The iconic flagship of the Imperial Japanese Navy, Akagi, was part of the Japanese fleet that brought the USA into World War II. Get to know one of the 20th Century's most iconic battleships in breathtaking detail. This incredibly detailed, 1:250 scale model of the Akagi measures over a metre long.
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The Akagi started as a battlecruiser built in 1920, and was converted to an aircraft carrier in 1925. She took part in Japan's war with China in 1939 and also served many operations in World War II. It was finally sunk by Japanese destroyers at the battle of Midway on June 5, 1942, to avoid the aircraft falling in enemy hands. Get to know one of the 20th Century's most iconic battleships in breathtaking detail. Now is your chance to build your own stunning 1:250 scale model of the IJN Akagi aircraft carrier.
This incredibly detailed, 1:250 scale model of the Akagi measures over a metre long. It features 21 scale-model aircraft and is made up of hundreds of laser-cut wooden parts, die-cast metal parts and photo-etched brass fittings that will give many hours of modelling pleasure.
The Akagi is available exclusively to ModelSpace customers. This model is not available anywhere else and is a stunning addition to any ship modeller's collection.
With clear step-by-step instructions plus accompanying photographs and diagrams showing how to assemble the model, the aircraft carrier Akagi is suitable for beginners and pros alike. The breathtaking 1:250-scale model is accurate to the last detail. Go to the Mode Specs section to see more details about the Akagi scale model!
Your Modelling Experience
- Each shipment includes high-quality parts to build your IJN Akagi
- Delivery to USA and Canada within 6 to 8 working days for your 1st pack
- 12 months subscription: your 1st month is FREE. You only need to pay S&H fees ($9.99). After that, you will receive 11 monthly shipments of $99.99 plus $9.99 S&H per shipment
6 months subscription: your 1st month is 50% OFF. On your first month, you will pay $99.99 plus 12.99 S&H. After that, you will receive 5 monthly shipments of $199.99 plus $12.99 S&H per shipment
Complete kit: 10% OFF the regular price. You will receive your Akgi scale model in one shipment of $1,119.98 instead of $1,199.99 plus $39.99 S&H
- Each shipment includes a full color instruction guide plus accompanying photographs and diagrams showing how to assemble the model
- Plus, two FREE gifts - A Magnifying Glass with your second shipment and a FREE Tool Kit worth over $40 with your fourth shipment
- No contract, No obligation - You are free to cancel at any time
- MAGNIFYING GLASS WITH GRIPS - A must-have for all modelers, making it easy to work on small parts with your 2nd months' pack.
- TOOLKIT - Created specifically for ModelSpace, this toolkit comprises: Side cutter , micro drills, files , tweezers and more. FREE with your 4th (fourth) shipment.
Key Features of the IJN Akagi
Measures more than three feet from bow to stern
Ships with 21 scale model aircraft
Made from laser-cut wooden and die-cast metal parts
Includes detailed, photo-etched brass fittings
The hull is constructed from wood, beginning with the base, frames and blocks. It is then that the planking and walls of the hangar are added, increasing the level of detail and revealing more of the shape.
Brass propellers/prop shafts Laser-cut plywood | Cast metal superstructure parts | Photo-etched brass detail parts | Planked flight deck (individual planks) - Cast metal gun turrets | Plank on frame hull
Length: 42.1" (1070mm) | Height: 6.9" (175mm) | Beam: 6.7" (170mm) | Scale: 1:250
Clear step-by-step instructions show how to assemble and finish the parts - every step of the way. Even if you've never tried this type of project before, you'll be able to put your IJN Akagi together in easy stages, learning the skills as you go.
Through your building experience, you will have help from our experts with the easy-to-follow step-by-step assembly guide. You can take a look also at our exclusive Forum and discuss with fellow modelers.
Even as a model-making novice, you can build the IJN Akagi together in easy stages, learning the skills as you go.
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The first pack of your order or your complete kit will be delivered to you within approximately 6 to 8 working days from the date your order has been confirmed.
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