1/144 Avia B-534

1/144 Avia B-534 3d printed Miniatures Games
The Avia B-534 is a Czechoslovak biplane produced during the period between the Great War and World War II. The B-534 was designed as a single-engine biplane fighter with a license-built Hispano-Suiza inline powerplant, and fixed landing gear. The air forces of the 1930s were reluctant to abandon the maneuverability and climb rates of biplanes for the speed of monoplanes, even in the face of new and better technology. The success of the Soviet pilots with biplanes may have contributed to this reluctance; they were known to strip their aircraft of sliding canopies, preferring to have the wind in their faces. Aircraft with two fabric-covered wings and fixed landing gear were also less expensive to manufacture.
cm: 6.518 w x 5.994 d x 2.468 h
in: 2.566 w x 2.36 d x 0.972 h

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Being brought into life... painted with Agama acrylic colours, decals are on its way :-)
August 19, 2013, 7:56 am
 
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