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Re: IJN Ibuki New Model
Posted by doc allen on 1/28/2018, 6:41 am, in reply to "Re: IJN Ibuki New Model"
David, you can now get Ibuki from Shapeways for a reasonable price. Won't be as nice as a version by John but on a lilted budget it works.
: Very nice job! The only differences I can see
: from the photo from the one you made for me
: back in 2007 is the color of the elevators
: and the absence of the "crash
: barriers" just aft of the forward
: elevator. I never did get around to
: ordering the Ibuki in its original heavy
: cruiser design, and now probably can't
: because of my retirement budget. Again, a
: very nice job!
: --Previous Message--
: I recently made a commissioned model of IJN
: Ibuki, Japanese Navy CVL, as she was
: designed. Modifications to the design
: during the construction period were
: proposed, but never implemented. My
: references indicate that she did NOT have a
: camouflaged flight deck during construction,
: though one might have been applied if she
: had been completed. Here's the result--
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