So, you have always wanted an 1:700 scale HMS Exeter? Are you tired of waiting for one? If so. build your own, as Dino Carancini did. Dino was not alone in his effort, as Marcello Menta helped in machining the model, Laurence Batchelor helped with documentation and Mike McCabe helped with photographs. Here is Dino's Exeter in preparation.

Exeter-dino.Jpg (52889 bytes) Exeter-marcello.Jpg (49156 bytes) Exeter-marcello1.Jpg (66810 bytes)
Exeter4inc-guns.JPG (69471 bytes) Exeter-walrus.jpg (52481 bytes) exeterWIP1.JPG (48703 bytes)

And here is the finished Exeter.

exeter1dcX.JPG (66201 bytes) exeter3dc.JPG (81960 bytes) exeter10dc.JPG (117897 bytes) exeter2dc.JPG (90733 bytes)
exeter4dc.JPG (97009 bytes) exeter5dc.JPG (65378 bytes) exeter6dc.JPG (67237 bytes) exeter7dc.JPG (72621 bytes)
exeter8dc.JPG (87020 bytes) exeter9dc.JPG (95485 bytes) exeter11dc.JPG (197191 bytes) exeter12dc.JPG (122130 bytes)