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Shackleton MR2 Early Exhaust Set

BarracudaCast 1/72 Shackleton MR2 Early Exhaust Set First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review January 2016 Manufacturer BarracudaCast
Subject Shackleton MR2 Early Exhaust Set Scale 1/72
Kit Number 72275 Media Resin
Pros Beautiful detail update for the Airfix kit Cons Nothing noted
Skill Level Intermediate MSRP (USD) $7.95

First Look

Barracuda Studios produces a growing line of resin details under the BarracudaCast brand to compliment their BarracudaCals decal line. In this release, we have a set of early exhaust stacks to replace the kit parts in the Airfix 1/72 Shackleton MR2 kit.

Shackleton MR2 Early Exhaust Set

This set provides a drop-in replacement set of exhaust stacks which have been hollowed out for additional detail. In addition, fastener details have also been cast into these parts which are not depicted on the kit parts. For a look at these parts and other options from Barracuda Studios, stop by their website at

My sincere thanks to Barracuda Studios for this review sample!