The North American P-51 Mustang had a humble genesis as a British request for single engine escort fighters but became, arguably, World War II's most important fighter aircraft. It had incredible endurance, fantastic maneuverability and excellent high-altitude performance, and served throughout World War II and beyond. This aircraft is one that holds a great deal of interest for many modellers around the world. This book takes the modeller from the aircraft's beginnings to the ultimate manifestation of this elegant and deadly bird, the F-82 G/H Twin Mustang. Special attention is paid to painting both both interiors and exteriors, with a wide range of different schemes used.Subject: P-51D Modeler: Stan Spooner Skill Level: Intermediate Base kit: Tamiya P-51D Mustang 8th AF Ace (61089) Scale: 1/48 Additional detail True Details P- 51 seat (48453); Obscuro ... Originally released in 1995, there have been several updates and variations released since. ... A small drop of CA glue and I had no slippage problem when the coils were being bent into the hosea#39;s final shape.
|Title||:||Modelling the P-51 Mustang|
|Publisher||:||Osprey Publishing - 2012-02-20|