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P-47 Thunderbolt 1/6 Short Kit by Ziroli

P-47 Thunderbolt 1/6 Short Kit by Ziroli


This is the Short kit for the Ziroli 1/6th scale P-47 Thunderbolt 70 inch wingspan. This short kit consists of a complete set of laser cut balsa and plywood formers and ribs as laid out on the plans which will enable to construction of this model. The P-47 Thunderbolt features a one piece wing and the basic structures use conventional “modeling” tools and materials such as balsa and plywood, and the techniques are straightforward; easily accomplished by anyone with previous model building experience.


There are a lot of build forums online at and 


The massive P-47 Thunderbolt, or "JUG" as it was affectionately known, was one of the largest fighters in WWII. It gained the reputation for being able to take a tremendous amount of punishment and still make it home.

Tech SpecsScale: 1:6 Wingspa

  • Tech Specs

    Scale: 1:6

    Wingspan: 70 inches , 1778mm

    Length: 60 inches , 1524mm

    Wing area:  900sq/in

    Weight 5.5 to 9kgs

    Power 20-35cc

  • Shipping Info

    Shipping costs for Australian residents will be charged at checkout. If you are a customer from outside Australia please contact us for a postage cost and we will happy supply you with the international postage cost. 

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