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and is no longer available.List price: $21.00You pay: $14.39(All prices in U.S. Dollars)Manufacturer: Academy ModelsStock Number: ACD 2146Scale: 1/48View all products of type "Me-109"
This model kit requires assembly. Cement, paint and other construction materials not included unless specifically stated in the description.
In an attempt to improve on the Luftwaffe capabilities back in the 1930's, Professor Willy Messerschmitt developed the Bf-109. During WWII the Bf-109 Mersserschmitt was used as an escort for German bombers during the Battle of Britain. As the war progressed the G version was developed to improve performance. This version became the most extensively built of the Bf-109. To increase its capabilities a Daimler-Benz DB605A 1,475Hp 12 cylinder engine was used.
The Main armament of the Mersserschimitt Bf-109 G was a pair of 13mm machine guns mounted under the cowling ahead of the cockpit canopy. Of course, they were synchronized to fire through three bladed prop. It was also armed with a 20mm MG151 or 30mm Mk109 canon that was fired through the prop spinner. With the improved HP. and armament the Bf-109G became one of the most respected fighter aircraft of WWII.
- Fully engraved panel lines & details
- Highly detailed cockpit interior & landing gear
- Various under-wing weaponry included