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1/350 Russian Navy SSN Akula Class Attack Submarine

Manufactured by: HobbyBoss Models

SKU: HB 83525
Price: AU$24.95

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    Product Description
    This is a plastic model kit, which comes unassembled and unpainted. So glue, model paints and other basic modelling tools are additionally required.

    Project 971 Shchuka-B ('Shchuka' meaning pike, NATO reporting name "Akula"), is a nuclear-powered attack submarine (SSN) first deployed by the Soviet Navy in 1986. The class is sometimes erroneously called the "Bars" class, after one of its members. Note that Akula ("shark") is the Soviet designation of the ballistic missile submarine class designated by NATO as the Typhoon class submarine.

    There are three sub-classes or flights of Shchuka, consisting of the original seven "Akula I" submarines which were built between 1982 and 1986, five "Improved Akula" submarines were built between 1986 and 1991, and four "Akula II" submarines were built from 1991. This information is disputed, however, as the distinction between the Improved Akula and the Akula II class is debated by authoritative sources. The Russians simply call all of the submarines Schuka-B, regardless of modifications, and it is rumoured that no two are alike.

    Completed size : Length: 314.5mm Beam: 80mm

    More Features :
    -The kit consists of over 50 parts , includes over 20 Photo etched parts
    -Photo Etched parts for nameplate and propeller etc.
    -contains display stand

    • Manufactured by: HobbyBoss Models
    • SKU: HB 83525
    • Package Weight: 199g
    • 1 Units in Stock

    Current Reviews: 1

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