This is the 1/350 Scale Japanese Battleship Yamato
Plastic Model Kit from the Ship Series by Tamiya.
Suitable for Ages 14 & Up.
Highly detailed plastic pieces molded in grey
Assemble as either a waterline or full-hull display model
New parts: the ship's foredeck, sides, and stern have new details
based on the latest research
The included small screws allow secure attachment of the hull and
90% of the deck components are molded separately to allow greater
Main gun turrets can be rotated freely
Poly-caps enable the switching of gun barrel parts for different
Canvas covers at the base of the main guns and sand bags for
the AA gun positions are made with elastomer
Rotation and gun elevation of secondary armament and both 12.7mm
and 25mm AA gun mounts is possible
Mast components are made from ABS plastic for greater durability
and are less brittle
Photo-etched parts for ladders and radars included
Metal propeller shafts
Reconnaissance seaplanes and various small boats equipped on the
Yamato are included
The boat hangar door may be depicted in either open or closed
One plastic model
Cement for plastics.
Paint (Hull Red, Gunmetal, IJN Gray, Chrome Silver, Gold Leaf,
Park Green, Red, Flat Black,J.N. Gray, Flat Aluminum,
Flat White, Deck Tan, Red Brown, Dark Green)
Due to small parts that could cause a choking hazard please keep
away from children 3 years of age and younger
Wooden deck sheet also available : Tamiya 12645 Pris: 329,-
Mr. Yoshio Tamiya founded a saw mill/lumber factory in Shizuoka-City. Tamiya ventured into the modeling business in 1948, with a scale wooden ship model kit. Since then, Tamiya has been striving to offer merchandise that can truly be called "First in Quality Around the World."
Now Tamiya is offering more than 3000 different products, both in the fields of precision static models and high performance radio control vehicles. These products are not only sold in Japan but also exported in vast quantities to the United States, Europe, South East Asia, and to many other parts of the world. The standard of excellence achieved by Tamiya is regarded as among the very finest in the world of model hobbies.