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Ship Model Kit Revell Bismarck Battleship 1 350

Brand new: Lowest price

AU $94.77
+ AU $69.41 postage
  • Get it by Wed, 2 Feb - Wed, 16 Feb from Warendorf NRW, Germany
  •  • New condition
  •  • 30-day returns - Buyer pays return postage
At 42,343 t, the Bismarck was the largest and most modern battleship in the world (next to the Hood). On the 24th May 1941 she sank in a sea battle together with the heavy cruiser Prinz Eugen on the pack ice border off Greenland with the 5. Salvo of their 38 cm guns hit the largest British battle cruiser, the Hood, with a direct hit. At the 14th. Launched in February 1940 at Blohm & Voss in Hamburg, it was, together with the structurally identical Tirpitz, the most modern ship and the prestige object of the German navy. With a length of 251 m, the top of the mast reached 52 m above the water surface. A total of 17,450 t of steel was used as armor protection. The newly constructed heavy artillery fired 800 kg projectiles up to a distance of 34.2 km, with 350 mm armor penetrating up to 21 km.