1/72 Scale Los Angeles Class SSN Build, Part I

The list of interesting modeling subjects is long.  Somewhere near the top of that list for me have always been modern submarines, particularly US Navy nuclear subs.  My friend Michael Smith also shares this interest, but in his case he prefers his models to not only look nice but to operate as well.  By good … Continue reading 1/72 Scale Los Angeles Class SSN Build, Part I

USS Indianapolis (SSN-697) Fast Attack Submarine in 1/72 Scale

The USS Indianapolis (SSN-697) was a U.S. Navy Los Angeles class fast attack submarine.  She was commissioned in 1980 and was assigned to the Pacific Fleet, homeported in Pearl Harbor.  She was decommissioned halfway through her service life in 1998, one of the many victims of the so-called “peace dividend”. I have always been fascinated … Continue reading USS Indianapolis (SSN-697) Fast Attack Submarine in 1/72 Scale