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Coming Soon- USS Dale DLG-19

Coming Soon- USS Dale DLG-19

Now in production and arriving late May/early June is our second Leahy class ship USS Dale DLG-19 as she appeared in 1970. This model can also represent any of the Leahy class ships that completed with the full set of four AN/SPG-55 missile directors: USS Leahy DLG-16, USS Harry E. Yarnell DLG-17, USS Gridley DLG-21 or USS England DLG-22. And if you haven't picked one up don't miss out on our first Leahy class release, the two director USS Richmond K. Turner:

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Just Arrived!

Just Arrived!

Just in- the new release from Spider Navy of the US Navy destroyer USS Duncan DDR-874 as in 1966 after her FRAM update. Also in are new models from Saratoga, Albatros, Rhenania Junior and others. See them all on our New Releases page.

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Gift Cards Now Available

Gift Cards Now Available

We now offer gift cards valued at $10, $25, $50 and $100. It has always been hard to give miniature ships to collectors. You never knew what they had or what they might want. Now just give them a gift card from 1250Ships.com. If you are a collector now you can ask for what you really want- just tell your friends to give you a gift card. Gift cards are emailed with a code that can be redeemed online at checkout.

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Coming Soon From Hai

Coming Soon From Hai

The next batch of Hai releases will be focused on destroyers: --HAI 877 Fox TB-12 & Talbot TB-13 US Navy torpedo boats 1899--HAI 878 Mackenzie TB-17 & Goldsborough TB-18 US Navy torpedo boats 1899--HAI 879 Bailey TB-21 & Somers TB-22 US Navy torpedo boats 1899--HAI 880 Manley TB-23 & Bagley TB-24 US Navy torpedo boats--HAI 881 Beagle British destroyer 1909--HAI 882 Acorn British destroyer 1910--HAI 883 Acasta British destroyer 1912--HAI 884 Laforey British destroyer 1913 Here in October....

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Back in Production by Argos- ASR 02 Baku

Back in Production by Argos- ASR 02 Baku

Back in production from Argos is the final Kiev class carrier Baku. The model depicts the ship in 1988 as original built. We will have it back in stock in September. Laid down in 1978 and launched in 1982, the ship was not commissioned until December 1987 due to software and electronics problems. Renamed Admiral Gorshkov after the fall of the Soviet Union in 1991. Suffered boiler room explosion in 1994, returned to service 1995 but decommissioned and offered for sale in 1996. Sold to India 2004 and underwent a long and troubled modified to straight deck configuration. In service...

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