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  • Cold war , Middle East

    MTU-55 Bridge only

    This is the bridge only, it allows a second bridge to be assembled in the open or closed position.

    a multipart kit requiring some modelmaking skill.

  • Cold war , Middle East

    PMP pontoon bridge, Kraz Truck

    Soviet Pontoon or Ribbon Bridge, this innovative design was notably used by Egyptian engineers to bridge the Suez Canal during the Yom Kippur war of 1973. The 150m wide canal was bridged in 2 hrs using this system, allowing tanks to cross. The massive all-terrain Kraz trucks were used in many other functions including artillery tractor and heavy transport. The …

  • Cold war , Middle East

    M51 Super Sherman 105L44

    Israeli development of the Sherman using a modified French 105mm gun from the AMX30 MBT and more powerful US diesel engine. These saw action in the 6 day war(1967) and Yom Kippur (1973)

  • Cold war , Middle East

    GAZ 66 truck

    Soviet truck first designed and built in 1966, since then almost 1 million have been produced until production ceased in 1999. This rugged 4×4 truck has been exported around the globe with many specialist versions including paratrooper and  rocket artillery versions. Truck payload 2 tons. Model can be built open or with canvas back

  • Cold war , Middle East

    BMP-1

    Soviet Infantry Fighting Vehicle deployed in 1967. It was first used in combat in the 1973 Yom Kippur war by Egypt and Syria with mixed results. It gave infantry armoured transport and close support with it’s unique 73mm GROM gun and longer range tank defence with the Sagger missile system. To keep the vehicle amphibious the armour had to remain …

  • Cold war , Middle East

    ZSU-57-2

    Post war Soviet AA tank. Intended to keep pace with armoured units, the manualy aimed clear weather system soon became out dated by the development of high speed jets in the 1960s. But the twin hard hitting 57mm guns often found use as ground support and still proved deadly against slow flying aircraft. This versatile rugged weapon has remained in …

  • Cold war , Middle East

    Isreali Paratroop AT 106mm jeep (x2)

    The M38 Jeep fitted with the American 106mm recoiles gun was used by IDF forces as a mobile support weapon and to provide light forces such as Paratroopers with a stand off anti-tank weapon.

  • Cold war , Middle East

    Isreali Paratroop recce jeep (x2)

    The M38 Jeep was widely used by IDF forces as a recon and liaison vehicle. Often seen with the windscreen removed and a camo net across the bonnet for rapid use. There could carry several MGs for defence or hit and run attacks.

  • Cold war , Middle East

    T62 MBT

    Excellent tank developed from the T54, this tank incorporated the first 115mm smooth bore gun, a technology since copied by most nations. It has taken part in most cold war conflicts since its introduction in 1962. The T62 was widely exported and is still in reserve in Russia.

  • Cold war , Middle East

    M3 Half track APC

    Israeli development of the American M3/M5 half track with MG mount

  • Cold war , Middle East

    IDF Infantry

    Regular IDF infantry with mixed weapons including LMGs ( 20 figures) suitable 1960-80s

  • Cold war , Middle East

    M3 SS11

    French designed SS11 ATGM mounted on Israeli developed M3 halftrack

  • Cold war , Middle East

    Centurion Shot Kal

    Israeli development of the Centurion using US diesel engine

  • Cold war , Middle East

    Sagger ATGM teams x5

    Egyptian Sagger “suitcase” anti tank missile teams. These can be used for most Arab nations 1960-80s

  • Middle East , scale 10mm

    Egyptian Infantry

    Egyptian infantry armed with mixed weapons including LMG (20 figures) suitable for most Arab nations 1960-80