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US Navy X-47B UCAS
Unmanned Combat Air System U.S. Navy UCAS X-47B
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by: Jim Starkweather [ STAFF_JIM ]


Originally published on:
AeroScale

SUMMARY
Highs: Sharp looking panel lines and surface details.
Lows: None noted during unboxing.
Verdict: This is a nice first release from Freedom, hopefully we will be seeing many more.
  Scale: 1:48
  Mfg. ID: 18001
  Suggested Retail: $70 USD
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  PUBLISHED: Jun 04, 2014
  NATIONALITY: United States
NETWORK-WIDE AVERAGE RATINGS
  THIS REVIEWER: 89.91%
  MAKER/PUBLISHER: 87.50%

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About Jim Starkweather (staff_Jim)
FROM: CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES

I started building models in 1971 when I was 6. My first model was a 1/32 P-40 Warhawk. Revell I believe. From there I moved onto the standard cars, Apollo spacecraft, and other kid orientated kits. I don't know what got me started on Armor. I must have seen a Monogram tank kit one day and said "Mom...

Copyright 2018 text by Jim Starkweather [ STAFF_JIM ]. Images also by copyright holder unless otherwise noted. Opinions expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of TankRat's. All rights reserved.



Comments

Jim, Thank you for your video review. While I'm old school, and am having a real hard time with the now pilotless aircraft. It kind of seems fitting that this new generation of aircraft is being modeled by a brand new model company. I paid close attention to the level of detail, and it certainly looked as good as anything I've seen to date by any of the standard kit manufactures. I'll be very interested in following a build to see just how well everything fits together, but I would be surprised if there was any major construction issues. Joel
JUN 05, 2014 - 08:53 AM
Hi Jim. I am glad you like the kit. The next release should be coming through in November this year. Please note, if you require any further information about Freedom model Kits, come to our FaceBook page "Freedom Model Kits EU". Thanks - Martin Wilson (Freedom Model Kits EU & Model Warehouse Ltd)
JUL 04, 2014 - 11:53 PM
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JUL 04, 2014 - 11:54 PM
Martin loving this first release, a great start for the company. Any hint at what will be next?
JUL 05, 2014 - 12:14 AM
Hi Littorio, Thank you kindly sir. I am not able to divulge yet but hoping it will be received as well as our UCAS
JUL 05, 2014 - 02:23 AM
We broke our quick reply box. Working on it. Until fixed go to topic to reply.
Thanks.
   
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