A6M2B Zero Type 21 Aircraft -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/24 Scale -- #2405

Trumpeter A6M2B Zero Type 21 Aircraft -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/24 Scale -- #2405
Images
User Image User Image User Image
Availability:Out of Stock
Your Price:$94.89
Qty
Retail $122.99:22% Off
Rewards Points:2704
Rating:
45 Stars (5)
Read All  Write
Product Number:TSM2405
Product Description

This is a 1/24 scale Mitsubishi A6M2b Model 21 Zero Fighter plastic model airplane.

Product Features
  • Engine detail
  • Sprung landing gear
Product Specifications
  • Trumpeter Product Number: 2405
  • Length:380.3 mm Wingspan:499.5 mm
Product Markings
  • Akagi 2nd squardron 2nd section No.1 A.C. during Pearl Harbour attack
What's Included
  • 193pcs
  • 9 sprues
  • 2 rubber tires
  • Photo etched aileron & flap hinges
  • Instrument film part
Requirements & Suggestions
Suggested Supplies view all
Acrylic XF70 Dark Green 3/4 oz -- Hobby and Model Acrylic Paint -- #81370
Acrylic XF70 Dark Green 3/4 oz -- Hobby and Model Acrylic Paint -- #81370
Plastic Cement Tube 5/8 oz -- Plastic Model Cement -- #3501
Plastic Cement Tube 5/8 oz -- Plastic Model Cement -- #3501
Model Master Metallic Blue Gloss 1/2 oz -- Hobby and Model Enamel Paint -- #2768
Model Master Metallic Blue Gloss 1/2 oz -- Hobby and Model Enamel Paint -- #2768
Military Aircraft Spray Set -- Hobby and Model Paint Set -- #9216
Military Aircraft Spray Set -- Hobby and Model Paint Set -- #9216
Product Rankings
Information

The A6M2b Type 21 Zero was the second major production version of this famous WWII aircraft. The first A6M2 began flight testing on December 28, 1939. The aircraft's performance exceeded the Navy's most optimistic expectation. Production of an initial service test batch of A6M2s began, and initial flight trials were completed in July of 1940. The Type 21 was externally similar to the earlier Type 11 but was fully navalised with folding wing tips and a tail hook. On July 21, 1940 the Japanese Navy decided to assign 15 pre-production A6M2s to the 12th Combined Naval Air Corps for combat trials in China. In China, the A6M2 entered combat for the first time on August 19, 1940. In combat the Zero proved to be a formidable adversary to most other contemporary fighters, and spearheaded the Japanese attacks on Pearl Harbor, the Philippines and most of the other Japanese Pacific conquests. The final air battles fought by the A6M2 were on October 26, 1942 during the Battle of Santa Cruz. After that time, the A6M2 was superseded by the A6M3 version of the Reisen, and A6M2s were relegated to second-line units and training outfits. Many of these obsolete A6M2s were brought back to operational status and expended in kamikaze attacks in the last year of the war.

Other Customers Also Ordered view all
Horses by a Stream -- Paint By Number Kit -- #91159
Horses by a Stream -- Paint By Number Kit -- #91159
LaGG-3 Series 1,5,11 -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/72 Scale -- #rd0037
LaGG-3 Series 1,5,11 -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/72 Scale -- #rd0037
Junkers Ju87G Stuka Kanonenvogel -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/32 Scale -- #08075
Junkers Ju87G Stuka Kanonenvogel -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/32 Scale -- #08075
Model Master Metallic Blue Gloss 1/2 oz -- Hobby and Model Enamel Paint -- #2768
Model Master Metallic Blue Gloss 1/2 oz -- Hobby and Model Enamel Paint -- #2768
Product Tags
Scale : 1/24 Scale (11)
Sector : Military (2293)
Country : Japanese (168)
Type : Fighter (1372)
Era : World War II (979)
Also Viewed view all
P51K/RF Mustang Fighter (Re-Issue) -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/24 Scale -- #14003
P51K/RF Mustang Fighter (Re-Issue) -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/24 Scale -- #14003
Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb-24 Aircraft -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/24 Scale -- #2403
Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb-24 Aircraft -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/24 Scale -- #2403
Fokker DR.I Manfred Von Richthofen Triplane -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/28 Scale -- #04744
Fokker DR.I Manfred Von Richthofen Triplane -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/28 Scale -- #04744
B-17G Flying Fortress -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/48 Scale -- #855600
B-17G Flying Fortress -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/48 Scale -- #855600
Vought F4UF Corsair -- Plastic Model Airplane -- 1/32 Scale -- #02222
Vought F4UF Corsair -- Plastic Model Airplane -- 1/32 Scale -- #02222
A6M5 Zero Fighter Type 52 -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/32 Scale -- #08054
A6M5 Zero Fighter Type 52 -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/32 Scale -- #08054
North American P-51D Mustang -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/32 Scale -- #60322
North American P-51D Mustang -- Plastic Model Airplane Kit -- 1/32 Scale -- #60322
P38L-5-LO Lightning Fighter -- Plastic Model Airplane -- 1/32 Scale -- #02227
P38L-5-LO Lightning Fighter -- Plastic Model Airplane -- 1/32 Scale -- #02227
Prev
Next
Back To Product Listing
The #1 Source for Hobby Products!
Help
Account
Cart
x
Counter