Squadron Crystal Clear Canopies


$3.50 a set ($2.96 from Squadron)


1/48 B-25B, B-25 C/D, & B-29


Scott Van Aken



From Squadron comes the latest in new vacuformed canopies for three WWII US Bombers.  First up is set 9645 and it is for the Accurate Miniatures B-25B. This set includes not only the pilot and bombardier clear bits, but also the upper turret and two options for the tail transparency. Set 9646 is for the Accurate Miniatures B-25C/D and includes the pilot and bombardier transparencies (with two different nose transparencies; one for the strafer) In addition, there is the observation blister, bulged side windows, and tail transparency. The third set in this picture is 9641 for the Monogram B-29 Superfortress. This set includes the two nose transparencies as well as the four observation blisters. All of Squadron's clear vac canopies are made by Falcon of New Zealand, the premier vac canopy maker in the world.

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