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Wednesday, September 06, 2017 - 01:50 AM GMT+7
Pit-Road models of Japan has announced the re-release of their IJN Type 89 127mm Twin AA Gun shielded mount 1/35 scale.
According to Pit-Road:

“A detailed 1/35 scale resin kit of an IJN Type 89 12.7cm gun shield emplacement as used on such ships as the battleship Yamato. Kit includes the outer shield structure and external details along with two 12.7cm cannon barrels (molded as one piece). There is no interior detail or detail of the 12.7cm gun mechanisms. Cannot be used with Pit-Road's Type 89 12.7 Twin AA Gun w/ Crew kit.”

The 1/35 Shielded IJN Type 89 127mm Twin AA Gun is listed by Hobbylink Japan at https://hlj.com/product/PITGF-086 and can be ordered for ¥14,280 (about US$135.00).
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A 1/35 Yamato would be a lot of fun but otherwise I don't see a point to this, esp. since there is no interior. The 25mms and Type 98 are far more interesting to me.
SEP 06, 2017 - 11:41 AM
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