Saturday, August 3, 2013

Premier Plastics & Knock-off Flash Gordon Space Ships – Pt 17 3" Hard Plastic Wide Body v.1

We're entering the home stretch here with the premier Plastics Flash Gordon Space Ship series. Right now it looks like next weeks' entry will be the last one, which is not to say it will be the last time we visit the Flash Gordon legacy, but only this particular series will come to an end. Today's entry is the first version of the 3" Wide Body variants made by Premier Plastics. Here's the particulars:

3” Wide Body’s v.1
- Hard plastic
- Made by Premier Plastics
- 4 windows behind cockpit
- 3 tall struts in place of wheels in tricycle landing gear arrangement
- #3 underneath fuselage
- Stiffening ribs between windows
- Original exhaust