeter - 1/48 - Fairey Firefly Mk.I

Trumpeter - 1/48 - Fairey Firefly Mk.I
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Trumpeter - 1/48 - Fairey Firefly Mk.I

Trumpeter - 1/48 - Fairey Firefly Mk.I

  • Brand: Trumpeter
  • MPN: Trumpeter 6-5810
  • Part #: MDLTMP605810
  • UPC:
  • Boat Type:N/A
  • Vehicle Manufacturer:N/A
  • Scale:1/48
  • Country:Britain
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Features

FIREFLY - British two-seat naval attack fighter that saw active service in World War II and the Korean War. Designed and built by Fairey Aviation Company Ltd, the prototype first flew on 22nd December 1941. Firefly Mark I deliveries commenced in March 1943. Aircraft were assigned to 1770 Naval Air Squadron, Fleet Air Arm, embarked in 1944 on the new Fleet Aircraft Carrier HMS Indefatigable. Firefly's first engagement was in July 1944 against German battleship Tirpitz while anchored in a Norwegian fjord.

- Engine: Rolls-Royce Griffon V12 IIB (1,730hp) or XII (1,900hp).
- Wingspan 44ft 6in (13.56m), Length 37ft 7in (11.46m), Max speed 315mph.
- Armament consisted of four wing-mounted 20mm Hispano-Suiza HS.404 autocannon, and underwing stores consisted of 16 x 3in 60lb rocket projectiles or 2 x 1,000lb bombs.

Firefly remained in Fleet Air Arm service until 1956 when succeeded by the Fairey Gannet. Various overseas naval forces used Firefly modified as target tugs and target drones until approx 1962.

Specifications

Scale    

1:48

Item Type    

Plastic Model Aircraft Kit

Length:

236.5mm  

Wingspan:

282mm 

Total Parts    

100+

Metal Parts    

n/a

Photo Etched Parts    

1 piece

Film Parts    

n/a

Resin Parts    

n/a

Total Sprues    

7 sprues

Released Date    

2018-02

More Features    

- The kit consists of  over 100 parts
- fuselage&wing with finely engraved panel lines

Manufacturer Part No: Trumpeter 6-5810 Brand: Trumpeter Product Type: - 1/48
UPC - Product Family: - Shipping Weight: 1 kg
PB Part No: MDLTMP605810 Product Model: -

Warranty: 12 months local warranty *
* Warranty period is as stated above unless the manufacturer has chosen to specify a longer period.
All warranties are return to base unless otherwise specified.

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Trumpeter - 1/48 - Fairey Firefly Mk.I

  • Brand: Trumpeter
  • MPN: Trumpeter 6-5810
  • Part #: MDLTMP605810
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Date Created: 18:18, 08-08-2020
Product URL: https://www.pbtech.co.nz/product/MDLTMP605810/Trumpeter---148---Fairey-Firefly-MkI
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Features

FIREFLY - British two-seat naval attack fighter that saw active service in World War II and the Korean War. Designed and built by Fairey Aviation Company Ltd, the prototype first flew on 22nd December 1941. Firefly Mark I deliveries commenced in March 1943. Aircraft were assigned to 1770 Naval Air Squadron, Fleet Air Arm, embarked in 1944 on the new Fleet Aircraft Carrier HMS Indefatigable. Firefly's first engagement was in July 1944 against German battleship Tirpitz while anchored in a Norwegian fjord.

- Engine: Rolls-Royce Griffon V12 IIB (1,730hp) or XII (1,900hp).
- Wingspan 44ft 6in (13.56m), Length 37ft 7in (11.46m), Max speed 315mph.
- Armament consisted of four wing-mounted 20mm Hispano-Suiza HS.404 autocannon, and underwing stores consisted of 16 x 3in 60lb rocket projectiles or 2 x 1,000lb bombs.

Firefly remained in Fleet Air Arm service until 1956 when succeeded by the Fairey Gannet. Various overseas naval forces used Firefly modified as target tugs and target drones until approx 1962.

Specifications

Scale    

1:48

Item Type    

Plastic Model Aircraft Kit

Length:

236.5mm  

Wingspan:

282mm 

Total Parts    

100+

Metal Parts    

n/a

Photo Etched Parts    

1 piece

Film Parts    

n/a

Resin Parts    

n/a

Total Sprues    

7 sprues

Released Date    

2018-02

More Features    

- The kit consists of  over 100 parts
- fuselage&wing with finely engraved panel lines

Date Created: 18:18, 08-08-2020
Product URL: https://www.pbtech.co.nz/product/MDLTMP605810/Trumpeter---148---Fairey-Firefly-MkI
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