the ages, the exploits of famous ships have captured
the imagination. To many, the Wahoo has been
nothing short of hypnotic. To walk her decks today
is impossible. However, many have found satisfaction
in modeling her lines, in either static or radio controlled
scale. Here you wil find examples of the scale
modeler's art to inspire you and resources to equip
you in your own endeavors.
images are of a 1/48 scale Wahoo owned by
Barry Appel of Vancouver, B.C., Canada. It was
built by Dan Kachur utilizing a Scale Shipyard hull.
Detailed to depict Wahoo during her first
patrol, this beautiful radio controlled model won
1st Place at the 1996 Burnaby Regatta.
features include torpedoes, periscopes, radar masts,
lights and diesel engine sounds as well as the ability
to dive and surface on command.
you have images of a Wahoo model you have
built, please forward them for display.