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HMS Dreadnought 1907
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New Hampshire, United States
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Posted: Friday, December 19, 2014 - 04:48 AM UTC

We give you a preview unboxing of the new HMS Dreadnought 1097 from Trumpeter in 1/700 scale.

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Posted: Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:20 AM UTC
Molding looks superb in the still images. Impressive how they made the hull for waterline and full options.
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Posted: Friday, December 19, 2014 - 09:16 PM UTC
Already built and painted it. IMHO it's Trumpeter's best moldings yet - the fit is generally very good; even the wood deck is excellently rendered in plastic. However, the PE brass gauge is a little on the heavy side making it difficult to fold the finer parts - like the frames for lifeboat cradles. Pity WEM won't be releasing a PE set for the model now.
Removed by original poster on 12/26/14 - 05:04:05 (GMT).