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    P-51B Mustang "Steve Pisanos"
    P-51B Mustang "Steve Pisanos"
    P-51B Mustang "Steve Pisanos"
    P-51B Mustang "Steve Pisanos"
    P-51B Mustang "Steve Pisanos"
    P-51B Mustang "Steve Pisanos"

    P-51B Mustang "Steve Pisanos" Aircraft Model

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    A 1/48 scale premium diecast model aircraft of a North American P-51B Mustang "Steve Pisanos" - 36798, 4th FG, 334th FS, May 1944.

    This premium model features:

    • True 1/48 scale, ensuring accurate representation of the iconic aircraft
    • Professionally painted with great attention to detail
    • All markings are tampoed (pad applied) for a realistic look
    • Option to display the model on a stand that is provided, with the landing gear in the up or down positions
    • Canopy that can be displayed open or closed
    • Removable pilot figure included for added realism
    • Made of extremely heavy metal with a minimum of plastic, making it a durable and long-lasting addition to your collection
    • Highly sought after and collectable

    This model has a wingspan width of 23.5cm (9.25") and a nose-to-tail length of 20cm (8").

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    1/48 Scale North American P-51 Mustang Diecast Model

    Model Details

    Scale & Dimensions:

    Embrace the true essence of aviation history with this meticulously crafted 1/48 scale model aircraft of the North American P-51 Mustang. This diecast model aircraft measures an impressive length of 9.25 inches (23.5 cm) and a wingspan of 11.02 inches (28 cm), perfectly capturing the grandeur of the original in a compact form.

    Material and Build:

    Constructed from exceptionally heavy metal with minimal plastic, this airplane model exemplifies durability and longevity. Its robust build quality ensures it stands the test of time, making it a prized piece in any display model collection.

    Detail and Accuracy:

    Every inch of this model airplane showcases astounding attention to detail and accuracy. The tampoed markings offer a realistic and professional finish, replicating the historical aircraft with precision.

    Special Features:

    This aircraft model features a versatile display option with its provided stand, allowing for both 'in-flight' and 'landed' positions. The canopy can be displayed open or closed, and it includes a removable pilot figure, adding a touch of realism to this exquisite model.

    Historical Significance

    Development and First Flight:

    The North American P-51 Mustang, developed in the early 1940s, rapidly became a symbol of American air power during World War II. Its first flight in 1940 marked the beginning of a new era in fighter aviation.

    Combat History:

    Renowned for its role in WWII, the P-51 Mustang was instrumental in various conflicts, especially in the European theater. It was operated predominantly by the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) and other Allied air forces.

    Milestones:

    This aircraft model represents a machine that set numerous records, including being one of the fastest piston-engine fighters, and played a pivotal role in securing Allied air superiority.

    Technical Aspects

    Aircraft Variants:

    The P-51 Mustang had several variants, including the P-51B, P-51C, and the famed P-51D. Each variant brought unique improvements and capabilities to this legendary fighter aircraft.

    General Specifications:

    The P-51 Mustang boasted impressive specs, including a top speed of over 437 mph, a range of 1,650 miles, and a service ceiling of 41,900 feet, showcasing its remarkable performance capabilities.

    Weaponry and Defense:

    Armed with powerful machine guns and capable of carrying bombs and rockets, the P-51 was not only a fast reconnaissance aircraft but also a formidable fighter and ground-attack aircraft.

    Innovative Features:

    The Mustang was ahead of its time with innovations like its laminar-flow wing and efficient radiator design, setting new standards in aircraft design.

    As a connoisseur of aviation history or a collector of model airplanes, this 1/48 scale North American P-51 Mustang diecast model is a must-have. Its unparalleled craftsmanship, historical significance, and stunning details make it an exceptional addition to your collection. Don't miss the opportunity to own a piece of history. Add this exquisite model to your cart today, and let it take a place of honor in your display.

    PM_031_HA8515

    Data sheet

    Model Scale
    1/48
    Material
    Zinc Alloy

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