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Russian 1.5ton Cargo Truck
Russian 1.5ton Cargo Truck Model 1941 with 5 Figures
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by: Jim Starkweather [ STAFF_JIM ]


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SUMMARY
Highs: Typical Tamiya production quality and simplicity.
Lows: Figures similar but with different options.
Verdict: A solid kit for Russian WWII builders. This kit has lots of potential cross-over for aircraft use (scale) as well.
  Scale: 1:48
  Mfg. ID: 32577
  Suggested Retail: $25
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  PUBLISHED: Feb 07, 2014
  NATIONALITY: Russia
NETWORK-WIDE AVERAGE RATINGS
  THIS REVIEWER: 89.91%
  MAKER/PUBLISHER: 82.61%

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About Jim Starkweather (staff_Jim)
FROM: CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES

I started building models in 1971 when I was 6. My first model was a 1/32 P-40 Warhawk. Revell I believe. From there I moved onto the standard cars, Apollo spacecraft, and other kid orientated kits. I don't know what got me started on Armor. I must have seen a Monogram tank kit one day and said "Mom...

Copyright 2017 text by Jim Starkweather [ STAFF_JIM ]. Images also by copyright holder unless otherwise noted. Opinions expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of TankRat's. All rights reserved.


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Comments

This is a neat 1/48 subject! I can see it in a diorama next to a Yak.
FEB 11, 2014 - 11:10 PM
Put a few drums in the bed of the truck, place it next to a Yak-3, Lagg-7 or a Mig and youll have a nice refueling scene. Maybe even try a Russian C-47 or P-40.
FEB 13, 2014 - 02:22 AM
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