Trumpeter #6801 DKM U-Boat Type VIIC U-552 Plastic Model Kit, 1/48 Scale
German submarine U-552 was a Type VIIC U-Boat built for Nazi Germany's Kriegsmarine for service during World War II. U-552 was nicknamed the Roter Teufel 'Red Devil' after its mascot of a grinning devil was painted on the conning tower.
- 2-piece full hull, with full interior details seen through the transparent starboard hull
- Highly detailed interior with front and rear living quarters, Central control room, Sonar room, Transmitter receiver room, Diesel engine and engine room, Electromotor, torpedoes and front and rear torpedo tube compartment
- Separate bulkheads
- Detailed conning tower with injection molded railings, 88mm chase guns, aerial defense scatter guns and machine guns
- Front and rear pile
- 48 Crew figures
- Detailed anchor and propellers
- Photo-etch accents
- Decals and color painting reference for a single submarine - includes ensigns, gauges and color reference and markings for all interior and figures.
- Completed Length: 55 in. long (approx.)