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    German Zerstorer Z-43, 1944 05789

    The proportional model:1:700
    Browse the number:3476

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    Product introduction:
           Z-43 was commissioned on March 24th, 1944. She was a Type 1936B destroyer. Three ships of this class were commissioned. The rest two were never completed. Type 1936A destroyers were intended to carry their forward guns in a twin turret, but as the twin turrets were not ready in time they initially carried single mounted guns. When the turrets were finally fitted they proved too heavy for the existing structures. Strengthening was added at the bows but this did little to improve seakeeping qualities. For these reasons, the main armament of Type 1936B destroyers reduced back to single mounted 127 mm guns. The efficacy of this change was not proven in high seas as this class only operated in the Baltic and coastal waters. 
    Item No    05789
    Item Name    German Zerstorer Z-43, 1944
    Bar Code    9580208057897
    Scale    1:700
    Item Type    Static Kit
    Model Brief    Length:182 mm   Beam:17.2 mm
    Total Parts    260+
    Photo Etched Parts    2 PCS
    Total Sprues    5 sprues , upper hull , lower hull and waterline plate
    Paint Schemes    German Zerstorer Z-43, 1944
    Released Date    2012-03
    More Features "Hull
    -slide-molded upper hull and lower hull 
    -Deck w/fine detail
    -Either waterline or full-hull version can be assembled
    -Photo Etched parts for mast, stand etc."