Douglas DC3 | 1:32 Model
Douglas DC3 | 1:32 Model
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The legendary Douglas DC-3 is one of the most important aircraft in aviation history. This superb 1:32 scale model is 61cm long with a wingspan of more than 90cm, and every detail of the original faithfully recreated.
Each pack comes complete with all your parts and detailed instructions for every stage of the build. The beautifully illustrated magazine also tells you the story of the DC-3
Product in Depth
Riveting tool kit - Free with your 2nd delivery.The riveting tool has a total length of 125 mm. It includes a toothed wheel to allow engraving rivets by making it roll on the surface. The diameter of this wheel is 11.75 mm and the distance between every tooth and the next one is 1 mm; this translates in a correct line of rivets for 1/32 aircraft.
Key Features of the Douglas DC-3
Year of manufacture
The DC-3 was produced in a long series of variants in the course of the 1930s and 1940s.
The propeller-driven Douglas DC-3 had a cruising speed of 207 mph (333km/h) and a range of 1,500 miles (2,400km)
Engines DC3-A Version
2 Pratt & Whitney Twin Wasp R-1830-S1C3G radial engines 14 cylinders, air-cooled
Designer Arthur E.Raymond (1899-1999), who helped to create the DC-3, became Chief Engineer, then Vide-President of the Douglas aircraft company. He later collaboarted with NAS on the de sing of the Gemini and Apollo missions
Cutaway sections reveal the authentic interior detailing, such as the seating in the passenger cabin and the cockpit
Pan American World Airways
Decals provided with your parts recreate the livery of a classic Pan Am DC-3
Laser-cut plywood, die-cast metal and photo-etched component | Working parts include the landing gear, doors and ailerons | High-quality material | Officially Licensed through Boeing
Length: 610mm | Wingspan: 900mm | Scale: 1:32
Clear step-by-step instructions show how to assemble and finish the parts - every step of the way. Even if you've never tried this type of project before, you'll be able to put your Douglas DC-3 together in easy stages, learning the skills as you go.
Through your building experience, you will have help from our experts with the easy-to-follow step-by-step assembly guide. You can also watch our Official Video Build Diary on Youtube or take a look also at our exclusive DC-3 Forum and discuss with fellow modellers.
Even as a model-making novice, you can build this unique 1:32 scale model together in easy stages, learning the skills as you go.
Your Build consists of 12 Packs. CLICK HERE for more details.
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2017-01-24 14:18:58I have finished building the DC3 and can confirm it is a highly detailed, well constructed kit. The parts supplied are made from numerous materials, plywood, plastic sheet, die cast metal, thin sheet metal and even flocking material to add the carpets. Details include seats with moving backs, detailed flight deck, a galley to the rear, curtains and two removable sections (nose and passenger cabin roof) so the detail can be seen. The build instructions are easy to follow, with clear pictures added to aid the builder and plenty of willing helpers on the forum for the less experienced builder. Well done Deagostini for bringing this iconic plane to there great collection of models. delboy271155
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