The Whirlwind was a British WWII aircraft which served as a short range fighter/bomber. It was the first aircraft to be armed with four 20mm cannon. This kit is a 1:18 scale display model. Pre-1942 design, eligible for Society of Antique Modelers (SAM) contests.
This display model kit contains a full-size rolled plan, printed balsa and hand-picked balsa strip wood, vacuum-molded canopy, wheels, Tissuecal™ markings, and Easy Built Lite tissue in light sky blue, olive, and brown. To build this model you will need a building board set, hobby knife, fine sandpaper, and glue.
Canopy for Whirlwind is made from crystal clear light weight PETG plastic.item B107 Price: $3.95
Markings for the Whirlwind printed on white Easy Built Lite tissue.item B37 Price: $4.95/set
Includes a hobby knife, 5 blades, straight point tweezers, 5.5" x 9" Self Healing Cutting Mat, Jet Instant glue, Jet Super glue, Jet Tips, glue stick, canopy glue/tacky glue, MagnaBoard XL™ set, Minus Magnets 20 pack, and Rubber Powered Model Airplanes book. Save 25% off individually priced items!item B329 Price: $79.95
Excludes the book on rubber power and the glue stick. Includes a hobby knife, 5 blades, straight point tweezers, 5.5" x 9" Self Healing Cutting Mat, Jet Instant glue, Jet Super glue, Jet Tips, canopy glue/tacky glue, MagnaBoard XL™ set, and Minus Magnets 20 pack. Save 25% off individually priced items!item B332 Price: $66.95
Includes Sanding Stick with 120, 240, 320, 400, and 600 grit belts, Pull Saw Blade, K5 Heavy Duty Knife with beveled blade, Narrow Keyhole Saw Blades 5 pack, Curved Tip Tweezers, 1/16" Ball Tip Burnisher, Jewelers Needle Point Awl, Steel Ruler 6" x 1" with drill gauge, 15 piece drill set (1.05mm - 2mm). Save 30% off individually priced items!item B330 Price: $45.99
Includes a 10:1 winder, moldable nose weight, FAI SuperSport rubber 32 feet each 3/32", 1/8", and 3/16" and 32 feet EBM 1/16" rubber. Save 23% off individually priced items!item B331 Price: $34.95