Hellcat Mk 1


1/48 Eduard Hellcat Mk 1, s/n FN373 'J',
1839 NAS, Eglington Dec 1943


by David Harvey

 

Serial No

FN373 'J'

A/C type

F6F-3 /

Based at

1839 NAS, Eglington Dec 1943

History

 

Scheme

US equivalents of FAA colours - ANA603 Sea Grey, ANA613 Olive Drab and ANA610 Sky.

Kit

1/48 Eduard F6F-3 Hellcat kit with Xtradecals markings.

Reference

Xtradecals instruction sheet.

 

Introduction

This kit is the Eduard 1/48 F6F-3 kit I made out of the box with only the decals being aftermarket to make an FAA Hellcat Mk1. It went together quite easily and quickly and turned in to a bigger model than I was actually expecting it to.

The images

 

For the build log on the forum go HERE.