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Minicraft 1/72 PBM-5 Mariner - MI11684
Minicraft 1/72 PBM-5 Mariner 'Nightmare'  - MI11684

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The Martin PBM Mariner was an American patrol bomber flying boat of World War II and the early Cold War period. The first PBM-1s entered service with Patrol Squadron Fifty-Five (VP-55) of the United States Navy on 1 September 1940. In late 1944, the service acquired 41 PBM-5 models and more were delivered in the latter half of 1945. Kit features engraved and recessed panel lines, detailed (cockpit, crew and gunner stations (nose, upper and tail turret), detailed bomb bay with depth bombs and racks (optional open/closed with landing lights), detailed radial twin engines with positionable cowl flaps and control surfaces, choice of (3 or 4 blade) single piece propellers, AN/APS-15 radar, beaching gear and struts, transparent accents (main canopy, gun turrets, lights and other glazing's). Decals and markings for (2) aircraft: PBM 'Nightmare' VPB-26, Okinawa 1945 and PBM-5 Tokyo Bay, September 1945.