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IJN Sh˘kaku
My first aircraft carrier! The IJN Sh˘kaku was a real WW2 Japanese carrier, which served from 8 August 1941 unitl it was sunk by a submarine on 19 June 1944. Her top speed was 34.2 knots. My model may not be as accurate since this is my first attempt at an aircraft carrier.
About this creation

IJN Sh˘kaku's bow. Typical Japanese design.


The aircraft carrier's bridge and first elevator. The first elevator is usually used for bringing up aircraft for takeoff.


The second elevator. Mainly used to return aircraft to the hangers.


Exaust port on the side of the ship. This was used on many IJN aircraft carriers.


Mid-Section.


The stern of the Sh˘kaku.


The ship's stern Includes 4 anti-aircraft guns.


Picture shot from a Catalina.

Thank you for viewing my first aircraft carrier!



Comments

 I like it 
  September 10, 2011
what about the IJN Akagi now that would be cool im going to try to make the USS Enterprise CV-6
 I made it 
  September 10, 2011
~PLEASE REPLY~ What should my next carrier be? How could I improve it from this?
Jay .
Tokugawa Brickeyasu
  August 28, 2011
Good work, there aren't many carriers on MOCpages!
 I like it 
  August 28, 2011
I like it i think you should try to build the IJN Akagi but very nice
 I made it 
  August 28, 2011
Quoting Manthan Dutta Nice for your first try. the pic from the catalina looks like an actual black and white photo.
Thanks! I'm glad to see that someone reads the captions. I will comment on your creations.
 I like it 
  August 28, 2011
Nice for your first try. the pic from the catalina looks like an actual black and white photo.
 I like it 
  August 28, 2011
Nice for your first try. the pic from the catalina looks like an actual black and white photo.
 
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