**All conversion sets, castings,
and material on this site are Copyrighted.**
Instructions are included with
Built submarines shown below are for display purposes only, and are not for
Prices in USD**
Degaussing cables Set Early Gato Covered degaussing
cable set for early Gatos. Note- There are different variants of
these cables due to various yards. This version comes with the
necessary parts for making cables on the following boats- Wahoo,
Shad, and other early Government Mare Isl boats.
*Set comes standard with the USS Wahoo sets
$16.00 each set
Echo Ranging & Detecting Equipment - Sound Heads /Rodmeter Set A- comes with
the basics for installing the heads and rod meter to a prebuilt model
submarine. This set includes the head spheres rods and the rod meter
with installation plugs (not shown) and an
installation stencil (Not
$15.00 each set
Set B- Comes with all the parts shown including a bulkhead for
installing the echo sound system. This set can only be installed on
un built fresh model submarines. Set also comes with instructions and
$25.00 each set
Set C- Features all of the same parts as set B, but comes with
components to make sound heads spring bound.
$30.00 each set
IBS PM Sails and PM Conning Towers will be issued with a disposable limber hole
stencil. $9.50 each
Hull Accessory Set PM
Includes all corrective marker buoys for WWII boats and gun platforms. $12.00 each
Hull Accessory Set EB
Similar to above, but comes with EB platforms. $12.00 each
Style I: USS Wahoo (Mare Island): This Mare Island Wahoo tower set comes with the 50.cal water
cooled AA gun, bridge details, hull upgrade set, anchor,
anchor well, and an exclusive Mare Island Wahoo stencil for
converting the kit's limber holes to the Mare Island pattern.
Note: Mare Island towers differ from EB towers in having no flaring
shift angles forward and no thinning out aft for the induction
room. *Set is issued with Wahoo Degausing cables, 3"50 cal
deck gun,crane (shown above)
Style II: USS Wahoo (cut down version) This set comes with a high angle M2 50 cal. MG,3"50 cal
deckgun,loading crane and a Mare
Island stencil for the Wahoo.*Set is issued with Degausing
cables (shown above)
III: EB 1941 "As Built" Gatobr>
Set comes with the high angle M2 50 cal. Water Cooled MG,
Detailed Cabin Interior, EB Hull Upgrade Set, 2 Anchor Wells,
Detailed Anchors, and Instructions. $70.00 each
VI: Gato USS
Grouper: Cut down EB.
This set comes with the same accessories as Style 3.
V: After Built EB Gato Short cabin/4 Porthole
Set comes with same accessories as in Style 3.
IV: USS Tambor Class
Note: This set requires cutting down the 1/72 hull to subtract
the 4 feet dimensional difference. $70.00 each
scale US Submarine 4"/50 cal Deck Gun
Deck gun is intended for any 1/72nd scale WWII US fleet boat.
This is a full resin kit with over 30 parts (unassembled).
Deck gun can be built to transverse and elevate. Detailed
instructions are included.
Kit is only
for very experienced modelers.
For more photos of submarine models
packing this 4" see the gallery page.
Resin 5" 25
Cal. Submarine Deck Gun Kit and Bonus Ammo Feeder Kit Shown $25.00 each
long and short Balao sets will come with one IBS 5"25 cal deck
gun, masts for particular sets, kit deck adapter plate, and a special accessory
pack . Email us for substitution of the 5" to the 4"
1/72nd Scale Long Balao USS Ling Conversion Set Conning Tower
(Government Long Balao Style I)
**Note: Kits are for very experienced modelers** Email IBS for
questions. Serious inquiries only. **Note: The anti aircraft guns shown are
not included with the tower. The guns shown are the stock
RevellŪ Gato kit guns.
Balaos from style 1 - 9 are now offered with a new lower super structure that
will not have the rear gun locker inlet as on the Ling type boats. The
new structure is shown in grey below. Towers will now come with this
lower structure unless notified via email during time of ordering.
Long Balao Style 2 This is similar to the above tower, but this has a different fairwater
shield. $95.00 each
Long Balao Style 3 Similar as the one above but with a different mast array setup. $95.00 each
Long Balao Style 4 Same fairwater as Style 1 but with an earlier array.
following Balaos below offer the unique "W" weld crimp line on their
fairwaters for specific boats.
Long Balao Style 5 $95.00 each
Long Balao Style 6 $95.00 each
Long Balao Style 7 $95.00 each
Balao Towers These short Balao towers will work with the current RevellŪ Gato
Limber Holes for EB and manitowoc yards. All sets, like the long Balaos above, come with the
ammo/gun locker parts to build any desired boats.
Balao Tower Style 1
Balao Tower Style 2 Same fairwater as style 1, but a different late war mast.
Short Balao Tower Style 3 Different fairwater and an early war mast. **Note: USS
Baya shown. See more in Gallery** $85.00 each
Balao Tower Style 4 Different fairwater than style 1 with the late mast. $85.00 each
Short Balaos below have the "W" weld crimp line on their
fairwaters for specific boats.
Balao Style 5 $85.00 each
Short Balao Style 6 $85.00 each
Short Balao Style
7 $85.00 each
Short Balao Style
8 $85.00 each
This set comes with the
parts and exclusive to the USS Pampanito. $95.00 each
Snorkels Fleet snorkel range will come with full accessories, such as
sonars and arrays.
PM "Super Torsk" Gun
Slinger Set Our latest PM sail is derived from the
PM Sails below, however, this kit features a full bridge interior
detail. This set comes with more parts. Also comes with
the 5" Deck Gun and Gun Locker Tube. $95.00 each
PM "Super Torsk" Late
Version Set comes with the
full interior bridge and comes with the late sonar assortment. $95.00 each
PM Sail USS
Torsk (Late Version) $85.00
Electric Boat Step Sail Style 1 (Fleet Snorkel Gun Slinger)
For the built up model, see the USS Lizardfish in the Gallery. $85.00
Electric Boat Step Sail Style 2 Comes with the chin sonar and sonar array (no deck gun).
Atlantic High Sail Style 1
Atlantic High Sail Style 2 (TBA)
Atlantic High Sail Style 3 (TBA)
EB Step Sail Style 2 (TBA)
NEW - Guppy II PM Sail USS
Remora Class Set Set comes with chin sonar and sonar assortment packet. $85.00
1/72 Scale Pointy Gato Insert Set
Set comes with fairwater side AA platforms, mast deck,& gun
lockers "assortment" $18.00