Scale Aircraft Conversions 72054: Canberra Landing Gear
PRICE: $14.95 MSRP
FOR: Airfix 1/72 kit
REVIEWER: Scott Van Aken
NOTES: Cast Metal

This Scale Aircraft Conversions set is for the Airfix 1/72 Canberra; all the variants recently kitted. It includes a new nose gear well, something that is a major plus as the Canberra is a major tail sitter. It also has a nose gear, two main gear legs and their retraction struts.  This is a direct replacement for the CMR kit parts .

The gear is quite sturdy, and all one needs to do is clean up the mold seams, paint things and install them. As can happen, some of the thin pieces may be a tad bent, but will straighten up quite easily.

You can order these direct at if your local hobby shop or favorite on-line retailer does not stock them.

January 2013

Thanks to Scale Aircraft Conversions for the review set.

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