25179-BattleShips-1/700 US Navy Aircraft Carrier CV-3 Saratoga (with detail-up parts made by Pontos Model)
["Lovely Sarah" with abundant parts to enhance its appearance] Launched as the second Lexington-class aircraft carrier in April 1925, and commissioned in November 1927. The American aircraft carrier CV-3 Saratoga was popularly known as "Sister Sara (loved Sara)" because of its beautiful and dignified appearance. Originally designed as a battle cruiser, the hull is extremely smart and uses an enclosed bow, which is rare for an aircraft carrier during the war. Another major feature is that a huge chimney rises almost in the center of the starboard side, and a bridge equipped with a 5-inch twin high-angle gun is placed in front of it. The total length is the longest for an aircraft carrier that fought the Pacific War. During the war, Saratoga participated in many operations and was hurt many times and survived after repeated renovations, but in the US nuclear test conducted in 1946 after the war, it became a target ship with Japanese battleship Nagato and others, and its appearance I sank in the South Sea. USS Saratoga, a US aircraft carrier that has participated in many naval battles since the beginning of the Pacific War. A variety of detail-up parts are set in the WL kit that reproduces the time when I participated in the Iwo Jima capture battle. Makes the beautiful and dignified appearance even more spectacular.
[Model outline] ★ A set of plastic model assembly kits for the US Navy aircraft carrier CV-3 Saratoga, which is modeled after participating in the Battle of Iwo Jima in February 1945, with a wealth of detail-up parts. ★ 1/700 scale, total length 396 mm, total width 55 mm. ★ There are 4 etched parts made up of delicate parts. Two types of metal materials and thickness are used properly, and consideration is given to ease of assembly. ★ The barrel and mast of the 5-inch gun are reproduced with brass sawn parts. ★ The colored wooden deck has been cut by laser processing. A dry decal that can reproduce the markings on the deck is also included. ★ Detail up parts are made by Pontos Model of Korea.
|Tamiya spray||AS-8 Navy Blue|
|Tamiya Color||Acrylic Code:||
|XF-1 Flat Black||81701||80301|
|XF-2 Flat White||81702||80302|
|XF-50 Field Blue||81750||80350|