NEW 1/48 CORSAIR FROM MAGIC FACTORY

CHRIS CLIFFORD appraises Magic Factory’s 1/48 Dual Combo Limited Edition F4U-1A/2 Corsair package.

NEW 1/48 CORSAIR FROM MAGIC FACTORY

New-tool 1/48 aircraft kits are certainly stealing the crown from products previously thought to be the best in their scale. MiniArt’s freshly moulded P-47D Thunderbolt now easily eclipses Tamiya’s version. The latter company’s 1/48 F4U Corsairs were, for years, also considered the best of the bunch. But wait… fans of the type also have reason to rejoice, with the release of Magic Factory’s all-new Corsair. It comes in a Dual Combo Limited Edition (5001), offering enough parts for two whole models – an F4U-1A and an F4U-2 ‘Birdcage’ night-fighter. At £59.95, this represents superb value…

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