1⁄700K-137 Pantera Akula I Diorama
Boxed Items: - 1/700 Hobby Boss Akula Submarine - 1/700 Tug from Aoshima Tugger Set (modernized) - 1/700 HP-Models Soviet Navy Schwimmkran ("head" and arm used) - 1/700 BJ-Modellbau PE set for HP-Models Crane - 1/700 Lionroar Russian/Soviet Navy Raillings - 1/700 Lionroar Figurines - Wooden Base was a gift made by MSW member Jacob Walker [Redneck] Scratchbuilt Items: - Crane legs - Floating Dry Dock - Pier and Mooring Block; - Scaffolding on Akula and on Floating Dry Dock using PE grid 0.3 and 0.5 mm; - On the Akula: Windshield and Towed Array Dome (to the correct shape of a Akula I); - Home made decals (for the writing on the Floating Dry Dock); - Generators, cables, etc mainly using Evergreen Sheet, Brass rods and some wire; - Flag hand painted on tape, and rigging is Caennis Line; - Seascape is watercolour paper. Painting and Weathering: - Painted with White Ensign Models Colourcoats Soviet Navy Colors; - Weathered with Artists Oils. References: Russian Submarines - Guardians of the Motherland by Wayne Frey Published by Infinity ISBN 0741434474 Ships of The World Magazine, Nš675 Published by Kaijincha Note:On the main image there are three coins, 10P British Pounds, 1C US Dollar and 1C Euro for scale purposes.
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