JMSDF DDG-174 Kirishima circa 2013 (1/350 Trumpeter)
Destroyer JMSDF JDS Kirishima DDG-174, with generic etch Flyhawk ladders and inclined ladders,rainbow models ladders, Rails and safety net from Tetra Models, mk-1 antennas, Gold Medal Models chains & decals, some part from Veteran Models, Blue water navy Flags and nickname ship, scratch with Plastruct improvements, invisible thead .004 mm nylon, 120 hours Work, 450 part aprox. weathering from set Master B Tamiya, and pigment from pastel set cretacolor..
Reference; JMSDF Kongo Modeling Guide from Ikaros Publishing , and images the real ship.
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And the hits just keep on comin'...nice work indeed.
thank you very much Craig.
Nice consistent work all over.
Thank again Ulf, greetings
Another great looking warship.
Typical Japanese "Pagode" bridge structure in the front.
Regards, Dirk/The Netherlands.