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The P-38L Lightning WWII Model Kit

Available only from Hammacher Schlemmer, this is the model kit that re-creates the heaviest fighter of the Unites States Army Air Forces during WWII. Known to the enemy as “the fork-tailed devil,” the P-38L first saw service in the Normandy Invasion, during which its twin Allison engine design was hailed for providing the power essential for ground support. All of the plane’s features are reproduced in precise detail with the kit’s 362 pieces, including rubber tires, metal ailerons and flap shaft, engine intake netting, photo-etched control surface hinges, and more. The instruction manual is accompanied by an 80-page book illustrated with 175 period photographs—one third of which are rare color originals—and detailed line drawings. Forms a 19"-wingspan.




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Item 90886

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Item Ships via Truck

Shipped via truck and may require customer assistance upon delivery. You will be contacted to make an appointment for delivery. We're sorry, but gift wrap and gift cards are not available.

Canada Duty Free

This product is Duty Free to Canada

GST still applies and will be charged upon processing.

Price $149.95
Expected ship date 11/12/2019

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