Valiant Wings Publishingâs twelfth title in the well-established Airframe & Miniature series- The Supermarine Spitfire Part 1 (Merlin-powered) - A Complete Guide To The Famous Fighter by Richard A. Franks - is coming back, expanded and updated!
The Spitfire is probably one of the most popular aircraft modelling subjects around. Our book goes some way towards unpicking the bewildering choices of variants and schemes that apply to the Merlin-powered versions.
This twelfth book in our much-acclaimed series now contains 272 pages packed with vital information that no active modeller and Spitfire enthusiast should be without.
â¢ 40+ pages of technical information
â¢ 20+ pages of walk-around images and technical diagrams
â¢ 30+ pages of camouflage and markings
â¢ 25+ pages of model builds and updated modelling information
â¢ 200+ photographs including wartime images
â¢ Colour side views and four-views by Richard J. Caruana
â¢ 3D isometric views of all variants by Wojciech Sankowski
â¢ Foreign service information
â¢ Assessments of all new kits issued since mid-2018
â¢ Specially commissioned extensive full kit builds by Libor Jekl, Steve A. Evans & Dani Zamarbide. Builds include Eduardâs new tool 1/48 Spitfire Mk I kit
â¢ Specially commissioned front cover artwork by Jerry Boucher
â¢ A bonus set of 1/48 scale plans