Scharnhorst - F406S

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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:

159 accurately scaled parts assemble into a superbly detailed reproduction of the famous German battleship Scharnhorst. Finished model measures 15 inches long and has rotating turrets with elevating guns. - Taken from the 3rd edition catalogue (1964)

13th edition catalogue (1976), listed as 'Scharnhorst' from Scharnhorst.

1988 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

1988 edition catalogue, listed as Scharnhorst from 'Scharnhorst'.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 4
First Issued: 1964

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

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
3rd Edition (1964) Ref: F406S
4th Edition (1966) Ref: F406S
5th Edition (1967) Ref: F406S
6th Edition (1968) Ref: F406S
7th Edition (1969) Ref: F406S
8th Edition (1970) Ref: F406S
9th Edition (1971) Ref: F406S
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 04206-8
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 04206-8
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 04206-8
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 04206-8
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 04206-8
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 04206-8
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 04206-8
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 04206-8
1982 Edition Ref: 04206-8
1983 Edition Ref: 9 04206
1988 Edition Ref: 04206
1989 Edition Ref: 04206
1990 Edition Ref: 04206
1992 Edition Ref: 04206

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