H.M.S. Hood - F402S

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H.M.S. Hood

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The description below is taken from the Airfix catalogue this kit was first seen in. There is also extra information underneath the main catalogues description including any changes to the name of this kit in the catalogues.

Airfix Catalogue description:

The 133 parts of this Airfix construction kit build a 17 1/4 inch model of H.M.S. "Hood", the Royal Naval ship which made so many goodwill cruises between 1929 and 1939. Faithfully reproduced in miniture are her eight 15 inch, twelve 5.5 inch and four 4 inch guns as well as two multiple 2-pounders. - Taken from the 1st edition catalogue (1962)

13th edition catalogue (1976), listed as HMS 'Hood' from H.M.S. Hood.

1988 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

1988 edition catalogue, listed as HMS Hood from HMS 'Hood'.

1999 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 4
First Issued: 1960

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 3: William Howard Jarvis
Artist on Box Type 5: Geoff Hunt
Artist on Box Type 16: John D. Jones
Artist on Box Type 17: John D. Jones

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
1st Edition (1962) Ref: F402S
2nd Edition (1963) Ref: F402S
3rd Edition (1964) Ref: F402S
4th Edition (1966) Ref: F402S
5th Edition (1967) Ref: F402S
6th Edition (1968) Ref: F402S
7th Edition (1969) Ref: F402S
8th Edition (1970) Ref: F402S
9th Edition (1971) Ref: F402S
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 04202-6
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 04202-6
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 04202-6
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 04202-6
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 04202-6
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 04202-6
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 04202-6
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 04202-6
1982 Edition Ref: 04202-6
1988 Edition Ref: 04202
1989 Edition Ref: 04202
1990 Edition Ref: 04202
1999 Edition Ref: 04202
2000 Edition Ref: 04202
2001 Edition Ref: 04202
2002 Edition Ref: 04202
2003 Edition Ref: 04202
2004 Edition Ref: 04202
2005 Edition Ref: 04202
2006 Edition Ref: 04202
2007 Edition Ref: 04202
2008 Edition Ref: A04202
2009 Edition Ref: A04202
2011 Edition Ref: A04202
2012 Edition Ref: A04202
2013 Edition Ref: A04202
2019 Edition Ref: A04202V
2020 Edition Ref: A04202V

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