Round 2 models has reissued Lindberg's old USS Kennebec class tanker kit from the 1950s.
According to Round 2
, who have been reissuing many old Lindberg kits:
Behind the great battleships and aircraft carriers of World War II was the bloodline of the U.S. Navy, the fleet oilers. This Kennebec-class Tanker could replenish ships at sea allowing fleets to operate at greater range. These ships could make almost 20 knots to enable them to refuel while underway and without stopping. A few of these tankers continue to fuel American in commercial service today. The plastic model kit is 12” long, includes thread for rigging, and is molded in grey. It requires glue assembly and paint is suggested. A pictorial assembly guide is included.
12 INCH LONG U.S. NAVY TANKER
INCLUDES THREAD FOR RIGGING
INCLUDES DISPLAY BASE AND UPDATED DECALS
SKILL LEVEL 2, MOLDED IN GRAY
This basic but inexpensive kit is available from various retailers at prices as low as US16.00http://round2corp.com/product/u-s-navy-tanker/