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  1. This model kit faithfully recreates the H variant of the Lockheed P-38! This limited-edition variant of the 1/48 P-38 Lightning masterpiece kit, will only be sold in a white box format. New parts are included specifically for this kit to depict the P-38H, a variant which was produced from May 1943 and were given an improved 20mm cannon, as well as a bomb payload capacity of 1,500kg. More powerful 1,400hp engines were paired with intercoolers and radiators from previous variants. · 1/48 scale plastic model assembly kit. Fuselage length: 240mm, wingspan: 330mm. · This kit creates a parked aircraft. · New parts specific to P38H variant: Larger supercharger intakes, rear canopy without reinforcing frames, instrumentation, nose landing gear strut and bay covers, main landing gear reinforcements, upgraded 20mm cannon and 12.7mm machine guns that were often modified on the ground, plus turbocharger coolant pipe. · Choose whether to attach optional main landing gear air duct. · Weights are included in the kit to ensure correct balance of the model when displayed. · A detailed cockpit features the wheel-type controls, radio, throttle box and more. · 1 marking option is included, depicting an aircraft with lively nose art and belonging to the 432nd Fighter Squadron, part of the 475th Fighter Group that was devastatingly effective from 1943-44 over the Pacific. · Plain white box with a color label on the lid. One Shot Production Run! · Comes with canopy masking stickers and a full-color painting guide.
  2. Tamiya main goal is to offer the world the most rewarding modeling experience possible.
  3. CVS and Walgreens are out of stock of IPA....
  4. To end all debate someone please post comparisons to the official Grumman loft line or outer mold line drawings....PLEASE.
  5. The 4320 yen price was for the limited number pre-production white box kit. The retail kits will be at a higher price so you can’t gauge the yen retail price off of the pre-production white box.
  6. We are planning on it. Limited number though and you will need to be at the event. One per person.
  7. The limited number white box have special pricing for events. The retail boxing will be at a different price.
  8. Loft line drawings always helps. If you have them any thing else is in doubt.
  9. Contact Tamiya America, Inc. customer service dept. 800-826-4922 Remember this is for US customers.
  10. The parts are in stock! I walk by them everyday in our customer service department. Happy Modeling!
  11. I can help, I'll send it from Irvine, CA.
  12. Maybe they will release it before Chinese New Year?
  13. Holiday Pro-tip: Go to your local hobby store. Purchase Tamiya item# 61114 Grumman F-14A Tomcat and item#61118 Grumman F-14D Tomcat. Wrap said items and place under the Christmas tree. Wait for Christmas Day. Unwrap said items in front of your family to show your joy and now you have a model of the F-14 Tomcat for Christmas, disappointment prevented. Merry Christmas and Happy Modeling!
  14. Item#: 0116102 P/Q Parts: 61118 Will be available 1/9/19
  15. https://www.tamiya.com/english/products/61119/index.htm
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