EDK82143 1/48 Focke Wulf FW190A-5 'Light Fighter' profipack

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EDK82143 1/48 Focke Wulf FW190A-5 'Light Fighter' profipack
Product Code: EDK82143
Brand: Eduard
WAS: £29.40
OUR PRICE:£19.00
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 The Fw190 first went into service in the summer of 1941. It proved to be much better than the RAF's Spitfire Mk V and soon became known as the Butcher Bird. Early versions suffered from overheating problems, which weren't completely rectified until later models. The Jabo versions were fitted as fighter bombers and could carry 250kg or 500kg bombs under the fuselage. The A-5 was the first of the 'longer' fuselage A series aircraft, the light refers to the aircraft with only two wing cannons.

Eduard are a Czech based manufacturer famed for the model accessories. They have in the last few years released a successful range of kits. The Profipacks contain a kit with several marking options, along with a Colour Zoom etch set, Canopy Mask and a full colour instruction booklet.
This is an all new tool kit that isn't based on the previous Fw190A kits by Eduard. This kit is more conventional and doesn't have all the engine, nose MG interior compartments or wing root cannon compartments. This means it will be simpler and more enjoyable to build and better suited for most modellers. It is still a highly detailed model kit, to Eduard's usual high standards and comes with decals for 5 different aircraft, including ones flown by famous aces such as Graf, Priller and Nowotny.