Boeing 727 Landing Gear

Published: June 3rd, 2013     
Parts Package
Parts Package
Reviewed by: 
Rob Booth, IPMS# 37548
Scale: 1/144
Company: Scale Aircraft Conversions
Price: $11.95
Product / Stock #: 14411

Scale Aircraft Conversions has produced replacement gear for the Airfix Boeing 727 kit.  The white metal replacements are a clean drop-in for the kit's plastic parts.  The supplied items include two main gear struts and braces, and one nose gear strut.  Some SAC packages include replacement wheels, as well, but that's not the case here.  You will need to use the Airfix shoes for your build.

A side-by-side evaluation (see photo) indicates an identical replacement that should provide a greater strength of assembly with a significantly improved weight capacity and abuse tolerance.  In some cases, painting may not be necessary.

Highly recommended.

Thanks to Scale Aircraft Conversions and the IPMS Reviewer Corps for the opportunity to review this item.

  • Comparison with gray kit parts
    Comparison with gray kit parts

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