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HMS Ark Royal Gun Set. 1:350

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HMS Ark Royal Gun Set

1:350 Master Models

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Master models continue to build up their range of 1:350 scale armament sets, but they are now increasing the items produced to add other accessories, which now includes two of the three releases reviewed here. As usual they are well up to the standard we’ve come to expect from Master Models. 

 

[350-096] This set covers all the weaponry fitted to the recently released Trumpeter kit. Whilst the kit is great, you can’t beat some finely machine turned brass barrels to add that extra finesse to the model. In this set you get sixteen 4.5” barrels, 24 long plus 24 short barrels for the octuple PomPoms and 32 Vickers 0.50” barrels for the quad mounts.  You will need to cut the kit barrels from the mountings/trunnions and drill appropriate sized holes both 0.5” and 0.3”. For pre November 1941 builds you will need to remove the flash hiders off the PomPom barrels.

 

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Conclusion

This is another great and useful set to give your Ark Royal model that little bit of pizzazz.  

 

Review sample courtesy of Piotr at logo.gif

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Thats a great improvement to this well made kit.

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