Advanced Modeling 48032: ZAB-500Sh 500kg Incendiary Bombs






Any Appropriate 1/48 Soviet Aircraft


Scott Van Aken

Continuing with the Russian stores, this set is a pair of incendiary bombs. The ZAB-500Sh bomb comes in two pieces; a forward section and the aft portion that includes the fins. You might notice that the two sections are keyed to get the alignment just right. The casting on these bits is flawless and among the best castings I have ever seen. There are no instructions aside from the usual warnings concerning resin and a stats table on the bomb itself.

The bomb is suitable for a wide range of Russian jets from the Su-7B to the Yak-130. Very much worth the effort of seeking out.

September 2013

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