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1:350 IJN YAMATO (work in progress)

by Tony Anderton on April 15, 2016 in Ships -- 3 Comments

Again, built OOB with some additional PE railings, I hated doing these, so doubtful i’ll add them to future builds! Lower hull is “Red Oxide” primer, upper hull and super structure is Grey primer (as i did to all my […]


1/350 Tamiya Yamato (new tool) & Monochrome Suzutsuki

A diorama with the subject “Getting under way for Operation Ten-Ichi-Go”, Yamato’s last sortie in the spring of 1945. I made an effort to accurize the ships in order to depict them correctly as they would have been fitted at […]


Superbattleship Yomata in 1:1375.935

by Ulf Lundberg on May 31, 2015 in Ships -- 8 Comments

The Yomata was the follow up of the Yamato-Class battleships. She was launched on the 30, February 1944 and commissioned on the 29 June 1945. On the 6, of August 1945 she shot down the Enola Gay with her infra […]


YAMATO, World’s Largest Plastic Ship Model…

by Mike Maynard on November 18, 2013 in Ships -- 11 Comments

…at least in 1970 it was. When stationed in Boston, Massachusetts I took a walk to the local hobby shop and purchased this kit. At a whopping’ 40″ in length, the YAMATO was a handfull as I carried it back […]

Building Tamiya’s 1/350 Battleship Yamato

by Editor on November 18, 2013 in Ships -- 5 Comments

Here’s an inspirational 5-min video showing the construction of Tamiya’s new 1/350 battleship Yamato, expertly built and finished by Mr. Guilherme D. Santos from Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.


IJN Yamato Tamiya NEW tooling 1/350

Hello, I wanted this time to present a big project I’ve finished last December. The new tooling 1/350 Yamato Tamiya. The IJN Yamato is the largest Battleship ever built in the history of naval warfare, and together with the DKM […]