Platz Hobby

1/72 Ki-48 Lily photo etch detail set

Product # M-72X-07 for Hasegawa kit

Product Article by Steve Bamford on Nov 23 2010

 

Platz Hobby has another of their pre-painted photo etch sets available and this time if is for the older 1/72 Hasegawa Ki-48 "Lily" kit.  This set is produced by Eduard, so you know you are getting the best photo etch available.  The photo etch fret is made from stainless steel and includes some pre-painted items.

This set includes:

  • 2 layer pre-painted instrument panel

  • pre-painted cockpit panels

  • pre-painted panels to attach to plastic boxes on cockpit sidewalls

  • pre-painted seat belts

  • 1 pilot seats

  • rudder pedals

  • radio antenna

  • cockpit throttles and levers

  • machine gun sight

  • pre-painted compass

  • other various parts

The 2 pages of instructions are well laid out and include plenty of detail to help you use this set.

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This photo etch set will be a quick way to add some excellent pre-painted detail to the cockpit and airframe on the older 1/72 Hasegawa Ki-48 Lily.  You will not be disappointed.

Steve

Check out http://www.platz-hobby.com/ for this and other fine products.  I'd like to thank Platz for the review sample.

Photos and text by Steve Bamford