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Durando09 Jul 2018 2:31 p.m. PST

Does anyone make ships suitable for the Chinese Navy 1883-1886?

Texas Jack09 Jul 2018 2:51 p.m. PST

Navwar do a Foo Chow set in 1/3000, so if you have the French you´re good to go. And if you have the French, please tell me where you got them!

Link to Navwar: link

pogany Inactive Member09 Jul 2018 3:26 p.m. PST

For 1/2400 scale I've used the ships from Panzerschiffe Miniatures. Check in the Span-Am/Russo-Japanese/Sino-Japanese War section. They are listed under "Other Countries".

Personal logo Virtualscratchbuilder Supporting Member of TMP Fezian09 Jul 2018 6:27 p.m. PST

Old Glory makes some in 1/600 and I filled in most of the Chinese myself.

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Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP09 Jul 2018 6:56 p.m. PST

Besides the ones mentioned above, Wartimes Journal does 3D "Rapid Prototype Plastic" Chinese pre-dreadnought ships.

wtj.com/wtj0112.html

You can get them in 1:1500, 1:1800, 1:2400, or 1:3000 scale.

I've ordered several British and Russian 1:2400 pre-dreadnoughts from them and have been highly satisfied with them.

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I must note that I have both the Russian and Japanese 1904-1905 fleets in 1:2400 scale from Panzerschiffe. As Pogany stated, they do make the Chinese ships [ link ].

I have the Chen Yuen as part of my Japanese fleet as she was captured during the Sino-Japanese War and added to the Japanese fleet. link But the model is from Viking Forge and is the only Chinese ship they make.

Jim

wargamer611 Jul 2018 9:17 a.m. PST

If you can find a dozen people who want French and Chinese ships in 1/1200 scale for the Franco Sino war then Spithead miniatures will make them for you.

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP12 Jul 2018 6:59 a.m. PST

Wartimes Journal also accepts recommendations for new ship models.

Jim

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