Cyber Hobbies Sd.Kfz.138/1 Geschutzwagen 38 H fur s.IG.33/1 Initial ProductionMilitary Kits : Ground Armor : Self-Propelled Guns
- For Ages: 10+
- Assembly: Requires Glue
- Released: Nov 2009
- Availability: In Stock
- Price: $50.36
Item DescriptionThe Grille (Cricket) was a much needed fully tracked support artillery piece, designed by Alkett they converted the PzKpfw 38t ausf H chassis combined with a Rheinmetall-Borsig howitzer, the gun was mounted on a cruciform mount.The armour run from the drivers plate along practically the whole length of the vehicle with typical thickness of 25mm front and about 15mm sides. The prototype of this version started in October 1942 and was ready for production in February 1943. 90 of these variants were produced.
The production was then switched over to the ausf H chassis which was developed especially for this use. The engine was switched to a mid engine and the gun had a new position further back which resulted in a much more efficient vehicle, 282 of this variants were built.
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