Spitfire Mk IXe Balsa Aircraft Kit
Not only was the Spitfire one of the most famous British aircrafts of the 20th century; it was also one of the most consequential aircrafts of the Second World War. The Spitfire was continuously improved during WW2 and the Spitfire Mk IXe entered service in the Summer of 1944. It featured a Merlin 70 engine which allowed for a maximum speed of 404mph. It could climb to a maximum altitude of 42,500 feet, with an incredible power (for it's time) of 1,720hp! The rate of climb was 4,745 feet per minute.
This Kit includes
Laser-Cut Balsa Sheets, Nose Weight, Decal Sheet & Stand.
Also includes illustrated building and flying instructions
Length - 346mm
Wingspan - 410mm
The Deluxe Materials Balsa Kit Glue Deal (sold separately) Contains:
Super Phatic Glue 50ml: Highly penetrating yellow aliphatic glue with "wicking" action . Dries to 50% of its weight so ideal for lightweight models.
Tissue Paste 50ml: A specially developed tissue paste used for sticking tissue paper to model aircraft.
Eze Dope 250ml: Traditional modellers tissue shrinking dope. A safe, non-toxic alternative to the traditional flammable dope liquid. Its safe non-flammable formula has little odour and brushes are water-washable.
(Please note: this deal includes only the glues mentioned. The Balsa Kit must be purchased separately.)