Cobra Company 1/48 F-8E Crusader Set First Look
|Date of Review||December 1999||Manufacturer||Cobra Company|
|Subject||F-8E Crusader Landing Gear||Scale||1/48|
|Kit Number||48014||Primary Media||Resin|
|Pros||Beautiful casting, corrects sit of Monogram kit.||Cons|
|Skill Level||Intermediate||MSRP (USD)||$12.95|
The Monogram F-8E kit's landing gear is not quite right - the completed model does not sit like the real Crusader. Cobra provides new main and nose gear struts which replicate the correct sit of the aircraft. Also included in the set is the earlier style nose wheel.
This detail set is available directly from Cobra Company.