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Hobbyboss 1:700 Uss Gato Ss-212 1

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During World War II, the Gato class, and its successor, the Balao class, carried much of the burden of the submarine war in the Pacific. These new fleet submarines were successful boats that proved to be fast, strong, well armed, and suited to the long-range patrols necessary to fight in the Pacific. They waged war against the Axis powers, amassing a record of devastation and sheer killing power that was unmatched by any other land or sea assault platform. These new fleet submarines enabled the Navy to shift its submarine doctrine from coastal defense to open ocean attacks on enemy warships and convoys critical to enemy logistical support. This doctrine of forward presence and strike warfare by the submarine remains today.
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Item No 87012
Item Name USS GATO SS-212 1941
Bar Code 6939319270122
Scale 1:700
Item Type Static kit
Model Dimension Length: 135.74mm Width: 11.18mm
Total Plastic Parts 12Pcs
Total Sprues 4PCS
Camouflage Scheme USS Gato (SS-212), 31 December 1941, after launching
Released Date 2008-01
More Features Slide moulded one piece top hull,
and silk screen printing name plate stand
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