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709590 1/35 Soviet T-100 Heavy Tank


 

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Retail Price: $104.99
Scale: 1/35
Shipping: March
Brand: TRUMPETER

Stock Status: (Out of Stock)
Product Code: 709590
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The T-100 was a Soviet twin-turreted heavy tank prototype, designed in 193839 as apossible replacement for the T-35. The T-100 was designed by N. Barykov's OKMOdesign team at S.M. Kirov Factory No. 185 in Leningrad. The T-100 wasoriginally con ceived with three turrets and was eventually built with two. Itwas in competition with a similar design - the SMK - but neither were adoptedand instead a single turret version on the SMK was ordered as the KV-1. Allthree prototypes were tested at the same time in the Battle of Summa. The T-100 tank had two turrets one in front of the other requiring along chassis. The front turret, mounting a 45 mm anti-tank gun had a limitedarea of fire due to thesecond turret behind. Thesecond turret, mounting a76.2 mm gun, was set taller on top of the superstructure than the first and soable to turn a full 360 degrees.

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