RAF WWII Personnel
Eduard, 1/48 scale
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||Eduard Kit No. 8507 - RAF WWII
|Contents and Media:
||38 parts in olive coloured plastic
making up six full figures
||USD$12.95 plus shipping,
available online from Eduard
||Maintenance poses for ground crew; nice chunky scale appearance; high level of detail;
includes oil can and chocks; versatile use for dioramas or individual aircraft models.
Reviewed by Brett Green
Eduard's 1/48 scale RAF WWII Personnel are available online from Squadron.com
Eduard released a figure set, "RAF Fighter Crew 1940",
in the middle of this year. They have now supplemented this figure set
with a new release, "RAF WWII Personnel". These six figures may be used
to complement the early fighter crew figures, or may be employed on
This set will be appropriate for any period in
Britain or the European theatre from 1939 to 1945.
The kit comprises 38 parts in grey plastic,
making up a total of six ground crew figures.
All the figures are provided in fairly relaxed
Each figure is made up of separate arms and legs,
a torso and head. Detail is very good, with individual facial
the thumbnails below to view larger images:
A few props are also included - an oil can and
a wheel chock.
The figures are nice and chunky. I measured one of the typical figures. He was
37mm from the bottom of his heel to the top of his head, which
scales out to 177.6 cm, or around 5' 10".
Eduard's 1/48 scale "RAF WWII Personnel" is a
versatile figure set that will lend a sense of scale and context to an
individual model or a diorama.
Thanks to Eduard for the sample
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