Fleetscales 1/72nd Type 45 Destroyer Semi Kit
Become the master and commander of an Anti-Air Warfare Destroyer!
Fleetscales 1/72nd Type 45 Destroyer is one of the most complete semi kits we have made to date. The semi kit has had special attention to detail to replicate the latest destroyer to the Royal Navy. It has recently featured in the press with an extensive build detailed.
Coming in at over 2 metres long and nearly 20 cm wide this huge model destroyer is designed to seamlessly be put together.
Fleetscales 1/72nd Type 45 Destroyer is one of the most complete semi kits we have made to date.
The kit has recently featured in the press with an extensive build detailed in the UK Magazine ‘Model Boats‘ and has been an ongoing build since then. (We’ve added more to the kit and improved it since the version the magazine received.)
Carefully using the latest manufacturing techniques the semi kit has been designed to allow super detailing while keeping top weight to a minimum.
The kit enables the modeller to build very accurate model that is both static or ready for remote control and has extensive detailing and accuracy. The parts including superstructure are all designed to work together.
The kit currently comes in two variants:
Extensive discussion and builds haven been completed or are ongoing in our online forum.
The Semi kit in 1/72nd can also be built in parts and we recommend this if you are making a specific ship or date of ship, this also allows for any modifications to the ship made post design state. We can help you with a custom semi kit , please contact us.
*Remember semi kits do not come with instructions, tools, manuals or pre made. Please allow for manufacturing times.
1/72nd Semi-Kit set for Type 45 Destroyers in Deployment status.
This set has been put together to give the modeller maximum flexability in chosing when to model the ship and any currently planned changes/updates.
Could also build: HMS Daring, HMS Duncan, HMS Defender, HMS Diamond, HMS Dragon, HMS Dauntless
1) Superbly detailed and accurate Type 45 GRP Hull ( 83.5″ x 11.5″ , 212cm x 29cm )
2) Super structure & 2 Piece deck of the ship in lightweight (but strong) GRP: Launch silo, Main structure, Foundation structure, Lower Bridge, Bridge, Funnel, Aft Mast.
3) Running set (Brass props, shafts and A frames)
Vent Grilles (Various, chosen for T45 Model)
Single/Double Hydraulic Door (1)
Std 5 Panel Doors (36)
Close Fairleads (4)
Breakwater and Associated Hatch (1)
Fore and Midships Hatches (2 Hatches)
Decoy Launchers (2)
SRBOC Chaff Launchers (4)
Signal Flag lockers (2)
Liferafts (chosen for T45, round and oblong) (18)
Navigation Lights (3)
Flight deck netting (1) Etched Brass
Stanchions 3 Rail flat Bar (etched Brass , 1 Set)
Bow and stern Staff (Brass)
S1850M 3D Radar (1)
Sampson Multi-function Radar (1)
Navigation Radar (3)
Navigation Domes (4)
Scott Domes (2)
Whip Aerial Bases (2)
UAT Array (1)
Bowman Aerial (2)
HF/DF Link Mast
Sea Archer optical directors with base (2)
1. 4.5 Mk8 MoD 1 Gun
2. 30mm Single Barrel guns
1. Vertical Launch Silo (48 Cell fore Bay)
2 Harpoon Launchers with Bases (8 tubes in two 4 Blocks) (ready for future modifcations)
2 CIWS Phalanx Guns
General purpose Machine gun and mounts (4)
Sniper guns and mounts (6)
Life rings (6)
Loud Speakers (32)
Bulkhead Lights (50)
Signal Lamps (x2)
Navigation lights for Main Mast (6)