{"id":3998755160142,"title":"1\/700 U.S.S. Long Beach CGN-9 1980","handle":"1-700-u-s-s-long-beach-cgn-9-1980","description":"\u003cp\u003eDragon 7135 1\/700 U.S.S. Long Beach CGN-9 1980\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFeatures:\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eShip presented w\/realistic superstructure\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eNewly tooled antennae included\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eHarpoon missile launchers reproduced in subtle detail\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eIntricate whaleboats available\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eTrue-to-scale ASROC launcher is present\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSuperstructure features details such as hoses and portholes\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eLadders provided as photo-etched parts\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eTurret w\/realistic detail\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e5-inch gun realistically produced w\/extra knuckle\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAuthentic gun barrels are slide molded w\/hallow ends\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOptional barrels w\/blast bags provided for gun turrets\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eDetailed MK 56 gun directors are accurately presented\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eFlight deck molded w\/intricate details\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMk10 terrier launchers w\/accurate details\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAn\/Sp-44 Terrier launchers are authentically produced\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eStructures made from 3-directional slide mold\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAntennae and ladders are newly formed from photo-etched parts\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWaterline or full-hull version can be assembled\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOne-piece slide-molded upper hull w\/undercut details realistically represented\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSponsons are represented on lower hull by slide-mold technology\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eTrue-to-scale propellers reproduced\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eUSS Long Beach (CGN 9) was a unique ship, principally because she was the only vessel in her class. She was a nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser commissioned into the US Navy (USN) on 9 September 1961. She also had the distinction of being the USA’s first all-new cruiser design since WWII, and since cruisers since then have generally been based simply on scaled-up destroyer hulls, her crew aptly described her as “The Only Real Cruiser.” USS Long Beach had a pair of 5-inch 38-calibre guns mounted amidships, and in 1979 she began a midlife upgrade at Puget Sound. At that point the original aft-mounted RIM-8 Talos launcher was replaced by twin four-cell Harpoon anti-ship missile launchers. The cruiser saw combat in the Gulf of Tonkin during the Vietnam War, and also endured long enough to provide support during the 1991 Gulf War as a carrier escort.\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe market has proved exceptionally responsive to Cyber-Hobby’s line of 1\/700 scale warships, owing to their high quality and unique subject. 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Long Beach CGN-9 1980\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFeatures:\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eShip presented w\/realistic superstructure\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eNewly tooled antennae included\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eHarpoon missile launchers reproduced in subtle detail\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eIntricate whaleboats available\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eTrue-to-scale ASROC launcher is present\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSuperstructure features details such as hoses and portholes\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eLadders provided as photo-etched parts\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eTurret w\/realistic detail\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e5-inch gun realistically produced w\/extra knuckle\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAuthentic gun barrels are slide molded w\/hallow ends\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOptional barrels w\/blast bags provided for gun turrets\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eDetailed MK 56 gun directors are accurately presented\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eFlight deck molded w\/intricate details\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMk10 terrier launchers w\/accurate details\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAn\/Sp-44 Terrier launchers are authentically produced\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eStructures made from 3-directional slide mold\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAntennae and ladders are newly formed from photo-etched parts\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWaterline or full-hull version can be assembled\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOne-piece slide-molded upper hull w\/undercut details realistically represented\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSponsons are represented on lower hull by slide-mold technology\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eTrue-to-scale propellers reproduced\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eUSS Long Beach (CGN 9) was a unique ship, principally because she was the only vessel in her class. She was a nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser commissioned into the US Navy (USN) on 9 September 1961. She also had the distinction of being the USA’s first all-new cruiser design since WWII, and since cruisers since then have generally been based simply on scaled-up destroyer hulls, her crew aptly described her as “The Only Real Cruiser.” USS Long Beach had a pair of 5-inch 38-calibre guns mounted amidships, and in 1979 she began a midlife upgrade at Puget Sound. At that point the original aft-mounted RIM-8 Talos launcher was replaced by twin four-cell Harpoon anti-ship missile launchers. The cruiser saw combat in the Gulf of Tonkin during the Vietnam War, and also endured long enough to provide support during the 1991 Gulf War as a carrier escort.\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe market has proved exceptionally responsive to Cyber-Hobby’s line of 1\/700 scale warships, owing to their high quality and unique subject. The newest Cyber-Hobby kit depicts the nuclear-powered cruiser as it appeared in 1980. Parts are cleverly engineered to fit accurately and without fuss, plus the detail is exemplary. The original USS Long Beach was a one-of-a-kind ship, and this 1\/700 model is equally special. Modelers can now add a ‘second’ novel nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser to their collections!\u003c\/p\u003e"}

1/700 U.S.S. Long Beach CGN-9 1980

Product Description

Dragon 7135 1/700 U.S.S. Long Beach CGN-9 1980

Features:

  • Ship presented w/realistic superstructure
  • Newly tooled antennae included
  • Harpoon missile launchers reproduced in subtle detail
  • Intricate whaleboats available
  • True-to-scale ASROC launcher is present
  • Superstructure features details such as hoses and portholes
  • Ladders provided as photo-etched parts
  • Turret w/realistic detail
  • 5-inch gun realistically produced w/extra knuckle
  • Authentic gun barrels are slide molded w/hallow ends
  • Optional barrels w/blast bags provided for gun turrets
  • Detailed MK 56 gun directors are accurately presented
  • Flight deck molded w/intricate details
  • Mk10 terrier launchers w/accurate details
  • An/Sp-44 Terrier launchers are authentically produced
  • Structures made from 3-directional slide mold
  • Antennae and ladders are newly formed from photo-etched parts
  • Waterline or full-hull version can be assembled
  • One-piece slide-molded upper hull w/undercut details realistically represented
  • Sponsons are represented on lower hull by slide-mold technology
  • True-to-scale propellers reproduced

USS Long Beach (CGN 9) was a unique ship, principally because she was the only vessel in her class. She was a nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser commissioned into the US Navy (USN) on 9 September 1961. She also had the distinction of being the USA’s first all-new cruiser design since WWII, and since cruisers since then have generally been based simply on scaled-up destroyer hulls, her crew aptly described her as “The Only Real Cruiser.” USS Long Beach had a pair of 5-inch 38-calibre guns mounted amidships, and in 1979 she began a midlife upgrade at Puget Sound. At that point the original aft-mounted RIM-8 Talos launcher was replaced by twin four-cell Harpoon anti-ship missile launchers. The cruiser saw combat in the Gulf of Tonkin during the Vietnam War, and also endured long enough to provide support during the 1991 Gulf War as a carrier escort. 

The market has proved exceptionally responsive to Cyber-Hobby’s line of 1/700 scale warships, owing to their high quality and unique subject. The newest Cyber-Hobby kit depicts the nuclear-powered cruiser as it appeared in 1980. Parts are cleverly engineered to fit accurately and without fuss, plus the detail is exemplary. The original USS Long Beach was a one-of-a-kind ship, and this 1/700 model is equally special. Modelers can now add a ‘second’ novel nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser to their collections!

Sku: DR07135
Vendor: Dragon
HK$278.00
Maximum quantity available reached.

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