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As beautiful as it is, not everyone has either the funds nor the display space for the UCS Star Destroyer.  To that end, I offer a highly detailed yet modestly sized alternative that is a modification of an existing set, 75055.

This is a model of Vader's Imperial-I class Star Destroyer Devastator as seen in Rogue One and A New Hope, but can also be reconfigured using easily swapable modular parts into an Imperial-II class Star Destroyer as seen in The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi.  The original set has had the internal playset removed, a complete ventral hull added with main hangar, detailed engines, and two new command towers.  The model has been slightly enlarged to 1/2700 scale and is 23.5" long.  The command tower, main batteries, and dorsal axial cannons are modular to convert between versions.  The Mk I also has removable waist mounted quad cannons and engine thrust vanes. Completing the model is a display stand and a microscale Tantive IV Corellian Corvette, that while slightly overscale still fits perfectly in the main hangar and can be attached there.  I used photos of the original Devastator filming model from A New Hope and the larger Avenger filming model from The Empire Strikes Back as reference.  More pics available at https://www.flickr.com/photos/rx79gez8gundam/.

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That looks phenomenal compared to the original, especially for the scale you're working with.

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Thanks!  My goal was to offer a highly detailed alternative to the UCS Destroyer, as it's just too big and too expensive for the average person!  I can afford to buy it currently, but I simply have no room to display it if I did.  This model is just under 2' long and takes up far less space, and being based off an existing set offers a good starting point for someone to mod.  There are also few Imperial-II Star Destroyer models out there, both UCS to date have been of the Imperial-I class Devastator.  I made sure to stay away from using exotic parts as well.  I'm working on plans in Stud.io, will be offering them once complete.

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ive been looking for something just like this. I want a star destroyer for my collection, but I dont have the space for the UCS one or those 10000+ piece masterpieces.

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