Eduard Model Accessories

1/48 Beaufighter Mk.IF interior photo etch detail set

Product # FE 1124 for Revell kit

Product Article by Steve Bamford on Dec 2 2020

      

This pre-painted photo etch detail set from Eduard is part of the Zoom series of photo etch sets and is available directly from Eduard Model AccessoriesThis is mostly a cockpit detail set designed for the 1/48 Revell Beaufighter Mk.IF.  The parts include some pre-painted parts for the instrument panel, throttle controls, side consoles etc.  You also get a few unpainted parts for the rudder pedals and straps etc.

 

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There are 3 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 set does a first class job giving you some very nice cockpit detailing, especially the instrument panel.  There are no seatbelts in this set, but you can buy pre-painted seat belts from Eduard product # FE 1125.

You can buy this pre-painted photo etch detail set and thousands of other items directly from Eduard Model Accessories.

Steve Bamford

Photos and text by Steve Bamford