A6M3 Zero plastic kit Eduard 1/48 scale
Eduard released a 1/48th scale kit of the legendary Japanese A6M Zero naval fighter in 2021.This series of kits was introduced with the premiere scale kit “Tora Tora Tora!” focusing on the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor theme released as LIMITED EDITION DUAL COMBO. The kit offers set of plastic parts and accessories for two models and markings for 12 aircraft from 6 IJN carriers. It is made from moulds produced in Eduard's tooling shop based on own 3D design.
Eduard Zeroes will be available as usual in the following editions:
- LIMITED EDITION, containing plastic parts for one or two models, a decal sheet for 10 to 12 machines, pre-painted photo-etched parts and masks for air brush. In some cases, the kit also includes additional parts produced by casting or direct 3D printing.
- ProfiPACK, containing plastic parts, decal sheet for five to seven machines, pre-painted photo-etched parts and masks for air brush.
- WEEKEND, containing plastic parts and decal sheet for four machines.
In the coming months and years, we will be releasing additional versions of the A6M Zero in all three of the above kit lines:
A6M2 Zero Type 11, 21
A6M3 Zero Type 22, 22a, 32
A6M5 Zero Type 52, 52a, 52b, 52c
A6M7 Zero Type 63 - 1/48
A6M2-N Rufe floatplane
A6M2-K two-seater trainer
In 2022, Eduard will release the A6M3 Type 22 and Type 32. In 2023 will follow A6M2-N Rufe and first version of A6M5.