This is a 1/350 Plastic Prince Of Wales British Battleship from Tamiya.For ages 10 and over.In any review of history of the British Royal Navy, the story of one particular ship stands out as one deserving special mention. This vessel is the HMS Prince of Wales, the second member of the famous King George V class of ba ...Read more
For ages 10 and over.
In any review of history of the British Royal Navy, the story of one particular ship stands out as one deserving special mention. This vessel is the HMS Prince of Wales, the second member of the famous King George V class of battleships from the Second World War era. This battleship had a very brief, but very active service life, which has gained for this ship an indelible place in the history of the modern capital ship. Her service with Fleet only spanned nine months, but within this period she managed to participate in one major surface battle, convey Prime Minister Winston Churchill to an important conference, perform convoy protection duties in the Mediterranean, and finally help comprise the core of "Force Z." Britian's deterrent to possible Japanese expansion into her sphere of influence in the Far East.
FEATURES: Plastic pieces attached to sprues and molded in gray and black.
Ready to assemble precision model kit.
Highly detailed exterior.
Several different guns included for armament.
Attaching life rafts and motor boats included.
Large boat deck.
Highly detailed bridge.
Walrus float planes and Japanese bombers included.
Detailed pictorial instructions, which include an in-depth history of the battleship.
INCLUDES: One 1/350 Prince Of Wales British Battleship
Paint: White, Gun Metal, Gold Leaf, Sky Blue, Flat Black, Flat White, Flat Red, Flat Blue, Flat Brown, J.N. Green, J.N. Gray, Medium Gray, Sky, Dark Gray, Neutral Gray, Dark Sea Gray, Deck Tan, Metallic Gray, German Gray, Red Brown, Light Gray
File or Emery Board
Water for decals
SPECS: Scale: 1/350
Length: 25-3/4" (65.4cm)
Width: 3-1/2" (8.8cm)
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