This is a 1/72 Spitfire Mk.XIV-C Airplane from Academy Plastics.It's for experienced modelers.The Spitfire Mk.XIV was the first mass produced Spitfire with the 35 liter Griffon engine in place of the smaller Merlin. The aircraft was used extensively in Europe after D-Day, and to shoot down V-1 "buzz bombs".FEATURES: D ...Read more
It's for experienced modelers.
The Spitfire Mk.XIV was the first mass produced Spitfire with the 35 liter Griffon engine in place of the smaller Merlin. The aircraft was used extensively in Europe after D-Day, and to shoot down V-1 "buzz bombs".
FEATURES: Detailed 1/72nd scale for static display only.
Markings included for one aircraft.
63 parts in light grey and clear with delicate recessed panel lines.
Accurately reproduced 5-bladed propeller and spinner assembly.
Single and 3 part canopies may be posed open or close.
Cockpit detail: control linkages, instrument panel with raised
detail, seat with decal belts, armour plate, oxygen bottles, and
This is the version with the typical high turtledeck behind the
Service History: RAF and other Commonwealth air forces from mid-WWII onwards.
Description: Single engine, cannon armed, single seat fighter.
MARKING OPTIONS: Single sheet of decals which contains national insignia, code letters, serial numbers and stencils.
Kit markings are for Spitfire Mk.XIVc "DW o D", s/n RB159.
Top Surfaces: Dk Green (BS381C/641 - approx FS34079)/Ocean Grey
(BS381C/638 - approx. FS36152) camouflage stripes.
Bottom Surfaces: Medium Sea Grey (BS381C/637 - approx. FS36270).
Additional Paints Required:
Flat: Black, Aluminum, Metallic Grey, Lt Grey, White, Red, Yellow, Blue, Orange, Green, Brown, Tan.
Gloss: Silver, Gun Metal.
INCLUDES: One 1/72 Spitfire Mk.XIV-C Airplane
Paint: (see MARKING OPTIONS)
Liquid Plastic Cement
CA or Tube Type Thick Plastic Cement
Nice-to-have tools: Needle File Set, Sprue Cutter, Airbrush
SPECS: Scale: 1/72
Wingspan: 6-1/4" (15.6cm)
Length: 5-1/4" (13.1cm)
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