Eduard Model Accessories

1/72 F4U-1A Corsair interior photo etch detail set

Product # SS291 for Tamiya kit

Product Article by Steve Bamford on Nov 10 2014



This pre-painted photo etch detail set from Eduard is part of the Zoom series of photo etch sets and is available directly from Sprue BrosThis is mostly a cockpit detail set designed for the 1/72 Tamiya F4U-1A Corsair.  The parts include some pre-painted parts for the instrument panel, seat belts, pilot seat, rudder pedals, canopy mirror,   etc.  You also get a few parts for main landing gear.


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There are 2 pages of instruction in the usual line drawing format that Eduard is famous for and which are so easy to follow.  You will be required to cut away detail on the kit parts to fit these photo etched parts, but this is indicated on the instruction sheets.

You will be required to fold the photoetch in this set, but if you have one of the Hold & Fold photo etch benders from The Small Shop, then this will be an easy process.  They have a variety of benders for sharp corners as well as rounded corners and in many different sizes.

This cockpit detail set will do wonders upgrading the detail on your 1/72 Corsair.

You can buy this pre-painted photo etch detail set and thousands of other items directly from the Sprue Brothers Models site They are famous for their prompt service.

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Steve Bamford


Photos and text by Steve Bamford