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Shinano naval miniature ship, scale model 1:1800 , fleet carrier
Initially laid down as the third of the Yamato-class battleships, Shinano′s partially complete hull was converted to an aircraft carrier in 1942, midway through construction. When launched on 5 October 1944, she had a full-load displacement of 72,000 long tons (73,000 t), the largest aircraft carrier ever built at the time.

Shinano was sunk by the American submarine USS Archer-Fish 10 days after her commissioning.

Displacement: 73,000 t

Complement: 2,400


IN: 5.736 w x 1.169 d x 0.751 h
CM: 14.57 w x 2.97 d x 1.908 h


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Beautiful model to paint. It has been one of my most popular giveaway prizes by far.
March 29, 2014, 5:55 am
Great model; one I've enjoyed surprising my opponents with already.
September 28, 2013, 5:33 pm
Stunning:) She was a beauty, for the brief time she was afloat.
June 24, 2013, 10:46 pm


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