One of four Iowa Class battleships built by the U.S. Navy, the BB-62 New Jersey was first commissioned during WWII, and has since been deployed with distinction to significant modern day conflicts including Korea, Vietnam, Lebanon and the Gulf War. After serving for close to half a century, this historical battleship now makes her way to Tamiya's high quality Water Line series. About the Model: 1/700 scale Waterline Series model of the BB-62 New Jersey following 1982 reforms; Authentically reproduced hull via left-right halves; Accurate reproduction of changes made in 1982 including lattice style mast, and Tomahawk and Harpoon launchers; 40.6cm triple guns are moveable thanks to use of polycaps; and SH-60B Seahawk helicopter included for quality realistic finish. Includes a detailed painting reference chart. Paint colors needed: Wooden Deck Tan, Haze Grey, Gun Metal, Flat Black, Flat White, Falt Red, Hull Red, Dark Grey, Field Blue, Buff, Light Grey, German Grey, and Metallic Grey.
|This plastic model kit requires plastic cement and paint for assembly, and they are sold separately.|