This all-metal, no-glue model of Wisconsin‘s sister ship the USS Missouri (BB-63), referred to as Big Mo, makes an great project and display piece. Metal Earth models are simple to assemble, although they can have small pieces and intense detail. Just remove the parts from the steel sheet, join them together with the folding tabs and slots, and display! Instructions are included. Difficulty level: Challenging. Assembled size: 12″ long, 3.25″ tall.
Recommended for ages 14+.
The Missouri is best remembered as the site of the surrender of the Empire of Japan which ended World War II, and was also recommissioned in January 1991 provided fire support during Operation Desert Storm.