Robert Brown from British Columbia, Canada, blitzed the border to enter his build of HMS Cleopatra, British Dido Class AA cruiser at the 2019 US IPMS National Convention.. The build is from the White Ensign Models 1:700 scale Dido kit.
Scratch-Built items include the 5.25-Inch gun barrels, Oerlikon and 2-pdr platforms, outboard davits, and steam pipes on forward funnel. Other 3rd party replacement parts used in the build include: Skywave forward boats, davits, single 2-pdr and
torpedo tubes; Flyhawk cabin launch, quadruple 2-pdr, searchlights, and paravanes; Trumpeter open boat; Tamiya small boat; 3D Model Parts single Oerlikon; and Gold Medal Models anchors. The mast is from brass rod and the kit's photo-etch set
was used.

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