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Lake Michigan Carriers
seabee1526
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Michigan, United States
Joined: September 14, 2007
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Posted: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 03:28 AM UTC
With all the SBD's and Wildcats among others being pulled out of Lake Michigan in recent years I think it is way overdue to have a proper 1/350 Scale or larger USS Sable and USS Wolverine on the market. I'd surely purchase one.
JClapp
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Massachusetts, United States
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Posted: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 06:29 PM UTC
Would need a flock of SNJ's to land on it.

I'm sure MSWs know all about these, but I found this article particularly well put together.
TimReynaga
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California, United States
Joined: May 03, 2006
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Posted: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 06:49 PM UTC
That's a great article, Jonathan! Thanks for posting it.
Hederstierna
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Nordjylland, Denmark
Joined: January 03, 2008
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Posted: Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 11:56 AM UTC
WOW!! How cool is that. I had absolutely no idea such ships ever existed. Thanks for sharing.
Jacob
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Posted: Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 06:25 AM UTC
there is a nice little book called "lake Michigan's Aircraft carriers by Paul Somers that expands on the article
JJ1973
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Niedersachsen, Germany
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Posted: Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 12:43 AM UTC
I had absolutely no idea about those...! Thanks for sharing the article, that was one astonishing read!

Cheers,
Jan