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1/72 S.M. U-Boot 9

DW72001

Plastic model kit scale 1/72. Preorder product.

Special price in Preorder until 3th December 2020

Estimated availability last days January 2021

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History:

SM U9 (Seiner Majestät U-Boot) was a petroleum-electric submarine of the German Imperial Navy of WWI.
The double hulled U-Boat was 57.38 m long, 6.00 m wide, had a draft of 3.13 m and a displacement of 493 tons above and 611 tons under water. It could dive to a maximum of 50 m in about 50–90 seconds.
It was powered by 1000 HP petroleum motors on the surface and by 1160 HP electric motors while submerged. With these U9 can speed up to 14.2 knots above water and 8.1 knots under water.
Armament consisted of six torpedoes that could be fired through two bow and two stern tubes.

The U9 was commissioned as the first ship in its class in July 1908 and launched in February 1910.On September 22nd, 1914 U9 sank the three British armored cruisers HMS Aboukir, HMS Hogue and HMS Cressy one after the other and on October 15th the British armored cruiser HMS Hawke under the command of Kapitänleutnant Otto Weddigen. After that the boat U9 was allowed to carry an Iron Cross on the tower. Apart from U9, only the small cruiser SMS Emden received this honor during the WWI.
U9 undertook a total of seven combat cruises and sank five warships with 44,173 tons and 13 merchant ships with 8,636 GRT. No other boat sank more warships during the First World War.
After the war the boat was delivered on November 26, 1918 to Great Britain and in 1919 it was scrapped in Morecambe, Lancashire.

 

Product Details

  • First U9 class ever done in scale in plastic
  • High accurate shapes and dimensions
  • Highly detailed surfaces with realistic rivet details
  • Optional sail railings with fine details on both sides
  • Open or closed hatches and torpedo doors
  • Name plaques for all 4 ships of this class
  • Optional upper rudders
  • Optional masts- Positionable exhaust stack
  • Includes turnbuckles for advanced modelers
  • Display stand included


S.M. Unterseeboot U9 Class. These ships can be built:

  • U-9
  • U-10
  • U-11
  • U-12

 


Note concerning pre-sales:

Although we will make efforts to begin delivering product as soon as possible, you understand and agree that there may be delays. An estimated launch date is only an estimate, shipping dates cannot be guaranteed for pre-orders. In the event of unforeseen delays outside of our control, the estimated shipping date is subject to change without notice.

When ordering an item that is a Pre-Order, you will be charged at the time you make the purchase to reserve the item(s). Your order will be held at our warehouse until the entire order is ready to ship. We suggest ordering all Pre-Order items on one order separately from items available to ship with real stock, for that reason. Please, keep in mind that if you place an order with Pre-Order items on it, even if some items are in stock, the order will be held until all items are available, and the order will NOT be partially shipped.

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