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Wingsy Kits: Mitsubishi A5M2b Claude type 96
betheyn
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Posted: Saturday, January 07, 2017 - 05:48 AM UTC


A 1/48th IJN Type 96 carrier-based fighter II A5M2b "Claude" (late version) is a new tool release in a new range of kits from Wingsy kits.rn

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JPTRR
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Posted: Saturday, January 07, 2017 - 11:57 AM UTC
This is an exciting release. It appears to be a beautiful kit.
Merlin
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Posted: Saturday, January 07, 2017 - 11:53 PM UTC
Hi Andy

Thanks for the news - that does look really nice!

All the best

Rowan
thegirl
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Posted: Sunday, January 08, 2017 - 02:13 AM UTC
She does appear to be a very nice looking kit .
Never heard of this manufacture before are they new ?



Terri
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Posted: Sunday, January 08, 2017 - 03:48 AM UTC
Hi Terri I went and looked at their website they only have the one kit looks like they're brand new out of the Ukraine.
CaptnTommy
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Posted: Monday, January 09, 2017 - 09:45 AM UTC
if you want to attract Kids to the model game you should include a pilot.
rdt1953
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Posted: Monday, January 09, 2017 - 11:32 AM UTC
I've built the Classic Airframes short run kit and have both old and new FineMolds Claudes in my stash . The Wingsy kit looks to have more surface detail - rivets, etc-
than the FineMolds versions. Hmmm- tempting.
Richard