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USS Cassin DD-372 (1944 fit)

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About the Author

About Rui Matos (skipper)

Hi all Crew Members!
Rui Matos, 39 years old (in 2006), married, former Portuguese Navy Fire Control Radar Operator , and "owned" by two cats - James, Stripes (Riscas in portuguese, now deceased) and Moon (Lua)!
I've been modeling since I was 6, but only have turned to Submarines in 1991 o...


Looks like the battle was won by you, my friend.......... Sweet little showpiece, Rui, thanks for sharing!
JAN 21, 2008 - 03:16 AM
That is a sweet little lady. I can guess those open guns would have been a bear to man during battle. thanks for sharing.
JAN 21, 2008 - 03:39 AM
You've got some bright and colourful nightmares then. I really love your seas JB
JAN 21, 2008 - 06:32 AM
Sweet work, Skipper. Love the seascape.
JAN 21, 2008 - 08:26 AM
Well done Rui! Great looking model. Clean ship nicely highlighted by your waterline work. kudos... Frank
JAN 21, 2008 - 09:08 AM
Great looking tin can Skipper. One thing good about it was that it was well ventilated. Gator
JAN 21, 2008 - 10:17 AM
Thanks guys! When I acquired these Midship Models (4 Maham's + 1 Benham) I though that they would be great models They are a very good base, they bring lots of extras (bridges, weaponry, boats, rafts, radars, the LOT), but when compared with what they should be, it leaves a great GAP... I guess that this is one of the reasons for not seeing too many of these TinCan's built - strange for a recent 1/700 US destroyer. As for the sea, I have used my usual technique as describe in the "Wet Your Ships" Feature. Once again, thanks for your compliments Skipper
JAN 21, 2008 - 12:13 PM