NorthAmerican X-10
Limited edition Sharkit ; 1/72 scale. Priceeur72
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The X-10 was designed by North AmericanAviation to test aerodynamics and guidance systems for the Navaho missile,a supersonic cruise missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead morethan 5,000 miles. The final design would have used two ramjets to powerthe missile up to a speed of Mach 3.25. The X-10 itself was powered bya pair of afterburning J-40 turbojets that gave it a top speed of Mach2.1, which it reached on February 29th, 1956.

[X-10 assembled kit]
Kit assembly and picture Dave Howes
This is one of Sharkit's most accurateand complete kits. Thanks to Dave N. for his invaluable help with thisproject. Decals for all versions are provided.

Here is a great upper viewof the both prototypes.

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