Products mentioned in this Article
Plastic Flight Stand (VSO102)
inlcudes one clear plastic Flight Stand suitable for all Flames Of War aircraft.
Tropic Lightning was our second tour in Vietnam; allowing us to expand on the content and model range for Flames Of War Vietnam. Since then, Tour Of Duty has expanded the range even further. But one of the most important and exciting refinements accompanied the release of Tropic Lightning; the introduction of new style of plastic flight stand suitable for all aircraft in Flames Of War including the helicopters featured in Flames Of War Vietnam.
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Step 4. The cap has a recess designed for the rare earth magnets included in the helicopter box sets. The cap is
designed especially to work in conjunction with the recess on the bottom
of the helicopters and the magnets to create a solid connection between
the stand and helicopter.
Note: The cap also a two tabs to match the two slots on the bottom of the helicopters.
An Alternate Way Of Using The Flight Stand With Helicopters
If you are not a fan of using rare earth magnets, here is a simple but effective way of using the plastic flight stand without them.