Messerschmitt Me 262 Flaps 1/48 scale for
S u m m a r
Catalogue Number and Description
Models 4203 - Me 262 Flaps
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casting, sharp trailing edges, includes “blanking plates”.
Aires 1/48 scale
Messerschmitt Me 262 Flaps are available online from Squadron.com
For those of us who
like to animate our aircraft, Aires have added a set of Me 262 flaps to
Eight items are provided in Aires usual cream coloured resin. They are
free of any air bubbles and where necessary, the edges are razor sharp.
If using these parts for the Tamiya kit (for which they are a perfect
fit), I would recommend sanding off the delicate raised rivet detail. As
the aforementioned kit doesn’t reproduce this feature, the replacement
items would look out of place.
Thoughtfully Aires also include the “blanking plates” that fill the gap
between the wings after the necessary surgery. These are also suitably
detailed but strangely no mention of them is made on the instruction
This is an easy way to
make your chosen Me 262 a little more interesting than just “out of the
box” (not that there’s anything wrong with that!).
Thanks to Aires for the review sample
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