1/35 Merkava Mk. IV stowage basket

Product #36098 for Academy Minicraft kit

Product Article by Steve Bamford on July 10 2012


This photo etch detail set from Eduard is available directly from Sprue Bros

This set provides you with what you need to build the stowage basket that fits on the back of the Merkava Mk. IV turret.  the stowage basket is used by the crew to store gear and equipment needed for days in the field. 


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You will be required to fold the photoetch in this set, but if you have one of the Hold & Fold photo etch benders from The Small Shop, then this will be an easy process.  They have a variety of benders for sharp corners as well as rounded corners and in many different sizes.

This photo etch detail set captures the delicate look if the frame and the screen of the stowage rack on the Merkava Mk. IV.

This detail set is available directly from Sprue Bros.

Sprue Bros carries a large variety of aftermarket items as kits, books, tools  and paints well as many other products including this detail set.  You can order this detail set from their website. 

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Steve Bamford


Photos and text by Steve Bamford