A6M2-N Type 2 Sui-Sen ('Rufe')

Aircraft: Nakajima A6M2N, aircraft "O-105", Toko Naval Flying Group, Imperial Japanese Navy, Kiska Island, summer 1942, pilot unknown.

Reference: From the kit.

Kit: Hasegawa #09681 1/48.

Accessories/modifications: Ultracast seat (#48185).

Paint: Tamiya acrylic, Alclad Aluminum II, weathering by oil wash and silver and terra cotta Prismacolor pencils, Testor's Dullcoat from spray can.

Decals: from the kit.

Issues: This aircraft may not have had the dark yellow leading edge stripe (although this is shown in the Hasegawa kit instructions' profiles).

Two A6M2N 'Rufes' and one H6K 'Mavis' at Kiska Harbour, June 1942.


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