[ Post a Response | The SteelNavy.Com Message Board ]
Re: Aoshima Dorsetshire
You're right. The Airfix is ok and the Eagle was 'of its day'.
Yes, two or three of them in recent years. And the old Airfix Suffolk. But I don't really consider those a "nice" county.
Did you get the Eagle Dorsetshire then? (Or, if you are in the US, the Pyro version?)
This kit didn't build into the most accurate of models, but it was good in its day.
Noticed a couple of sellers on ebay are taking pre-orders on the Aoshima Dorsetshire. Quoting July 31 release date. Japanese sellers as best I can tell.
I've waited fifty years for a nice county (yes, literally) so I guess another month won't kill me.
I was probably twelve when I first read "Sink the Bismark". It was my first "war" book and for some odd reason I was hooked on those three funneled cruisers.
SteelNavy.Com Home Page