Scale Aircraft Conversions 72030: He-177 Landing Gear
PRICE: $16.95 MSRP
FOR: Revell 1/72 kit
REVIEWER: Scott Van Aken
NOTES: Cast Metal.

This next new Scale Aircraft Conversions set is for the Revell 1/72 He-177. This aircraft has some pretty hefty gear as you can see. The set includes both right and left side legs for the main landing gear. Also included are the retraction struts for the main gear. A new tail wheel strut is also included. The parts are quite well cast and all one needs to do is clean up the mold seams, paint things and install them in place as they are direct replacements for the kit parts. It is not uncommon for cast metal bits to be a bit bent but some careful straightening out will bring them into line once again.

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April 2011

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