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Item No 00910
Item Name German sd.kfz.182 Kingtiger 2 in 1(Henschel Turret & Porsche Turret)
Bar Code 9580208009100
Item Type Static Kit
Model Brief Length: 505mm Width: 188mm
Total Parts 1850+ pcs
Metal Parts tow cable, spring,shaft, steel tube , metal pin , etc.
Photo Etched Parts 5pcs
Film Parts n/a
Resin Parts n/a
Total Sprues 46 sprues ,sprocket wheel , track links, poly cap, upper hull ,lower hull ,turret inner wall, Henschel Turret and Porsche Turret
Released Date 2010-12
Optional Henschel Turret & Porsche Turret
~ Full interior details ~
~ Interior hull is divided into four compartments, driving, fighting, engine and transmission. The fighting compartment is situated in the middle part of the tank inside the turret.
~ Accurately designed transmission and steering brake.
~ Correctly detailed numerous flexible rubber engine cooling duct.
~ a 88mm gun designed specifically for Porsche turret.
~ A 88mm gun designed specifically for Henschel's turret.
~ Completely gun cradle for 88mm KwK43 L/71.
~ Separated curved gun mantlet w/ extreme detail.
~ larger style muzzles provided .
~ The main gun could be auto-reset by the metal spring.
~ Turret & Fighting Compartment ~
~ 2x Multi-slide-molded 7.92mm MG w/declicate detail.
~ Slide molded one piece upper turret accurately shaped for ease assembly.
~ Upper turret inner side walls in extreme detail w/separate parts .
~ Cupola hatch can be assembled open/closed.
~ Loader's hatch can be assembled open/closed with interior metal tube/ actuating rod.
~ Rear turret hatch with cover can be modeled open/ closed.
~ Three different type 88mm ammunitions w/photo-etched parts for bottom detail, total of 72 rounds stored along the hull sides and a fraction of stored in the rear of the turret.
~ The turret could be traversed 360 degrees.
~ Two-directional slide-moulded hull bottom with suspension assembly holes on both sides
~ Hull inner side walls in extreme detail w/separate parts .
~ Slide-moulded swing arms with torsion bars assembly holes.
~ Torsion bars and suspension armored covers come as separate parts.
~ Late type side fenders w/pattern detail on both top and bottom surface.
~ Exhaust pipe w/photo-etched parts for great detail.
~ Metal towing cables.
~ Slide-molded towing eye brackets in extreme detail w/separate parts.
~ Suspension & Wheels ~
~ Suspension is made up of nine sets of overlapping 800mm road wheels per side.
~ drive sprocket wheel in Late type with authentic detail.
~ Idler wheel exhibit maximum detail w/separate armored covers.
~ Wider 800mm combat tracks, 105 links toothed track and 105 links flat track, including the spare tracks, they can be joined by 400 shafts, and accurately lined up and saged the result of link's weight. Of course are the workable track links, and the material is ABS plastic in burnt iron color, Intricate tank tracks come pre-assembled.
~ Photo-eteched engine deck grills and engine grills.
19. September 2012, 06:26