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P-39N/Q Engine
1/48 scale for Eduard Airacobra

 

Quickboost

 

S u m m a r y
Catalogue Number and Description Quickboost 48011 - P-39 Airacobra Engine
Price: available directly from http://www.quickboost.net  or at http://www.modelchoice.net
Scale: 1/48
Contents and Media: Four pieces in grey coloured resin
Review Type: FirstLook
Advantages: Excellent casting; beautifully detailed; accurate.
Disadvantages: Some very fragile parts
Recommendation: Highly Recommended

 

Reviewed by Floyd Werner


Quickboost's 1/48 Scale P-39N/Q Engine
will be available online from Squadron.com

 

FirstLook


Want to add something special to your Eduard P-39 without spending too much money? Try a Quick Boost engine.

There are four parts to this set. FOUR!? Yes, the engine assembly is a beautifully cast and flawless. The exhaust stubs on this part and the other side are beautiful and thin. The only other parts included are the access panel and the inboard panel that this panel attaches to.

The only negative aspect of this set is that the exhaust stacks that attach to the engine are very fragile.

This set should only require minimal cleanup. The instruction sheet is the on a piece of cardboard that shows where the parts go.

Due to the low cost and the excellent detail, I highly recommend this upgrade set to anyone who wants to add a little extra to their model.

The set can be obtained directly from http://www.quickboost.net  or at http://www.modelchoice.net .

Highly Recommended.

Thanks to Aires for the review sample


Text and Images Copyright 2006 by Floyd S. Werner Jr
Page Created 22 February, 2006
Last updated 21 February, 2006

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