Tuesday, 7 October 2014

Narrow Seas [24]




A small addition to the Kriegsmarine coastal forces this evening in the form of a Skytrex K UJ1 Escort Trawler. This was a bit of a challenge being a very mushy casting with lots of flash and some nasty seams, but it came out well in the end. I replaced the gun in front of the wheelhouse with a Tumbling Dice AA gun, as the original was a bit of a blob. I also substituted the flimsy mast with a much less fragile spare from the left over Kriegfischkutter bits box. It may not be prototypical but I very much doubt anyone will notice.

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