Me109 F-G4 Tropical Filter [Early]
CV32010 Me109 F-G4 Tropical Filter [Early] 1/32 SCALE -
A dust filter was one of the more frequently seen installations on the Bf 109 series. It was designed for use on aircraft operating in sandy, wind blown environments saving wear and tear on the engine. Aircraft with this installation received the trop designation.
Mark Proulx of Large Scale Planes says The casting is in MDC's familiar high standard.
Surface detail on the filter is excellent with the screen mesh easily visible
Bernd Willmer on Hyperscale : Beautiful quality casting; detailed and accurate.
Detail of the filter structure is very fine and crisp.
This early tropical filter was commonly found on the G-2 and G-4 variant.