German Type XXIII U Boat
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About the model
This small single screw model has been designed to operate on 2 channel radio control and dives by increasing the forward speed.
Prototype history [click]
The type XXIII were designed and ordered in 1943 as small twin (superimposed) hull vessel for coastal waters operations, the streamlines hull was built in four pre-fabricated sections and assembled on the slipway.
These small craft had a endurance of nearly 40 days, and had a high speed underwater performance, over 200 were ordered but less than 60 were commissioned into service.
Model specifications [click]
Model length 42.75" (1085mm)

Hull beam 4.5"

Scale 1:32
What's in the kit [click]
Kit contains
  • Hull
  • 1 casing
  • 1 conning tower
  • A set of rudder / vanes
  • A drawing

Price £225.00 plus postage
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