Referred to as Big Mo, this United States Navy battleship is best remembered as the site of the surrender of the Empire of Japan which ended World War II. Big Mo was commissioned in June 1944. In World War II she fought in the battles of Iwo Jima and Okinawa and later saw action in the Korean War. Big Mo was decommissioned in 1955 but reactivated and modernized in 1984 as part of the 600-ship Navy plan. In January 1991 provided fire support during Operation Desert Storm.
Number Of Sheets: 3Difficulty: ChallengingAssembled Size: 12”(L) x 1.5"(W) x 3.25"(H)
Recommended age: 14+
Amazing DIY models with stunning details
Metal Earth is made from . Each model features amazing detail with parts cut from one or more 4” square steel sheets. Easy to follow instructions are included with each kit and Simply snip out the pieces and bend the tabs through corresponding connection points.
Parts can be more easily removed from the sheet using a pair of clippers.
Highly recommended tools for successful assembly: tweezers, needle nose pliers, flat nose pliers, clipper.
Plan out and understand how the parts will come together. Folding any piece back and forth along a fold line more than 2 times will cause the piece to weaken and/or break. Be sure to use a gentle touch.
Parts lock together using tabs and holes. Pay close attention to the CIRCLE and TRIANGLE symbols:
A CIRCLE represents a tab that should be folded 90°.
A TRIANGLE represents a tab that should be twisted 90°.