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German HanomagGerman Hanomag Sdkfz 25I/I by Tamiya1/35

In 1938 the German Army went forward to develop an armored personnel carrier based on a 3 ton half track. A prototype was created by the end of 1938. Type A was equipped with a Maybach HL 42 6 cylinder 100hp engine. Max speed was 55 km/h. It could carry 12 fully armed soldiers and a operating crew. Type B was very similar with only a few changes in window ports. Type C had improved body construction and three machine guns as standard equipment. The final version Type D had a greater variety of new armament, some with a 75mm AT gun.

German Panther Tank by Tamiya 1/35

German Panther

The Panther first appeared in 1943. It was very fast and maneuverable.This medium tank soon became Germany's main battle tank. The Panther carried a 75mm gun with armour piercing shells. Its sloping side armor provided the needed protection from allied tanks. In 1942 the Panther was put into production to take on the Russian T-34. It had the following specifications: weight 35 tons, speed-60 km/hr, armament -75mm gun, front hull armor 60 mm thick, rear armor 35mm thick and 100mm at the front of the gun turret.

German Panzer Kampfwagen II Ausf, F/G by Tamiya 1/35

German Panzer Kampwagen

September 1, 1939 Germany invaded Poland with the Blitzkreig. At the head of this invasion was the Panzer Kampfwagen II Ausf, F/G. In all 955 led this invasion out of 2580 German tanks. The specifications of the F model are as follows: Length 4.81 meters, width 2.28 meters, height 2.02 meters, weight 9.5 tons, 20mm mg and 7.92mm mg, engine: May Bach HL62 water cooled engine, 6 cylinder 140hp. Max speed 40km/h, five man crew.  

 

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