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F-5E Tiger II 1/32 Kitty Hawk

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Designed to be lighter, cheaper, and easier to field than its contemporaries, the F-5 Tiger nevertheless had an arduous road to acceptance in the USAF. It was used operationally in Vietnam and as an "aggressor" training aircraft for multiple units. Overseas, however, it was far better received by countries like Switzerland, Singapore, Taiwan and more. There, its high mission availability and low cost count for far more than some of the dubious advantages of larger, more complicated craft.

Please see the paint guide below for the manufacturer’s suggested colors.

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Product Details:

Scale: 1/32
Skill Level: 4
Parts: 200+
- Painting and assembly required
- 7 sprues
- Molded in grey plastic
- Two decal sheets
- One photo-etched fret
- Resin parts
- Clear parts
- Includes two figures
- Includes external stores
- Detailed cockpit interior and landing gear
- Several optional choice parts
- Extensive engine assembly
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Illustrated instructions and paint guide
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Paint Guide:

Common Colors – all versions require these colors
Dark Gull Grey FS 36231
Olive Drab
Red
Silver
Black
Gloss White
Light Grey FS 36495
Olive Green
Light Aircraft Grey BS381C/627
Burnt Iron
Clear Red
Clear Blue
Tire Black

Additional colors required for specific versions:

A. F-5N, VFC-111 ‘Sundowners’
Dark Sea Grey BS381C/638
Flat Black

B. F-5E, VFC-111
Dark Tan FS 30219
Yellow FS 33531
Light Brown
Flat Black

C. F-5E, South Korea Air Force
Grey FS 36375
Flat Black

D. F-5E, IRIAF
Dark Tan FS 30219
Dark Green FS 34079
Yellow FS 33531
Radar Dome

E. F-5E, RSAF
Grey FS 36270
Grey FS 36375
Radar Dome

F. F-5E, Mexican Air Force
Dark Green FS 34079
Green FS 34102
Dark Tan FS 30219
Flat Black

G. F-5E, USAF, 425th TFS, 01401
Flat Black

H. US aircraft F-5E
Dark Green FS 34079
Green FS 34102
Dark Tan FS 30219
Flat Black

I. F-5E, Brazilian Air Force
Dark Green FS 34079
Green FS 34102
Dark Tan FS 30219
Flat Black
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