Recommended to help build USS Portland CA-33 as the ship appeared in 1942 from:
- Matchbox 1/700 scale USS Indianapolis CA-35
- Niko Model 1/700 scale USS Portland CA-33 (1944)
- Revell 1/700 scale USS Indianapolis CA-35
- Tamiya 1/700 scale USS Indianapolis C-35 & Japanese Submarine I-58
- and more!
This Aft Superstructure model helps convert your 1/700 scale USS Indianapolis model kit to one of the US Navy's most decorated warships, USS Portland CA-33, as she appeared during crucial Pacific battles fought during the summer of 1942, Coral Sea and Midway.
USS Indianapolis to USS Portland conversion tutorial, link:
This part has been designed to be adapted to any 1/700 USS Indianapolis kit. Depending on which plastic kit you own, some modification to this part and/or the kit's parts will be necessary for best fit.
- keyed to precisely fit the the Lower Anti-Aircraft Deck (available separately)
- accurate porthole, door and other detail placement consistent with photos of the actual ship
- accurate A/T 4-panel door and flat door types and placement
- rain deflector detail
- integrated bulklhead-mounted antenna lead insulator details
- two equipment lockers with subtle, raised doors
- large intake vents left open, ready for PE screen (not included)
- 20mm Oerlikon postion with thin, circular splinter shield
- slightly raised pedestal for the ship's boat crane (not included)
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Model Monkey USS Portland CA-33 (1942) conversion parts:
- 1/700 USS Portland CA-33 Forward Superstructure, 1942
- 1/700 USS Portland CA-33 Forward Funnel and Aircraft Handling Deck, 1942
- 1/700 USS Portland CA-33 Aft Funnel and Upper Anti-Aircraft Deck, 1942
- 1/700 USS Portland CA-33 Lower Anti-Aircraft Deck, 1942
- 1/700 USS Portland CA-33 Aft Superstructure, 1942
- 1/700 USS Portland CA-33 Aft Gun Tubs, 1942
- 1/700 8"/55 cal. Triple Turrets for USN Heavy Cruisers