The Leclerc is captured with exceptional detail, including Series 2 specific smoke dischargers, stowage boxes, short and long snorkels, and air conditioning unit. French developed 120mm smoothbore gun with thermal sleeve is accurately reproduced. Clear parts recreate headlights, taillights and periscope lenses. Rear hull includes finely detailed engine grille and surface imperfections reproducing the non-slip finish of the actual tank. Other details include tow cable, external fuel tank, fuel tank pipe stay and fuel tank stays.
Commander's post features rotating sight and a commander figure.
Features 4 marking options, three in the 3-color NATO camouflage, and one in desert colors.
Kit includes parts depicting Vietnam War M551’s such as large smoke dischargers and M113 gun shield. Slide molding was used on various upper hull accessories for great detail with fuss-free assembly. Movable driver’s hatch. Comes with 3 realistic figures in action pose, and 2 marking options.
The model authentically captures the Hummel form with thin fighting compartment armor and late production integrated driving compartment.Features coordinated sight and 15cm howitzer elevation.Assembly type late production tracks feature one-piece straight sections for realistic depiction of upper run "sag."Includes 3 figures depicted in the act of loading shells.Comes with 2 marking options, for Eastern and Western Front vehicles.
Features newly-molded parts depicting the upper hull with its sloped armor, late production M10 turret counterweight, and long 17pdr gun. Interior features depictions of shell racks and multi-part 17pdr gun breech. Comes with 3 full body figures – gunner and loader seated in the fighting compartment, and commander seated on the turret edge – plus a driver torso figure. Lower hull, suspension, wheel and track parts are carried over from the acclaimed Tamiya 1/35 model of the M10 that served as the Achilles’ base. New sprocket wheel parts depict late M10 components. Marking options depict 93rd Anti-Tank Regiment (Italy, 1944) and 75th Anti-Tank Regiment (NW Europe) vehicles.
The Marder III M form is accurately recreated, including its layout with central engine (hence the “M” designation for “Mitte” = middle) and rear fighting compartment, 7.5cm gun, and interior details such as the gun breech, shell racks and radio equipment.
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Assembly type tracks allow realistic depiction of “sag” on the upper run. Photo-etched part recreates the exhaust cover. Comes with 4 full body figures (3 of which are all new) and one torso figure in realistic pose, plus 2 Normandy Front marking options.
Multi-piece depictions of front un-ditching roller, and crew area machine guns (M2 x1 and M1919 x1). Interior features separate parts for shift, transfer case and parking brake levers, plus a detailed dash. Armor side door and windshield covers can be depicted deployed or not. Louvers on front engine grille can be assembled as open or closed. Detailed underside with depictions of leaf spring suspension, prop shaft, differentials, leaf springs and exhaust. Comes with one U.S. (invasion of Sicily) and two Soviet marking options. Includes 5 figures in Red Army Winter attire: helmeted driver in tanker overalls; pistol-wielding commander with choice of ushanka or regulation headgear; two gunners and one seated soldier. Marking Options: Red Army 3rd Guards Tank Army, Eastern Germany, April 1945. Red Army, Unit unknown, Prague, Spring 1945. U.S. Army 8th Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Armored Division, Sicily, 1943
Features detailed synthetic rubber depictions of combat tires, transparent parts for headlights and tail lights, and a die-cast one-piece chassis for authentic weighty feel. Assembly options include rooftop hatch in open or closed position, quadruple smoke dischargers (usually seen on command cars), and MINIMI machine gun. Interior has recreations of seat, dashboard and accessories such as fire extinguisher. Kit comes with seated driver figure depicted in the latest JGSDF body armor. 3 marking options for vehicles with domestic JGSDF units are included.
NEW PARTS: Window frames with dampers Figure depicted in the latest JGSDF uniform New antennae Rear stowage rack 3 marking options