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Notice HMS Kelly, the old Matchbox 1/700 is been released by Revell also RMS Titantic brand new kit and her Sister Olympic both 1/700, Rainbow 1/700 Tugboat and 1/700 Asain Fishing boat

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I stumbled across them by accident while placing an order. Cherry at Orange Hobby has informed me that they are not quite ready yet but should be available in a week or two. As Chewitt has said, they would look nice in a harbour scene and add something a little different.

A "Coming soon" section for maritime specific modelling would be good.

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Guys, I've changed the thread title and have pinned it. So please use this thread for all new maritime related releases.

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Another ship that has just been released is the Hasegawa 1:350 HEIAN MARU submarine depot ship, which would be an interesting build,especially suitable for a diorama with several I class boats around it.

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On the slipway from HP Models:

1:700 Battleship HMS Royal Sovereign 1943

1:700 Aircraft repair ship HMS Unicorn 1943/45

1:700 Light Cruisers HMS Fobisher 1942, HMS Hawkins 1942, HMS Gambia 1943 and HMS Swiftsure 1944.

1:700 Anti Aircraft Cruisers HMS Naiad 1940 and HMS Argonaut 1943.

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Photoetch from WEM is on top of my list of things to do !!!

As for HMS Unicorn, I will certainly get a few in when they are ready. She raised my eyebrows when I saw her on the list. I think she will be quite an interesting ship!!

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Chris, Harry from Battlefleet models is kindly sending us some for review. He'll also be on here in the traders forum.

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Hi Chris,

Thank you for your coments on Brians PE work. He does some of the best work I have seen. The 1/700 Ratlines he drew up for me are just fantastic.

I am also sending Dave a review sample of the 1/350 SMS Vulkan with 5 sheets of PE. That should keep him busy for a while.

Dave, I think I will stick in my 1/700 Ratlines in the box for you to review.

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Nice, but completely the wrong scale. :D Still, looking forward to getting hold of Revells 1:350 LPD 21 USS New York. :thumbsup:

I just got this morning a e-mail shot from a German on-line shop. They have it in stock now.

http://www.modellbau-universe.de/produkt;neuheit;RE~05118;16;1;5;1.htm?refcode=newsletter

Looks really nice. A lot of fun to build and admire afterwards.

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Well spotted Chris. WIll have to get the IJN Carrier set as no-one has released anything for the Shokaku or Hiryu yet, and the Fujimi sets are long OOP.

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