German U-boat Type VII D Minenleger

Order before 20th December for Christmas delivery in the UK
Your current cart value is £0.00.
Add £50.00 more to your current cart for free shipping.
Low Stock, Order now!
Earn 21 Warlord Medal points (per item) for this purchase.
Scale: 1/350th
1 Vessel
Requires Assembly

This product is supplied unassembled and unpainted. Glue and paints not included.

The Type VIID, based on its predecessor but with lengthened hull was also ready. Like its predecessor, the Type VIID was able to launch attacks by means of torpedoes. It also equipped with fiver vertical tubes just aft of the conning tower to deposit up to 39 mines. Thanks to this stealth, the Type VIID was able to deploy miles at strategical locations, such as enemy coasts, outside harbours and important shipping routes.

The Type VIID had larger fuel capacity than Type VIIC, but due to its larger size, the former was inferior in terms of manoeuvrability, top speed and cruise time. There were six Type VIID submarines (U-213 to U-218) commissioned, from August 1941 to May 1942. Yet, till the end of WWII, only 9 minelaying missions were executed.

For the rest of the missions, the Type VIID was used as a regular submarine. The 88mm gun was unmounted in May 1943, in exchange for two 20mm anti-aircraft cannons aft of the conning tower. This modification retained until the end of WWII.

Note: This is a detailed plastic model designed for display - to convert to use in Cruel Seas will take a modicum of skill

Models supplied unassembled and unpainted

Shipping Options

NB. All orders shipped from the UK - view preparation & shipping times

Customs fees and import duties are the responsibility of the customer.

Courier Service also available - view details.

Pick up at Show: available at checkout (depending on date).

Visit Us: view details.

Returns & Exchanges

If there are any problems with your order, or somebody just bought you the wrong thing as a present, please get in touch. We're nice guys and we'll do our best to solve the problem:

Call: 0115 978 4495 (view details for opening times)



Whether you want to know when your order will arrive or which hats your Napoleonic troops should be wearing, our customer service team can help!

Call: 0115 978 4495 (view details for opening times)


The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best experience. Please click Accept Cookies to continue to use the site.
German U-boat Type VII D Minenleger
You have successfully subscribed!

Warlord Games logo

Delivery Location

Welcome to our store!
Please select your delivery location

NB. If you change delivery location later, you will need to create a new account
and anything in your cart will be lost.

Recently Viewed