German Submarine Type IX C-40 U190

Level 4

Dimensions: 53.1 x 4.7 x 11.2 cm

Item number 05167

Age recommendation


Individual parts

24,99 €

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German U-boat Type IX C/40 U190 model kit: scale 1:144

Bring the fascinating world of submarines to life with our exquisite New Tool of the German U-Boat Type IX C/40 (U190) model kit in 1:144 scale! This masterpiece of model building allows you to explore and recreate the legendary Type IX C-class submarine in all its details. With a diving depth of 250 meters and an astonishing range of 13,850 nautical miles (for the Type IX C/40), this submarine was a true giant of the seas.

The model kit contains a total of 115 highly detailed plastic parts and is specially designed for aspiring model builders aged 12 and over. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced modeler, this set gives you the opportunity to expand your skills and create an impressive display piece for your collection, exhibition, or game. The dimensions of the finished model are 47.5 cm in length, which makes it an impressive display piece.

Scope of delivery

  • 115 highly detailed plastic parts for a realistic end result
  • Illustrated, multilingual building instructions for effortless assembly
  • Decals for the perfect finish
  • Innovative quick-dive device and snorkel for authentic functionality
  • Late design with large conservatory for distinctive details

Special features

  • Meticulous attention to detail for a realistic model
  • Innovative construction techniques for authentic functionality
  • Quick dive device and snorkel
  • Unique late design with large conservatory
  • First edition on a scale of 1:144


The German U-boat Type IX C/40 (U190) was a major U-boat of the Kriegsmarine during World War II. With an impressive range and a remarkable diving depth, it played an important role in naval battles. This model is not only characterized by its meticulous attention to detail, but also offers innovative construction techniques. With the speed diving device and snorkel, you can recreate the authentic functionality of the submarine. The late version with a large conservatory gives your model an unmistakable touch. This model is uniquely available as the first edition in 1:144 scale and offers you the chance to experience history in miniature form.

Embark on a captivating journey into the history of U-boats and build your own German U-boat Type IX C/40 (U190) model in 1:144 scale.

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