In 1942 Krupp started development on a heavy SP gun-carrier for the 17cm Kanone or 21cm Mörser by using Tiger automotive components like engine, transmission, steel road wheels and tracks. Complete weight with 8 men crew was about 60tons, armor thickness was 30mm at the front and 16mm on the sides, a top speed of 45km/h on roads was possible. The partly assembled prototype was found in 1945 by allied troops in Haustenbeck near PaderbornItem No : 00378
Item Name : German Geschutzwagen Tiger fur 17cm K72
Bar Code : 9580208003788
Scale : 1/35
Item Type : Static Armor
Model Brief : Length:346.7 mm Width:101.8 mm Height:96 mm
Total Parts : 558pcs
Metal Parts : 2pcs springs
Photo Etched Parts : 1pcs
Total Sprues : 16pcs
Paint Schemes : German army in green/sand/brown camouflage
Released Date : 2007-08
The kit consists of 556 parts in light grey plastic ,2 of full length vinyl tracks, 1 frets of etched parts for engine cover dustproof net.
This is a scale plastic model kit, assembly required. Paints and glue not included.