It was also a way for students to feel involved in the war effort. From original WWII drawings, with additional instructions and assembly photo sheet, these kits are made from solid balsa and take dedication and skill to build. Completed, they are true works of art. Most should be able to build one in 8 to 10 hours.
Tools required are a coping saw and whittling knife. Airplane kits included are P-51 Mustang, A6M "Zero", Spitfire, and Bf (or Me) 109. As a bonus, a deck of genuine.
Brand spotter playing cards is included with each kit. These cards feature silhouette images of Allied and enemy aircraft in use during WW II. These decks were designed to be entertaining as well as educational. The images depict a front, side and bottom silhouette of the aircraft, the view ground observers, pilots, and gunners would be most likely to see.All made in the USA. Com, LLC is proud to be an authorized dealer for PaulK. Your number one source for balsa wood airplane kits and flying toys since 1926. We are the official corporate sponsor of the Desert Rat, a B-17e restoration project. We stand 100% behind everything we sell.