The high gain antenna on this model is an extraordinarily intricate piece of laser cutting work! Moveable parts illustrate Galileo?s spin bearing assembly and scan platform, with its optical instruments. Model length 12? (32cm.)
Each model is an accurate, highly detailed, sturdy 3-D model kit with detailed assembly instructions. No cutting is necessary. Striking realism is attained from intricate laser cutting, metal foil bonding and lithography. Each model comes with an 11? x 17? fact sheet containing accurate, graphic descriptions of every part of the spacecraft, together with a complete explanation of its mission in space.