German U-Boat Type XXI


Build your own German U-Boat Type XXI model from this amazing METAL EARTH kit. The parts are laser cut from ultra-thin flexible steel sheets. No gluing or soldering is required – just pop out the pieces and connect using tabs and holes.

Kit includes:

  • 2 x 11cm square sheets with 57 pre-cut pieces
  • Full printed illustrated instructions

Approximate assembled size: 19.0 x 2.0 x 4.0 cm

Build difficulty: moderate

Recommended ages: 14+

Recommended tools:

Compatible accessories:


  • Not a toy
  • Contains sharp edges
  • Contains small parts

Model number: MMS121


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About the German U-Boat Type XXI

German U-Boat Type XXI: Were a class of German diesel-electric submarines designed during the Second World War. They were the first submarines able to operate primarily submerged rather than spending most of their time as surface ships.