Ship Models

British Ships

H.M.S. Belfast - Sami Arim
Model Data
Model build by Sami Arim, California, USA
Kit Manufacturer B-Resina. Lots of scratch built and photoetch additions
Scale 1:700
Additional Information The paint scheme and configuration used for the model shows how the H.M.S. Belfast appeared 26 December 1943, when she participated in the sinking of the German battleship Scharnhorst.
Award winning model. It came second at the Chicago nationals and won best of show at the Santa Rosa local contest in 2001
Construction time 6 months

H.M.S. Belfast - Sami Arim
The Model
Photographs: © Sami Arim