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Old Jul 12, 2012, 10:38 AM
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Looks like those deep discounts are already being offered if you're interested to doing a pre-order. Hey, at least its not Lindberg so whats to lose?

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CLICK HERE TO PRE-ORDER YOURS TODAY

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Old Jul 12, 2012, 10:44 PM
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I'm interested, but I heard that InternetHobbies was a poor place to buy something from. A lot of bad reviews. Anyone find somewhere else that is doing preorders (and won't charge me until they actually ship it...)?
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Old Jul 13, 2012, 12:27 AM
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Looks like Squadron is offering something similar:

http://www.squadron.com/ItemDetails.asp?item=TR03702



I've never built any of Trumpeter's ships...how are they?
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Old Jul 13, 2012, 04:39 AM
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Looks like Squadron is offering something similar:

http://www.squadron.com/ItemDetails.asp?item=TR03702



I've never built any of Trumpeter's ships...how are they?
I'd say you gonna miss many good things... get an Arizona, and you won't be regreted..

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Old Jul 13, 2012, 05:40 AM
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Looks like Squadron is offering something similar:

http://www.squadron.com/ItemDetails.asp?item=TR03702



I've never built any of Trumpeter's ships...how are they?
Thanks for the link. This looks like it will be a great alternative for me, instead of going the fiberglass hull, scratch built superstructure, etc. route. Sorry for being lazy everyone!
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Old Jul 14, 2012, 11:50 AM
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Am sure the shipyards of Rosen Fleet will be crowded with many Bismarck class hulls in 2013.
Ha ha.. why not pay a visit to us on www.rosenfans.com ?


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Old Jul 17, 2012, 03:59 PM
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I ordered my Bismarck from Freedom Hobby

I preordered the Bismarck kit from Free Time Hobby when the kit was first announced. They don't charge you until they invoice and ship the order. Brendon has been excellent to work with. I purchased my Tamiya Yamato (new kit) decking and Prontos photoetched super detail set from them.

Check out their website for Bismarck and you can see the additional detail sets they will be offering as well. Super detail photoetched set, wood decks, brass guns and 3d figures are listed.

Best regards

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Old Sep 21, 2012, 05:59 PM
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Had to pull the trigger on this one. Freetime Hobbies seems to have the best pre-order deal at $249.99. This is gonna be sweet! Be nice to have one this big without scratchbuilding. I'm already thinking drive systems-----probably a 550 with dual-output GB and let the center prop freewheel. Now if they could do high-quality 1/200 Yamato!!!!
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Old Oct 15, 2012, 08:30 PM
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another website has a couple photos of this at the ihobby Expo:

http://resinilluminati.com/showthread.php?t=14100
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Old Nov 02, 2012, 09:09 PM
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OK, Squadron says they now have this in stock.

http://www.squadron.com/product-p/tr03702.htm
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Old Nov 04, 2012, 12:55 AM
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I had this on preorder, and got the Bismarck last week. Large box, nice looking when I opened it up. I probably won't be starting on it for awhile, but I'm happy I have one.
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Old Nov 05, 2012, 10:11 PM
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I called Freetime (great guys) and they said the container was in Philly and they are expecting to ship in one or two weeks
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Old Nov 05, 2012, 10:37 PM
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Fighting steel how about some pictures of the box contents..PLEASE. Thanks.
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Old Nov 06, 2012, 12:21 AM
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Here's some out of the box pics---looks like a bonus "cut-a-way" turret is included!

http://www.freetimehobbies.com/trp3702.aspx
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Old Nov 06, 2012, 12:28 AM
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Here are a few out of the box pictures. I hope this was what you were looking for.
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