1/48 Tamiya P-51B Mustang “Berlin Express”
January 25, 2013 in Aviation
Supporting force for the rescue unit.
This is P-51B Mustang finished with the markings of “Berlin Express” (43-24823) which was flown by Lt. William B. Overstreet of 363rd FS (357 FG)
Cockpit floor has corrected by adding a plastic plate painted to wooden color.
The cockpit is modified by:
- Eduard PE instrument panel
- Ultracast P-51 B/C resin seat
- Quickboost gunsight
The painting was done with Gunze Sangyo acrylics.The additional replacement parts are ;
-Ultracast P-51 B/C exhausts
-Ultracast P-51 Mustang Hamilton Standard Cuffed 4-Blade Propeller & Spinner.
-Ultracast P-51 wheels diamond tread
-Ultracast P-51 corrected flaps
Sliding canopy piece replaced by Squadron Malcolm Hood vacuform canopy
The decals are from Superscale 48-1064 set.
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