Battleship Yamato

Author: Martin Orbu
Class: C6
Type: Battleship
Category: Junior
Scale: 1:350
Width: 200 mm
Height: 200 mm

amato (??) was the lead ship of her class of battleships built for the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) shortly before World War II. She and her sister ship, Musashi, were the heaviest and most powerfully armed battleships ever constructed, displacing 72,800 tonnes at full load and armed with nine 46 cm (18.1 in) Type 94 main guns, which were the largest guns ever mounted on a warship.