Eduard Model Accessories

1/48 AIM-9G/H Sidewinder Missiles and launch rails 

Product # 648030 

Product Article by Steve Bamford on June 21 2019



This resin set from Eduard is part of the Brassin series and is available directly from Eduard Model AccessoriesThis set includes four AIM-9G/H Sidewinder Missiles and launch rails in 1/48 scale.


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This resin set includes:

  • four complete AIM-9G/H Sidewinder Missiles

  • AIM-9G/H Sidewinder launch rails

  • guidance sensor ground covers

  • glass sensor lens made from clear resin

  • front winglets separately

  • photo etched set contains rings for rear of missile

  • decals include stripes for missiles and text decals for launch rails and missiles

There are 2 pages of instruction in the usual line drawing format that Eduard is famous for and which are so easy to follow.  The instructions also include painting instructions.

You might 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.

These missiles provide very high quality level of detail and realism.  The painting instructions and decals will give you highly detailed and accurate missiles.

You can buy this detail set and thousands of other items directly from Eduard Model Accessories.

Images in this article are by Eduard Model Accessories.

Steve Bamford

Photos and text by Steve Bamford