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Fujimi FUJ46050 1/700 IJN Battleship Kongo NX-7

Product Code: FUJ46050
$86.99

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The battleship Kongo, which was the most active of the 12 battleships owned by the Japanese Navy! The first Kongo-class battleship "Kongou" was built in the United Kingdom with the world's first 36-centimeter-mounted gun, and after two refurbishments, participated in the major naval battles of the Pacific War. Taking advantage of his speed, he is active in various fields from the direct defense of the aircraft carrier task force to the bombardment of land facilities. In November 1945, it sank in the Straits of Taiwan after being hit by a submarine.

Features

  • Reproduced the Battle of Leyte Gulf in the latter half of 1945, when anti-aircraft armament was maximized against the US military's air superiority.
  • The hull color is reproduced with a molding color that imitates the darkest "Sasebo Arsenal color".
  • The wooden deck and linoleum deck are made up of parts that are separated by each color tone, so masking work is drastically reduced for painters!
  • The mast, which consists of several columns, is designed with devised parts division to make it easier to assemble.
  • The expression of the uneven sculpture is delicate but sharp.
  • As bonus parts by adhesive assembly, various contents such as 25 mm single machine gun, ammunition box, ventilation tower and stay of extension machine gun seat are recorded.
  • The shape of the pedestal has been reviewed and a new design has improved stability! Stable with a lower center of gravity and an increased installation area.
  • The molding color of the pedestal is black and consists of 4 parts.