This model is of the
Silny (Strong), a Krivak
Batch 1 Frigate. The model is by Skywave
in 1:700 scale and was built by John
Carystinos. John used the Gold Medal
Models Photo-Etch set of Soviet Destroyers and Cruiser detail. He also made
several additions and modifications to the amidships superstructure in overall
shape and support structures for the owl screech radar platform.