This is the model kit of the Robin Model 1/350 scale Balao class submarine Hai Pao SS-792. Originally built as the USS Tusk (SS-426), on April, 11, 1946. The Tusk remained in US Service until 1973 when she was transferred to Taiwan as part of the  Security Assistance Program. She was upgraded through the Guppy program that gave her a new sail and bow sonar dome. She is still in service today with the Taiwanese Navy today.

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Chen Chih-Pang
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