For Sale: SSY - Type IX U-Boat, U-505, Hull Kit
Dimensions: 1/48 Scale, Length 63", Beam 5 1/2"
This is a semi-complete, untouched, Hull only kit with all the parts, conning tower and appendages, as produced by SSY. To see pictures and a detailed description of this hull only kit, go to SSYs following web page address:
Additional items included with this kit:
. Two Towers, the Long one and the Short one.
. SSY photo etched brass "FUMO 30" Radar kit
. Two winter garden twin 20mm AA guns, assembled
. Scale 1 ½" brass propellers, Left and Right pitch, 4mm bore
. Two Stainless Steel Stuffing boxes and propeller shafts, 4mm
. In addition to the SSY Plan Sheet, a Warship Drawings Plan Sheet for more detail.
. Two sheets of Acrylic plastic, 1/8" X 6" X 70" to make two interchangeable decks
. From the Chicago Museum, "The Story Of The U-505", a 32 page historical booklet
. 55 actual photographs of the U-505 in the Chicago Museum showing lots of detail.
. 22" X 27" framable poster of the "Capture of U-505 on 6-4-44, by James M. Sessions.
I will sell all of the above for $425.00, which includes the shipping and insurance within the 48 states.
Please e-mail me, or call, with any questions you may have at:
firstname.lastname@example.org -or- (269) 323-3102 (Michigan)
Tom Kasinec, SCM #1009