NEW FROM Dragon 1/35 WW.II German Army Tank Destroyer Jagd Panther Ausf.G 1 Late production type / Ausf.G 2 (2 in 1)


About actual vehicle

During the Second World War, the German army set up a stationary battle chamber on the body of the tank, developed a destroyer tank and assault gun equipped with more powerful guns. 
The destroyer tank using the car body of V No. Pantor Tank called masterpiece is called Yakutopanta, equipped with a powerful 71-caliber 8.8 cm anti-tank gun PaK 43/3. 
It was a simple design with a good anti-shot attack and fought from 1944 until the end of the war. 
Originally it was Yakutopanta which was made using the A type body of the Panter tank, but when Panther Tank switched to G type, Jagd Pantar changed the base body to G type. 
It was distinguished by being called G1 for a type A based vehicle and G2 for a G type base vehicle. 
Approximately 400 trucks were produced together with each type, while also adding modifications to the car body and numerous improvements afterwards.

About the model

The model is a plastic model assembly kit which reproduced the German armored tanks tank of the Second World War, Jagt pantre on 1/35 scale. 
This kit can be assembled by choosing either Yakutopanta Ausf.G1 late production type or Jagt pantar Ausf.G2. 
Body upper part sets both parts of G1 and G2. 
The shape and layout of each grill of the engine deck, or the joint part of the armor plate at the back of the fighting room, expresses the difference of exquisite detail firmly. 
The sharp finish of the main gun that adopted the gun sleeve and the muzzle brake using the slide mold. 
Prepare etched parts with brackets to enhance details of battle rooms and engine decks. 
In addition, two types of exhaust pipes at the rear of the body are set. 
In addition, five types of armored guards under the exhaust pipe are prepared, and you can enjoy various expressions that are selectable. 
The lower part of the car body is integrally molded using a slide mold. 
Suspension is a torsion bar type suspension modeling suspension arm and torsion bar together. 
A mechanism similar to an actual car is reproduced. 
In addition, we adopted a belt type DS track which is easy to assemble for crawler belts. 
It is a nice kit that can be assembled by selecting G1, G2.

Major features

  • Reproduction of the German Army's Demolition Tank of World War II, Yakutopanta on 1/35 scale
  • Yakutopanta Ausf.G 1 2 in 1 kit which can be assembled by selecting either late production type or Ausf.G 2
  • Body upper part sets G1, G2 parts
  • The shape and layout of each grill of the engine deck, the joint part of the armor plate at the back of the fighting room, and the exquisite details of the differences are expressed firmly
  • Model sharpened main gun that adopted gun sleeve and muzzle brake using slide mold
  • Etched parts prepared with brackets and the like that enhance details of battle rooms and engine decks
  • Modeling suspension arms and torsion bars as suspensions
  • Two types of exhaust pipes at the rear of the body set
  • Armor guard at the bottom of the exhaust pipe can be selected from 5 types
  • The lower part of the car body is integrally molded using a slide mold
  • Adopted belt track DS track for easy assembly

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New mold parts "High Bass Turret" appears!
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"Glory of the 6th Armored Division Super Six"

At the end of the Second World War, the Allies who played landing at the Normandy coast of France in June 1944, while paying a great deal of sacrifice, finally began advancing on the Continent of Europe following the German Army.
The US Army who decided to participate in the end also accumulated experience of combat, increased its strength and increased its momentum in inverse proportion as the German army of history fought.
Meanwhile, on July 18, 1944, I finished training in the UK and landed at Normandy's Utah Beach was the 6th Armored Division in the United States.
When launched into the European front, he was deployed in the third army led by General Bruton, General Patton.
While we began advancing towards the German border, on 23 December we were ordered to participate in the battle of Bulge.
It was decided to develop a fierce battle over Bastogne with the German army that struck back in order to stop the Allies' advancement.
Bastogne, which was also a key hub of traffic in this area, was a city that needs to be secured for both sides.
The battlefield was extremely fierce, and America aimed to secure Bastogne by also introducing the 101st airborne troops, the German army troops siege this.
One of the units that started to advance to rescue a friendly friend who was supposed to be isolated was the 6th Armored Division.
The battle between Allied forces in Belgium and the German army continued until January 1945 when the age came.
For the first time for the US Army to experience the winter European front in the winter equality of the winter equipments and the lack of experience of fighting was added and it never became easy.
Sherman who scooped foot on the road surface muddy by snow was also scattered.
In the meantime, the 6th Armored Division likewise increased the strength.
And they came to be called with the nickname Super Six.

The M4 A3 Sherman of the body number 77 of the 6th Armored Division No. 15 tank regiment C company, the car nickname "Cougar" was a member of such Super Six.
It goes without saying that M4 Sherman, one of the representatives of the Second World War, is a vehicle that contributed not only to America but also to victory as an essential tank for Allied Forces.
M4 shaman mass-produced against the backdrop of American industrial power is also known to have many variations types.
Among them, M4A 3 Sherman was equipped with Ford's GAA / V 8-cylinder gasoline engine which had been gathering the highest evaluation with ease of handling and high reliability.
Although the body adopted the welding body, the parts, such as the main gun, suspension, turret, etc., continued to be improved, and have various differences.
The main gun was initially equipped with a 75 mm gun, after which a more powerful 76 mm gun and a 105 mm gun mounted type for infantry support were also made.
Various differences can be seen in the turret shape as well as the shape of the hatch.
Among them, 75mm cannon, 76mm cannon mounted type turret has a large bustle type and a high bass type where the shape of the protruding part at the rear of the turret differs widely, and the continuous improvement over each part also added shaman as a masterpiece It can be said that it has led to bringing up tanks.