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Friday, August 23, 2013

U Boot Typ VII C/41

Here are some more images of Revell's 1/72 scale Typ VII C/41 U Boot submarine.

From Wikipedia"
Type VIIC/41 was a slightly modified version of the VIIC and had the same armament and engines. The difference was a stronger pressure hull giving them a deeper test depth and lighter machinery to compensate for the added steel in the hull, making them slightly lighter than the VIIC. A total of 91 were built; all of them from U-1271 onwards lacked the fittings to handle mines.
Today one Type VIIC/41 still exists: U-995 is on display at Laboe (north of Kiel), the only surviving Type VII in the world.

3 comments:

Motorsport Modeller said...

Looks very well molded and i do like the subtle weathering....Very nice.

Motorsport Modeller said...
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Warren Zoell said...

Thanks MM!!