The Mi-8 is a Soviet multi-purpose helicopter developed by the MIL design Bureau in the early 1960s. It is the most mass-produced twin-engine helicopter in the world (more than 12 thousand copies were built), and is also included in the list of the most mass-produced helicopters in the history of aviation. It was used for transporting soldiers. Participated in many armed conflicts around the world.
This product is a model for self-Assembly. The parts are made of durable plastic. The Assembly does not require any special knowledge or skills from you, so this model will be a great gift for both children and adult fans of Russian Military equipment. On average, it takes 1-2 evenings to build a single model. The kit contains two instructions, one for Assembly, the other for painting. Instructions are duplicated in English.
In addition, you can purchase the model along with all the paints, as well as the glue necessary for Assembly. The glue and paint are selected in such a way that you have exactly enough to glue and paint your model. Painting the model takes about 1-2 evenings. Acrylic paints are easy to handle and quickly dry, so it will be very easy to paint the model.
Acrylic paints what included in the set:
Light sand №01
Light blue №13
Light grey №30
- Available complete set with paints and glue
- Easy to assemble
- Scale 1:72
- Shipping with DHL can be expansive, because volume weight of this model is high. You can use e-packet, it's very affordable shipping (10-14 days delivery)
- Easy to paint
- Exact model of the Mi-8
- Toluene, Butyl Acetate, Polystyrene