Eduard Model Accessories

1/48 Spitfire Mk.IIa gun bays 

Product # 648610 for Eduard kit

Product Article by Steve Bamford on Apr 16 2021



This resin and photo etch set from Eduard is part of the Brassin series and is available directly from Eduard Model AccessoriesThis set includes the 8 Spitfire Mk.IIa gun bays in 1/48 scale.


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This resin set includes:

  • 8 multi-part machine guns

  • upper and lower gun bay covers

  • upper and lower ammo compartment covers

  • photo etch gun bay walls

  • photo etch detail parts

There are 6 pages of instructions in the usual line drawing format that Eduard is famous for and which are so easy to follow.  The instructions also include painting instructions.

You will be required to fold the photoetch in this set, but if you have one of the Hold & Fold photo etch benders from The Small Shop, then this will be an easy process.  They have a variety of benders for sharp corners as well as rounded corners and in many different sizes.

The gun bays are a critical part of any fighter aircraft and this set will permit you to add loads of wonderful detail to your 1/48 Spitfire Mk.IIa from Eduard.

You can buy this detail set and thousands of other items directly from Eduard Model Accessories.

Images in this article are by Eduard Model Accessories.

Steve Bamford

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Photos and text by Steve Bamford