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Trumpeter Soviet T-64B Mod. 1975

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Trumpeter 1581
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1:35 Scale
Soviet T-64B Mod. 1975
Trumpeter 1581

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Trumpeter

Trumpeter Soviet T-64B Mod. 1975

- Scale: 1:35
- Parts: 550
- For Ages: 14+
- Assembly: Requires Glue
- Released: Dec 2012
- Availability: In Stock
- Price: $27.29

Item Description

The T-64 was conceived in Kharkiv, Ukraine as the next-generation main battle tank by Alexander A. Morozov, the designer of the T-54 (which in the meantime would be incrementally improved by Leonid N. Kartsev's Nizhny Tagil bureau, in models T-54A, T-54B, T-55, and T-55A).

A revolutionary feature of the T-64 is the incorporation of an automatic loader for its 125-mm gun, allowing a crewmember's position to be omitted, and helping to keep the size and weight of the tank down. Tank troopers would joke that the designers had finally caught up with their unofficial hymn, "Three Tankers"—the song had been written to commemorate the crewmen fighting in the Battle of Khalkhin Gol, in 3-man BT-5 tanks in 1939.

The T-64 also pioneered other Soviet tank technology: the T-64A model of 1967 introduced the 125-mm smoothbore gun, and the T-64B of 1976 would be able to fire a guided antitank missile through its gun barrel.


Trumpeter Model Kits
EAN: 9580208015811
Trumpeter 1581

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