Planet Models 1/72 IMAM Ro.41 (resin)


I've always liked this kit but I have not seen an in-depth online build. Its not perfect by any means, having only very basic detail parts and a generic engine. The kit boxtop illusration depicts unfaired wire wheels,but only spatted wheels are present in the kit. It does have appropriate scale trailing edge and builds into a tidy little model, as I hope these images prove.


I am currently 'upgrading' this kit as further investigation shows various changes are needed.


1. A few shape around the rear of the fuselage

2. Slightly revised undercarriage strut arrangement.

3. Improvements to the cowling shape.

4. A replacement engine that is more representative of the Piaggio radial.

5. Extend the upper wing wing span.


So not a perfect model as it turns out!

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