Trumpeter TBM-3W "Warner" variant of the Avenger model kit in 1/32 scale
Conversion parts ordering
Conversion parts are for use with Trumpeter 1/32 kit #02234 of the Grumman Avenger TBM-3
(NOTE: the radar fairing could also be used for a Skyraider AEW conversion in 1/32 scale as they were similar.)
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The modelling a model of the TBM-3W Warner requires adding a radar, a
changed lower fuselage belly profile, changed rear back profile and additional
fins. For these, resin parts are available for order.
IMPORTANT: this is model enthusiast made resin conversion set; it is not comparable with commercial company offerings. So be prepared to do some work and it is intended for experienced modellers only.
All surfaces of the resin parts were sanded smooth as well on the belly back rear fuselage back prior to fitting. This is much easier now done.
SAFETY first: when cutting and sanding resin parts, use hand gloves to avoid skin irritation, plenty of water and a face mask to avoid inhaling resin dust.
Contains major resin parts (approx 250 grammes of resin) for Warner conversion using the 1/32 Trumpeter TBM-3 Avenger kit. Some 9 resin parts are provided:
LOOK HERE FOR CONVERSION INSTRUCTIONS; PDF FILE; PRINT THESE OUT [2,8 MB FILE]
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The Warner resin conversion set is available for other fellow 1/32 scale modellers.
It cost approx EURO 30,= Europe and EURO 35,= Rest of World all-in, so including postage which is about 40%! Postage is normal priority to keep costs down.
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your email, I will indicate the total price and if the desired items are
available with payment instructions.
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