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Select a thumbnail to see the picture full-size. In Stock (Ships in 1-3 business days)List price: $33.99You pay: $22.49(All prices in U.S. Dollars)Manufacturer: HobbyBoss ModelsStock Number: HBB 80328Scale: 1/48View all products of type "F4F Wildcat"
This model kit requires assembly. Cement, paint and other construction materials not included unless specifically stated in the description.
The Wildcat was the main shipboard fighter when the US entered WWII. The F4F was barrel-shaped, with angular wingtips and rudder and a narrow-track undercarriage. The F4F was well-armed and reliable, and was a natural shipboard aircraft, probably easier to land on a carrier deck than on land. The F4F never had a operational speed limitation.
The F4F had hydraulic wing folding,The US Navy orders totaled 1169 F4F-4s. It had replaced the F4F-3 by August 1942.
Please note: With respect to european law, Hobbyboss no longer includes the "kill" markings shown with this kit.