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1/144 USS Yorktown CV-10 Island 1944-1945

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Scale 1/144   (1 inch = 12 feet)

This model represents the post-1944 refit "long-bridge" island of the Essex class aircraft carrier USS Yorktown CV-10 as it appeared from late 1944 through 1945.  The island was in this configuration when Yorktown's airgroup participated in the sinking of the Japanese super-battleship Yamato.  During the 1944 refit, the forward-most Bofors tub was removed, the pilot house and flag bridge were enlarged by extending them forward, and the starboard-side 20mm Oerlikon platforms were enlarged to include positions for three Mk.51 Bofors directors. 

This design captures features specific to USS Yorktown, differing from other 3D-printed Essex class island designs available separately.

Features:
  • fully assembled
  • scaled dimensions match official US Navy Booklet of General Plans drawings for USS Antietam CV-36, as well as scaled drawings by John Roberts appearing in "Anatomy of the Ship: The Aircraft Carrier Intrepid", with details adjusted to match high-resolution photos of USS Yorktown CV-10
  • splinter shielding and deck shape for the navigating bridge are accurate to USS Yorktown's unique shape
  • accurately shaped, detailed and positioned doors of three different types with chevron-shaped rain deflector detail (most doors are positioned open)
  • accurately sized and positioned open portholes, of two different sizes, with rigol ("eyebrow") details
  • accurately shaped decks and catwalks
  • integrated, open-slotted venturi (wind deflector) on the navigating bridge splinter shield
  • deck supporting structure details accurately positioned as confirmed by photos of the real ships
  • open battle lookouts
  • subtly curved funnel caps
  • open uptakes completely through the island, with correct bend in rear uptake
  • open flag lockers
  • accurate exterior cabling detail
  • Bofors tubs spent shell casing chutes
  • formation lights on searchlight platform splinter shield
  • funnel access scuttle
  • exterior steam pipes for ship's whistles
  • starboard-side incinerator pipe
  • subtle, raised locator discs on decks and platforms to aid on the placement of 40mm Bofors mounts, 20mm Oerlikon guns and searchlights (Bofors, Oerlikons and searchlights are not included)
  • integrated tripod mast with ship's bell
 
Notice: due to the size of this product, it can only be printed in "White Strong and Flexible" plastic (WSF).  WSF is a kind of nylon.   Customers report that this material will have noticeable striations (print lines) which some modelers find unacceptable for static display models.  "Strong and Flexible" nylon plastics do not sand easily.  Therefore, to create smoother surfaces if desired, apply thin layers of primer meant specifically for nylon, then smooth the primer.  Google "primer for nylon" to find several good choices.  Because of its durability, "Strong and Flexible" nylon plastic is a good choice for radio control models.
 
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1-144 Yorktown CV-10 Island 1944-1945
Dimensions:
31.42 x 7.81 x 14.22 cm
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