The Metal Earth Star Wars models are amazingly detailed etched models that are fun and satisfying to assemble. Each model starts out as 4 inch square metal sheets and you simply pop out the pieces using wire cutters and follow the included directions to assemble your model. The TIE fighter is the signature starfighter of the Galactic Empire. They are instantly recognizable from the roar of their engines. The model is 2.6x2.4x2.9 when assembled. Difficulty level: Moderate. No glue or solder needed.