This website requires cookies to provide all of its features. By using our website, you agree to our use of cookies

Tamiya 35345 WWII German Panther Ausf. D 1/35 Scale Plastic Model Kit

Scale Model Kit
$48.00
SKU
TM35345

Details:

Tamiya ventured into the modeling business in 1948, with a scale wooden ship model kit. Since then, Tamiya has been striving to offer merchandise that can truly be called "First in Quality Around the World." Now Tamiya is offering more than 300 different products, both in the fields of precision static models and high performance radio control vehicles. These products are not only sold in Japan but also exported in vast quantities to the United States, Europe, South East Asia, and to many other parts of the world. The standard of excellence achieved by Tamiya is regarded as among the very finest in the world of model hobbies.
  • This 1/35 Military Miniature Series model kit depicts the German Panther, a WWII AFV developed by Germany to combat the mighty Russian T-34. Given the importance of stopping the T-34 as the Russians turned the tide in WWII, the Panther was a priority and this was emphasized by armored warfare expert Heinz Guderian's role in the design process. The Panther packed a powerful L/70 7.5cm gun (rumored to have taken out a T-34 at 3km) and combined it with excellent mobility and a 55km/h top speed. Just as importantly, it made great use of T-34-inspired sloped armor, up to 80mm in places. As things turned out, development of the Panther was rushed as the German situation worsened, and this led to severe reliability problems in engagements such as the Battle of Kursk in July 1943. Despite that, it proved offensively and defensively highly capable. The Ausf.D was the initial variant of the Panther; 842 were manufactured between January and September 1943. This newly-tooled kit captures the form of the Panther Ausf.D with sloped armor, and long 7.5cm gun. Features include: Ausf.D-specific features include: smoke dischargers and rear panel layout; belt type tracks; 1-piece molded gun barrel features separate muzzle brake parts; all hatches on the model (excluding small arms port), plus gun travel lock are moving parts; radiator and fan are reproduced using separate parts, for a highly detailed finish; turret rear has opening escape hatch; built-in poly caps ensure that the wheel assembly is a straightforward process, and that wheels move after the model is finished; commander torso figure plus full body crew figure included; and 3 marking options include Battle of Kursk unit.
  • This finely detailed plastic model kit requires assembly and painting.

We ship using USPS and UPS and most orders ship within one business day of receipt. Should circumstances require that shipping of your order is delayed by more than three business days, you will be contacted. When contacted, you will be offered the option to wait for the order to ship or to cancel the order and receive a full refund. If your order requires rush processing and overnight shipping, please call 603-926-4422 as soon as possible after your order is placed.

We honor all major credit cards, PayPal, and money orders as payment for orders placed on our website. Pricing for items we sell is clearly displayed on the website and on all items in our retail store. Discount coupons and special offers are occasionally available.

We accept returns for exchange or refund for 30 calendar days after delivery of the order, and returns for Christmas holiday gift purchases may be made through January 31. Please contact us if you receive a damaged item, or if an item is missing from your order. Damaged items or items missing from an order may be replaced or refunded at our discretion. Undamaged items that are returned must be in new, unaltered and unused condition showing no signs of wear or damage. Refunds are contingent upon inspection of item(s), and the customer is responsible for all shipping costs if seller is not at fault for the return. Examples of when the seller is at fault for a return include incorrect item sent and item arrived damaged. In these cases, pre-paid return postage will be provided for the return. Refunds will be given in the form of the payment method used for the original purchase transaction.

Tamiya ventured into the modeling business in 1948, with a scale wooden ship model kit. Since then, Tamiya has been striving to offer merchandise that can truly be called "First in Quality Around the World." Now Tamiya is offering more than 300 different products, both in the fields of precision static models and high performance radio control vehicles. These products are not only sold in Japan but also exported in vast quantities to the United States, Europe, South East Asia, and to many other parts of the world. The standard of excellence achieved by Tamiya is regarded as among the very finest in the world of model hobbies.
  • This 1/35 Military Miniature Series model kit depicts the German Panther, a WWII AFV developed by Germany to combat the mighty Russian T-34. Given the importance of stopping the T-34 as the Russians turned the tide in WWII, the Panther was a priority and this was emphasized by armored warfare expert Heinz Guderian's role in the design process. The Panther packed a powerful L/70 7.5cm gun (rumored to have taken out a T-34 at 3km) and combined it with excellent mobility and a 55km/h top speed. Just as importantly, it made great use of T-34-inspired sloped armor, up to 80mm in places. As things turned out, development of the Panther was rushed as the German situation worsened, and this led to severe reliability problems in engagements such as the Battle of Kursk in July 1943. Despite that, it proved offensively and defensively highly capable. The Ausf.D was the initial variant of the Panther; 842 were manufactured between January and September 1943. This newly-tooled kit captures the form of the Panther Ausf.D with sloped armor, and long 7.5cm gun. Features include: Ausf.D-specific features include: smoke dischargers and rear panel layout; belt type tracks; 1-piece molded gun barrel features separate muzzle brake parts; all hatches on the model (excluding small arms port), plus gun travel lock are moving parts; radiator and fan are reproduced using separate parts, for a highly detailed finish; turret rear has opening escape hatch; built-in poly caps ensure that the wheel assembly is a straightforward process, and that wheels move after the model is finished; commander torso figure plus full body crew figure included; and 3 marking options include Battle of Kursk unit.
  • This finely detailed plastic model kit requires assembly and painting.
More Information
SKU TM35345
Condition New
Subcategory Model Kits
Manufacturer Tamiya
Scale 1:35

WHY CHOOSE US?

Free shipping for orders over $75

Hassle
Free Return

Money Back/ Exchange Guarantee

Top Quality Products

100% Secured Payment

expert Customer Support

Copyright © 2019 Historia Emporium - The History Store. All Rights Reserved.