I WILL TRY TO NOTE ANY THAT I SEE, BUT OTHERS MAY EXIST. PLEASE LOOK AT THE PHOTOS. USS NORTH CAROLINA (BB-55). Battleship in 1/1250 scale. This is a model of the American Battleship of World War Two, the USS NORTH CAROLINA (BB-55). NORTH CAROLINA was the first Battleship built to a post-World War 1 design and was completed in 1941. The battleship was declared a National Historic landmark in 1986. This model is of NORTH CAROLINA circa 1945. She was 728 feet long, 108 feet wide and of 37,848 tons displacement, and was capable of speeds up to 28 knots. NORTH CAROLINA was originally armed with nine 16 guns and twenty 5 guns. Their AA armament was increased with 20mm and 40mm guns during the war. She carried three aircraft on two catapults. NORTH CAROLINA had a crew of 2,339 seamen and officers. This model was made by renowned model firm NEPTUN owned by Rudi Kraus of Germany, who also makes the fine NAVIS and COPY line of shipmodels. This model is in 1/1250 scale and is approximately 7 1/4 long. This is a waterline hull version and comes painted. These are highly detailed scale models made for the Adult collector. THESE ARE NOT FOR CHILDREN. This model is in very good condition. I may have made an effort to improve the condition of the model by straightening and touch up small chips. There may be a few 20mm barrels damaged or missing. These models do not have the original box and packing. Models will be packed and secured safely for transit to you. Please look at our other Listings! The item “1/1200-1/1250 Neptun 1302 USS NORTH CAROLINA (BB-55) Battleship metal model USED” is in sale since Sunday, November 08, 2015. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Transportation\Boats & Ships\Military\Models”. The seller is “riograndemodels” and is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This item can be shipped to United States, to Canada, to United Kingdom, to Australia, to Ireland, to Mexico, to New Zealand, SG, AE, MY.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Germany