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RAF 1000lb. Bombs

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Catalogue Number and Description: CEC48149 - RAF 1000lb Bombs
Price: US$9.99
Scale: 1/48
Contents and Media: 8 x Pieces in resin (4 x Bombs)
Review Type: FirstLook
Advantages: Look good; interesting potential for either inside larger RAF aircraft bomb bays or in dioramas.
Disadvantages: Care will be required when removing casting blocks
Recommendation: Recommended

 

Reviewed by Brett Green


HyperScale is proudly sponsored by Meteor Productions

 

FirstLook

 

This is a very straightforward resin accessory set comprising 4 x 1/48 scale1000lb RAF bombs. 

Each bomb is cast in two parts. The stabilisor fin is attached by the end of the ring and should present few challenges in cleanup and removal. A little more care will be required when cutting the body of the bomb from the casting block, as this surface joins with the rear part of the bomb. A crooked cut will result in a misaligned bomb.

The bombs are cast very nicely in light grey resin. Subtle features such as mounting points and the fusing tip are faithfully reproduced.

These bombs will be handy for anyone building a big RAF bomber. The bombs will be suitable for use in an aircraft, on a trolley or on the ground.

Thanks to Meteor Productions for the review sample


Cutting Edge Modelworks Resin accessories are available at Meteor Productions Website


Review and Image Copyright 2000 by Brett Green
Page Created 12 February, 2001
Last updated 22 July, 2003

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