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Scale: 1/350

Set includes 4 trunnions.  Turrets are available separately.


Recommended for:

  • Iron Shipwrights 1/350 scale USS Maryland BB-46  (1941)
  • Iron Shipwrights 1/350 scale USS West Virginia BB-48  (1941)
  • Iron Shipwrights 1/350 scale USS Tennessee BB-43  (1944) with optional parts for USS West Virginia BB-48, built as USS West Virginia.
  • Toms Modelworks 1/350 scale USS West Virginia BB-48  (1941)


These 3D-printed models represent trunnions, a key component of the enormous 16"/45 caliber naval rifles of the Colorado class battleships USS Colorado BB-45, USS Maryland BB-46, the never commissioned USS Washington BB-47, and USS West Virginia BB-48.  ​These trunnions are slotted to accept your favorite brass or kit barrels and fit Model Monkey Colorado class turrets available separately.  These trunnions will not fit turrets designed for the Blue Water Navy or Yankee Modelworks kits, which are under-scale.  When properly assembled, you will be able to set the position of the barrels to any realistic elevation from +30 degrees to -4 degrees, just like the real turrets.

These trunnions are not 3D-printed copies of any plastic or resin kit's parts or designed for any specific aftermarket brass barrels and therefore may be shaped and sized differently than those parts.  Some adjustment to these trunnions or your kit's parts may be necessary for best fit. 

© Model Monkey Book and Hobby.  This 3D-printed item may not be copied or recast.

Available separately:

  • USS West Virginia BB-48 fighting tops
  • USS West Virginia BB-48 superstructure, 1939
  • USS West Virginia BB-48 superstructure, 1941
  • Cage Masts (foremast + mainmast) - for Tennessee class and Colorado class 
  • Cage Foremast - for Tennessee class and Colorado class
  • Cage Mainmast - for Tennessee class and Colorado class
  • 16"/45 cal. Colorado class Twin Turrets (for Blue Water Navy and Yankee Modelworks kits)
  • 16"/45 cal. Colorado class Twin Turrets (early) - true scale
  • 16"/45 cal. Colorado class Twin Turrets (late) - true scale
  • 16"/45 cal. Barrels - only for Blue Water Navy and Yankee Modelworks
  • 16"/45 cal. Barrels - true scale
  • 16"/45 cal. Trunnions - only for Blue Water Navy and Yankee Modelworks
  • 16"/45 cal. Trunnions - true scale
  • Mk.19 Directors
  • 5"/25 cal. Ready Service Ammunition Lockers

1/350 Colorado class 16"/45 cal. Trunnions (true scale)

SKU: 350-BB45trunTrue
$5.00Price