Parts of the new range of 1:35 scale tanks.The production of the Panzer IV Ausf.H started in June 1943 and was designated the Sd.Kfz 161/2. Zimmerit paste was used on all the vertical surfaces of its armour in order to prevent adhesion of magnetic anti-tank mines. The turret roof was rei..
Part of the new range of 1:35 scale tanks.MAN built about 1143 Panther Ausf.G tanks between March 1944 and April 1945. Between July 1944 to March 1945 MNH constructed 806 Panther Ausf.G tanks. Daimler-Benz finished 1004 Panther Ausf.G tanks between May 1944 and April 1945. There we..
Part of the new range of 1:35 scale tanks.The Jagdpanzer 38 (t) later known as Hetzer (baiter) was a German light tank destroyer of WWII based on a modified Czechoslovakian Panzer 38 (t) chassis. The project was inspired by the Romanian 'Maresal' tank destroyer.The name Hetzer was, at the time..
Part of the new range of 1:35 scale tanks.Prochorovka is one of the best known of the many battles on the Eastern Front during WWII. Tiger tanks with 88mm cannons, lumbered forward while nimble Soviet T-34 medium tanks raced into their midst and threw the Germans into confusion. The Sovi..
Part of the new range of 1:35 scale tanks.Jagdpanzer 38 or Hetzer (baiter) a WWII German light tank destroyer based on a modified Czechoslovakian Panzer 38 (t) chassis, was more cost-effective than the Jagdpanther and Jagdtiger designs. Using a proven chassis, it avoided the problems of the la..
Part of the new range of 1:35 scale tanks.The M36 tank destroyer, formally 90mm Gun Motor Carriage, M36, was a WWII American tank destroyer. The M36 combined the hull of the M10 tank destroyer, which used the M4 Sherman's reliable chassis and drivetrain, combined with sloped armour.Conceived i..
Part of the new range of 1:35 scale tanks.The Tiger 1 began production in August 1942 and 1,355 had been built by August 1944. It took about twice as long to build as another German tank of the period. Hitler ordered the vehicle be used months earlier than planned. A platoon of fou..
Part of the new range of 1:35 scale tanks.The M3's ability to "shoot and scoot" as well as keeping the crew safe from small fire arms fire, earned an affectionate nickname of "Honey". Easy to maintain, it traveled 10 - 20 mph, faster than the British or enemy tanks. The M3 had thicker ar..
Part of the new range of 1:35 scale tanks.The Tiger I gave the Wehrmacht its first armoured fighting vehicle that mounted the 8.8cm KwK 36 gun. 1,347 were built between August 1942 and August 1944. It carried a crew of 5 (driver, radio operator, gunner, commander and loader) and was powe..
Part of the new range of 1:35 scale tanks.The M10 mounted a 3-inch Gun M7 in a rotating turret on a modified M4A2 Sherman tank chassis. Productions ran from September 1942 to December 1943. The M10 was numerically the most important US tank destroyer of WWII, combining thin but sloped ar..
Part of the new range of 1:35 scale tanks.The T34-85 formed the bulk of the tank units on the eve of Operation Bagration, the Soviet response to the Allied landings in Normandy, and the biggest offensive ever planned by the Red Army to date. This was the final push, aimed at Berlin. Befo..
Part of the new range of 1:35 scale tanks.The Panzerkampfwagen 35 t() shortened to Panzer 35(t) or abbreviated as Pz.Kpfw.35(t) was a Czechoslovakian designed light tank used mainly by Nazi Germany during WWII. The letter (t) stood for tschechisch (German: Czech) . In Czechoslovakian ser..