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Set includes 2 turrets and 2 trunnions (barrels not included). Turrets with barrels are available separately (please click the catalog link above).
These scale Triple 14 inch/45 caliber Gun Turrets are designed for models of Pennsylvania class battleships USS Pennsylvania BB-38 and USS Arizona BB-39 as well as Nevada class battleships USS Nevada BB-36 and USS Oklahoma BB-37. These model turrets were patterned from Bureau of Ordnance drawing O.P. 1112 (2nd Revision) dated January 15,1945 as well as drawings by Alan B. Chesley modified to match photos of the actual turrets.
- accurately dimensioned gunhouse and barrel length acording to US Navy O.P 1112
- separate trunnion and barrel sleeve with openings to help the modeler install his or her own barrels (not included)
- detailed rangefinder hoods with closed viewports
- correct number and position of barbette apron gusset plates
- to-scale thickness of glacis
- properly shaped gun openings
- correctly shaped buckler (bloomer/blastbag) attachment collars on glacis