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  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , Israel 1948 - 1991

    M48 Bridgelayer, bridge only

    The 18m bridge could carry 60t and was later upgraded to 70t.  This is the bridge only

  • Arab Republics 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

     

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , Israel 1948 - 1991

    M48 AVLB Bridgelayer

    The M48 AVLB was developed in the 1950s as an assault bridge layer for US armour and remained in production until 1960.  The 18m bridge could carry 60t and was later upgraded to 70t.  This is a multi part kit requires some skill to assemble. The M48 AVLB was used by the US army and many allies such as West …

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , New releases

    2S3 Akatsiya 152mm SPG

    The 2S3 entered service with the Soviet Army in 1971 going on to serve with most of the Wasaw Pact armoured divisions  with over 2000 produced.

    The D20 152 artillery peice was mated with a the mobile GM chasis and 520hp engine, allowing it to keep pace with Armoured formations. Unlike many soviet designs the 2S3 was not amphibious. The design …

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , New releases

    100mm T12 anti-tank gun

    T12 100mm smoothbore anti-tank gun, the Soviet Union continued to use and develop AT guns when most countries had given up the idea. These 3ton, 10m long monsters needed to be towed by the tracked MT-LB or large all terrain truck. The T12 gun saw use in the Arab Israeli conflicts and can still be found in armies around the …

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , Soviet Eastern Block 1945-1991

    KMT-5 Mine roller

    Soviet forces were equiped with mine clear equipment at company level, 1 in 10 tanks having it’s own mine clearing roller/plough. This model represents the KMT-5 model which was developed in the 1950s and is sill in use in various forms. The model can be used with Red3’s T54/55, T62 or T64 (tank models not included)

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , Soviet Eastern Block 1945-1991

    Gopher/9K35 SAM system

    Strela 10 missile system version of the MT-LB, this started to replace the Strella BRDM-2 from 1976.  It had an improved missile sytem,  better cross country performance and larger missile capacity. This tracked hull allowed the SAM system to keep pace with armoured units. They are normaly paired with the Shilka SPAAG

    Used by the Wasaw pact and many international customers

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , Soviet Eastern Block 1945-1991

    MT-LB APC & Artillery tractor

    Multi-function vehicle used as: an APC, Command post and tractor for T12 AT gun and 120mm Mortar. The would be the normal tractor in armoured units and BMP bases infantry formations. As an APC it could carry 2 crew and upto 11 passengers. It mounts a single MG for defence

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , Soviet Union WW2

    JS-3 Heavy Tank

    Heavy tank developed form the JS-2 incorporating strikingly modern and improved armour and the “frying pan” turret that came to be used on many Soviet tanks designs over the next 50 years. There is still debate on whether this tank saw action in WW2, the general opinion is it missed action in Europe only arriving in time for the victory …

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , Soviet Eastern Block 1945-1991

    GAZ 66 and Twin 23mm cannon technical

    This rugged 2t truck has been exported around the globe with many appearing in the news as “technicals” locally modified with heavy weapons such as the ZU 23-2 twin 23mm cannon with 2000rpm rate off fire. This combination forms an effective and cheap weapons system for regular and irregular forces. The Soviet truck was designed and built in 1966, since …

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991

    Egyptian M4 Sherman + AMX turret

    France developed this upgrade for Egypts sherman tanks it had aquired from Britain after WW2. The FL-10 turret used on the AMX 13 was mated with the Sherman hull to gice more firepower. FL-10 features included; Autoloader for the gun which held 12 rounds in the turret bustle this allowed the crew to be reduced to 4. The gun was …

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991

    Egyptian T34-100

    The T34-100 was an attempt by the Egypt to extend the life and usefulness of the Russian T34 which they had in abundance. The original turret was cut away and a Soviet 100mm AT gun mounted in a thinly armoured structure. The result was not a great success as it was hard to hide and very vulnerable

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , Soviet Eastern Block 1945-1991

    ZU 23-2 Anti-aircraft gun (2 pairs)

    This Soviet light AA gun developed in 1955 is also used as a devastating ground support weapon. The twin 23mm cannon are aimed and fired manually. The gun can be towed by jeep, light truck or mounted “portee”  to form a “technical” as often seen in news fotage. Used in dozens of conflicts since the 1950s to the present day. …

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991

    Arab infantry AA teams, HMG x3, Grail SAM x4

    Arab infantry AA teams. The 12.7mm AA heavy machine gun on a tripod and shoulder launched “grail” SAM that cause such a shock to the Israeli airforce in the 1973 Yom Kippur war. The Dshkm HMGstill found mounted on trucks as fire support for militias

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991

    Arab 82mm Mortar teams x3

    Arab 82mm mortar teams in ssh40/60 helmets, 9 figures and 3 mortars. 1960-80s

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991

    Arab, sustained fire MG teams x3

    Arab MG teams, sustained fire PKM MG suitable for Egypt, Syria, Iraq and many other nations. 1960-80s

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , Soviet Eastern Block 1945-1991

    2S1 Gvozdika 122mm SPG

    Bulky amphibious self-propelled artillery, designed to keep pace with fast moving armoured formations. Developed in the late 1950s and entering service with the USSR in 1960. This succesful design is still in service around the world and has been updated several times. In Warsaw pack service it was often found near the front line giving direct fire support.

    Used by both …

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991

    Arab officers (x5) and radiomen (x5)

    2 Offers and radioman can be used as a command group or  mixed with other figures to form obsever teams

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991

    Arab seated infantry strip of 4 (x6)

    Line of 4 seated infantry suitable for BTR-152  enough for 3 vehicles. They can be cut and used to populate other transports

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991

    Arab 120mm Mortar teams (x3)

    The 120mm PM-43 a Soviet design, copied and used all over the world. Still in use in many nations for it’s hard hitting simplicity. 9 figures and 3 mortars

  • Aircraft (1/144) , Arab Republics 1948-1991

    MIG 17 (Fresco) fighter bomber

    The MIG 17 was a development of the MIG 15, larger and more powerful. Introduced in 1952 this rugged and agile air fought for the Warsaw pact and it’s allies in the Middle East and Vietnam. Over 10,000 manufactured.

    *Weapons packs extra

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , Israel 1948 - 1991

    BTR-50 PB Armoured Personnel Carrier

    An amphibious armoured personnel carrier based on the successful PT-76 tank hull. The BTR-50 could swim with minimal preparation and offered crew and passengers protection from small arms fire and shell splinters. Early versions were unarmed but an MG was usualy pintle mounted at the front of the crew hatch. Occationally they can be seen with Zis-2 Anti tank guns …

  • Arab Republics 1948-1991 , Soviet Eastern Block 1945-1991

    PT-76(b) Amphibious Tank

    Unusual amphibious tank designed for water crosing without preparation. Used by Warsaw Pact forces and allies. Saw action in the Middle east crossing the Bitter lake in the Yom Kippur and saw action at Ben Het in Vietnam, one of the few tank actions of that war.

    Introduced in 1951 and still in service.

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

    Scorpion FV101

    The Alvis Scorpion was the first of the CVRT range of light fast vehicles introduced to replace armoured cars in the British army from 1973. With it’s high speed and accurate 76mm gun the Scorpion acted as the eyes of the army. In the 1980s it began to be supplimented and eventually replaced by the Scimitar and Sabre  in British …