Tamiya 1/72 Vought F4U-1A Corsair

SKU:
TA60775
£19.99
Adding… The item has been added

Out of stock

Brand:
Barcode:
4950344607754
Model Number:
60775
Scale:
1/72
Type:
Aeroplanes
Nation:
USA
Period:
World War Two
Manufacturer:
Vought
Build:
Unassembled (Kit)

The Tamiya 1/72 US F4U-1A Corsair is a plastic model kit in the Tamiya 1/72 Aircraft Plastic Model Kits. This plastic Aircraft kit requires paint and glue to complete.

Introduced into service in 1942, the Vought F4U-1 featured inverted gull wings and a massive 2,000hp engine spinning the largest propeller mounted on a fighter at the time. While the fighter's performance and toughness was quite impressive, deficiencies such as inadequate forward visibility, restricted all-round visibility due to the early frame-like canopy, and the tendency for the left and right wings to stall at different speeds led to various improvements being added throughout production, eventually resulting in the F4U-1A version. These improvements included a longer tailwheel leg for better forward visibility, a new canopy for better all-round visibility, and an almost unnoticeable 15cm Stall strip fixed to the leading edge of the right wing to ensure both wings would stall at the same speed.

Manufacturer: Tamiya
Model: 60775 US F4U-1A Corsair
Scale: 1/72

Wonderland Models deliver throughout the UK and Overseas. We endeavour to dispatch orders immediately but certainly within 48 hours of receipt. Orders will only be dispatched once payment has been received.

UK Delivery:

Order value (Including postage) Delivery Cost and Type
Up to £70.00 £4.99 - First Class Royal Mail
(Delivery Within 1-5 Days)
Over £70.00 £7.99 - DPD £7.99
(Courier Delivery Next Working Day)

Please be sure to give us your mobile phone number when ordering as DPD offer an email/text message option to enable you to receive notification of despatch and estimated delivery time. The express service requires a signature on delivery and must be ordered before 2pm for next working day delivery. The courier does not deliver on a weekend or bank holidays.

Express delivery is two days to some postcodes, and these incur a £6 surcharge. A list of applicable postcodes can be seen here.

Overseas Delivery:

European deliveries are sent by DPD. For details of delivery costs and times by country please click here.

For full shipping details please see the delivery section of our website here.