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    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991 , New releases

      Centurion 20pdr, Austrailian

      The iconic Austrailian version of the Centurion, these saw service in Vietnam and were modified for jungle fighting. The Bazooka plates where removed, extended range fuel tank, extra wheels fixed to glacis to help against RPGs

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991 , New releases

      Land Rover 101 Ambulance

      Approximately 200 of the The Land Rover FC101 supplied to the Britsh army where converted to Ambulances. It could carry 4 stretcher cases and 1 attendant

       

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991 , New releases

      Chieftain Mk11 “Stillbrew”

      After the discovery that Chieftain Tanks in Iranian service had proved vulnerable to new Soviet weapons an armour upgrade was developed. This “stillbrew” system entered service in 1986 and proved very effective (The system went onto become better known as Chobam armour). The Mk11 also gained the TOGs thermal night vision and improved gunnery sights

       

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991 , New releases

      Centurion 20pdr B late

      Considred the first MBT, developed at the end of WW2 and some modernised vehicles are still in use.  This late1950s version was armed with the effective 84mm 20pdr B gun with fume extractor. Exported extensively to NATO nations and around the world. It saw combat with Israeli in the 1967 war and Australia in Vietnam.

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991 , New releases

      Centurion 20pdr B early

      Considred the first MBT, developed at the end of WW2 and some modernised vehicles are still in use.  This 1950s version was armed with the effective 84mm 20pdr B gun with fume extractor. Used by India extensively in the Indo-Pakistan wars of 1965 and 1971 and gaining notable superiority over the M48 Patton.

    • Arab States 1948-1991 , Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      M109 A2 Self Propelled Gun

      The M109A2 was developed to address the limited range of the earlier M109; it also featured an improved turret with extra ammunition storage. Introduced into the US army in 1979, and exported to many NATO members such as the UK and West Germany.

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991 , New releases

      British Engineers (10)

      British Engineers busy clearing mines and creating obstacles, these should mix in well with regular infantry.

       

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991 , New releases

      Stalwart Mk2 amphibious truck (Waterline version)

      A waterline version of the Stalwart was developed to provide British armoured units with an amphibious all-terrain supply vehicle.  As part of the Alivis 600 series of 6×6 vehicles it proved very popular with Britsh forces but saw limited export success. (example shown with AC1, Box loads, available seperately)

       

       

       

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      FV433 Abbot 105mm SPG

      Self-propelled gun bases on the FV400 chasis and the 105mm Howiter gun. The Abbot was the main SPG of the Britsh army from 1965 to the mid 1990s. Exported to India.

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      FV439 Command and Signals

      British fully tracked radio and command vehicle

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      FV432 with Cymberline Radar

      British fully tracked APC with Cymberline radar.

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991 , New releases

      Stalwart Mk2 amphibious truck

      The Stalwart was developed to provide British armoured units with an amphibious all-terrain supply vehicle.  As part of the Alivis 600 series of 6×6 vehicles it proved very popular with Britsh forces but saw limited export success. (example shown with AC1, Box loads, available seperately)

       

       

       

    • Arab States 1948-1991 , Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      Saracen APC

      The Saracen was part of the Alivis 600 series of 6×6 vehicles.  Used by Britain, the Saracen saw action in the Malasian chrisis and became an export succes because of it was significantly cheaper to run than tracked APCs but offered full armour and an MG turret.

      It saw action as part of Jordanian forces in the Arab Israeli conflicts and …

    • Arab States 1948-1991 , Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      Saladin Armoured Car

      The Saladin is part of the Alivis 600 series of 6×6 vehicles.  Used by Britain, the Saladin became an export succes because of it was significantly cheaper than a tank but offered full armour and a useful 76mm gun. Users included West Germany, Austrailia, Jordan, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait and UEA. It also sold well in Afica, Aisia and South America. …

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      Challenger 1 MBT

      The Challenger 1 tank in British service between 1983-2001. The first British tank to use Chobam armour. It proved a success in the 1991 Gulf war and Bosnian conflict. Also opperated by Jordan

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      Saxon APC – MG turret

      British wheeled APC developed to transport troops quickly and economically over large distances. The design is based on the running gear of the Bedford truck with basic armoured protection. A number were armed with the PEAK engineering MG turret.

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      Saxon APC – commanders cupola

      British wheeled APC developed to transport troops quickly and economically over large distances. The design is based on the running gear of the Bedford truck with basic armoured protection

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      Giant Viper mine clearing trailer

      Giant Viper mine clearing system was able to rapidly clear a path through a mine field 7m wide by 200m long. The trailer unit could be towed behind the Centurion AVRE, FV432 APC or CET (Combat Engineering Tractor).

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      Centurion AVRE 165

      The Centurion AVRE served from 1963 to 1997 as an armoured assault vehicle for the Royal Engineers. The 165mm demolition gun was design to destroy buildings and bunkers with it’s 60lb HESH round, its dozer blade for constructing ramps, firing pits or clearing obstacles
      The front tray carries a pipe “fascine” for filling in trenches. It could also tow the Giant …

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      FV432 Engineer’s APC with Ranger and Bar minelayers

      British Engineers mine laying APC with Ranger scatter mine projector and Barmine laying plough. These would be used to quickly lay a minefield ahead of an advancing enemy, to blocking or delay their advance.

       

    • Arab States 1948-1991 , Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      Unimog 404 Light truck

      The Unimog 404 was produced from 1955-1980 with 36,000 for the Bundeswehr. This successful 4×4 truck was used by many armies including Syrian forces during the Arab-Israeli conflicts. It’s has been seen in many “Bush” wars as a “technical” by mounting machine guns and cannon. Other users include: France, Belgium, Holland, Switzerland and the UK

       

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      Land Rover Lightweight Reccon. x2

      The Land Rover 1/2 tonner “lightweight” recconaisance version this is an open top vehicle with MGs front and back. This can be used for airborne recon or just regular unit security patrol vehicle.
      An air transportable run-about that could be lifted by early Helicopters or parachuted from an aircraft. A military specification Land Rover 88 was “lightened” and all absolutely un-necessary …

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      Ferret scout car Mk1/2: Liaison or Turret version

      British wheeled reconaisaince and liaison vehicle. The Ferret was a popular “maid of all work” proving armoured protection to personel on the battlefield. It could be found in most Britsh formations from the 1950 through to 2000.  It quiet engine and low profile made it very suited to reconaissance. When fitted with a turret it was used for security patrols. …

    • Britain, Cold War 1945-1991

      Fox FV721 Armoured car

      British wheeled reconaisaince armoured car. A development on from the successful Ferret series. The Fox was less popular due to it’s height, making it harder to conceal and had problems with instability. In service 1974 -94. Exported to Nigeria and Malawi