Here's a google book passage on Nakano (paragraph 20)...interestingly, his Hien was unarmed on his missions, as his job was to ram, not shoot down and the weight saving gave him better climb, altitude and speed.
Post by PBRStreetgang on Oct 19, 2017 22:06:18 GMT
Like it,...for a cheapy range a bargain.
This will be my second Ki-61. The first one, which also a cheapy Oxford/Altaya/something or other range, has some of the best mottling money can buy. For less than 20 nicka no less.
Its a funny Hobby sometimes.
"In my opinion the plan was not serious, especially the NAVY didnt want to have the responsibility. And the NAVY has asked the Air Force to, first of all to establish, the absolute air superiority over the invasion area. And the preparation the NAVY did were not very convincing."
I'm going to buy it also, Christian. I do wish that if they insist on gluing the props so they don't spin, why fix them with one blade pointing directly down? That's an invitation to disaster---namely a broken prop--- unless one is very careful.