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German U-Boat Type VII C41
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Joined: July 03, 2007
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Posted: Monday, March 15, 2010 - 01:01 AM UTC
Ahoy shipmates!!!

Armorama Associate Editor Ted Hayward [TED_HAYWARD] takes a turn at the
ship yard with a build review of AFV Club’s German U-Boat Type VII C41 in 1/350 scale.

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Aarhus, Denmark
Joined: July 18, 2003
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Posted: Monday, March 15, 2010 - 01:20 AM UTC
Nice review - thanks.

personally I find the inner hull a vierd gimmic considering that its not visible trough the deck or floodholes ?

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Taipei, Taiwan / 台灣
Joined: October 04, 2008
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Posted: Tuesday, March 16, 2010 - 10:20 PM UTC
Gimmicky or not, I'm loving these little sub kits more and more -especially the movable schnorkel (is that how it's spelled in German?)!
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Joined: July 05, 2010
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Posted: Thursday, September 16, 2010 - 09:26 AM UTC
Nice kit. Although I build mostly armour, I've been intrigued by these new 1/350 releases from AFV.

The inner hull is a bit gimmick-y. I think the kit can be finished without it, unless someone wants to open all the vents on the hull's side!