1/700 Trumpeter USS Washington CVN-73

Gallery Article by Paolo Yuen on Oct 1 2018



I used the Trumpeter CVN-71 model conversion to CVN-73.

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I used self made island roof top and dome shape radar for the island, some plastic rod added to detailed the hull, flight deck. I removed catwalk plastic railing to photoetch and added Cat 4 control platform, photo etch catapult, landing area first time used on this model. 

Air wings and ship decal are replaced to Boatswain models decal sets. All air wings landing gear and rotors replaced with photoetch.

I have give weathering on hull and flight deck

Paolo Yuen

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Photos and text by Paolo Yuen