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December 6th, 2009:

Gallery: USS Helena CA-75 in SL™

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The USS Helena was commissioned in 1945.  It is a Baltimore Class Heavy Cruiser, or “Pocket Battleship.”  Extensive research has been done to faithfully bring this ship to SL.  The deck gun is to 1/2 scale, and the model of the whole ship is a sketch for progress tracking.  A full size Helena will take about 9 months to work up, to CAD quality detail.

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