The RAF need for an effective night fighter during the early war years saw the fitment of the new AI Mk IV radar into the proven Beaufighter. This was a sussess, and the Beaufighter remained potent in this role until replaced by the Mosquito later in the war. The High Planes kit offers a choice of all black aircraft from 25, 409 and 604 Sqn, RAF. Radar antennae are in etch brass, hedgehog exhausts in resin, remainder of kit as for the day fighters.
The High Planes Models kit includes limited run injection moulded plastic, resin and white metal parts, vacuum formed canopies by Falcon and three decal options.
Materials: Plastic, Resin, White metal
Decal Options: RAF x 3
This is an assembly kit for experienced modellers using limited run technology. Some clean up of parts and fitting will be required. Paint and cement not included. Suitable for ages 14 to Adult