Scale Aircraft Conversions 48184: F4U Corsair Landing Gear
PRICE: $16.95 MSRP
FOR: HobbyBoss 1/48 Kit
REVIEWER: Scott Van Aken
NOTES: Cast Metal

This Scale Aircraft Conversions set is for the recent HobbyBoss 1/48 Corsair. The set includes the main landing gear as well as the retraction struts. The two piece tail gear is also included. An additional piece is the wing support pieces for the folded wing option, a nice addition. These are direct replacements for the 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 is the norm, some of the pieces are 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.

August 2012

Thanks to Scale Aircraft Conversions for the review set.

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