One to Keep Your Eye On|
With over 30,000 produced, the Messerschmitt Bf109 is the most prolifically manufactured fighter in history; of its variants, the G-6 was the most numerous at 13,000 aircraft. In response to improving Allied foes in the air, Bf109 G aircraft had the more powerful DB605 engine, and from the G-6 were equipped with dual 13mm MG131 machine guns that required the distinctive bulges on either side of the cockpit cowling known as gBeule.h The Bf109 G-6 was deployed on both the Western and Eastern fronts, in particular dominating Soviet adversaries as it continued in service through to the end of WWII.
About the Model
★This is a 1/72 scale plastic model assembly kit. Fuselage length: 125mm, wingspan: 138mm. ★Accurately captures the Bf109 G-6 form with distinctive "Beule." ★Choose between open and closed canopy. The cockpit features excellent detail. ★Parts are included to recreate drop tanks. ★2 marking options include JG51 aircraft.
★Left: The slimline form of the aircraft is stylishly captured in the compact 1/72 scale, with 2 marking options included.|
★Right: Crisply molded parts feature panel lines and rivets, plus realistic landing gear bays and even drop tank parts.
★Left: Canopy can be depicted open or closed. The cockpit includes details such as throttle lever and circuit breaker panel.|
★Right: Central to the kit is the fit of landing gear and fuselage, for accurate position and angle. Covers are realistically slim.
Tamiya Color paints for painting the 1/72 Messerschmitt Bf109 G-6|
|Tamiya Color Spray Paint for Aircraft||Tamiya Color Spray Paint for Aircraft
|AS-5 Light blue (Luftwaffe)|
|Tamiya Color Lacquer Paint||Tamiya Color Lacquer Paint||Tamiya Color Lacquer Paint|
|LP-3 Flat black||LP-4 Flat white||LP-5 Semi gloss black|
|LP-11 Silver||LP-27 German gray||LP-61 Metallic gray|
|Tamiya Color||Tamiya Color||Tamiya Color|
|X-10 Gun metal||X-11 Chrome silver||X-18 Semi gloss black|
|XF-1 Flat black||XF-2 Flat white||XF-3 Flat yellow|
|XF-6 Copper||XF-7 Flat red||XF-8 Flat blue|
|XF-22 RLM grey||XF-24 Dark grey||XF-27 Black green|
|XF-52 Flat earth||XF-54 Dark sea grey||XF-56 Metallic grey|
|XF-57 Buff||XF-63 German grey||XF-85 Rubber black|
★Make the details stand out!|
Item 87131 Panel Line Accent Color (Black)
Item 87132 Panel Line Accent Color (Brown)
Item 87133 Panel Line Accent Color (Gray)
Item 87140 Panel Line Accent Color (Dark Brown)
★Useful tools in the construction of your model|
Item 74112 Fine Pin Vise D-R (0.1-3.2mm)
Item 74134 Fine Pivot Drill Bit 1.0mm (Shank Dia. 1.5mm)