Ship Models

British Ships

H.M.S. Hood - Sami Arim
Model Data
Model build by Sami Arim, California, USA
Kit Manufacturer Tamiya. Scratch built armourbelt and some more modifications were added. WEM's photoetch set was used to decorate the model
Scale 1:700
Additional Information The paint scheme and configuration used for the model shows how the H.M.S. Hood appeared 24 May 1941, when she was sunk by the German battleship Bismarck.
Award winning model. It came third in it's category at the Chicago Nationals and won best of show at Sacramento contest in 2000.
Construction time 8 months

H.M.S. Hood - Sami Arim
The Model
Photographs: © Sami Arim