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  • Cold war , New releases

    Soviet Command teams (officer x6 radiomen x4)

    The Soviet officer figure and radioman, these can be used as is, or mixed in with other figures.

     

  • Cold war , scale 10mm

    Soviet AGS-17 Grenade launcher teams(3) and Grail MANPAD gunners(3)

    These represent support teams of the then unique AGS-17 automatic 30mm grenade launcher and Grail shoulder launched SAM missile. (9 figures in all)

     

  • Cold war , scale 10mm

    Spigot/Spandrel ATGM teams (x3)

    These represent the 2nd generation ATGM similar to the French Milan and US TOW systems. These began replacing Sagger in frontline Soviet units during the 1970s and have been exported world wide.

     

  • Cold war , scale 10mm

    Soviet class 2 Anti Tank teams (SPG-9 recoiless Rifle x2, Sagger ATGM x3)

    These represent older anti tank weapons that would still be in numerous units up to the 1980s.  The early Sagger ATGM had a weakness in that it required range and time to get the missile on track, so infantry needed an intermediate ranged weapon such as the 73mm SPG-9 recoiless rifle to fill the gap. Pack contains 3x Sagger teams …

  • New releases , scale 10mm

    Soviet sustained fire MG teams x3

    Soviet MG teams, sustained fire PK MG suitable for Motor rifle Battalions.

  • Cold war , New releases

    Soviet 120mm Mortar teams (x3)

    The Soviet 120mm PM-43 Mortar. Used by Soviet and Warsaw Pact Motor Rifle Battalions. In BTR units the mortar was towed by truck, such as the GAZ66, BMP units used the MT-LB as a tractor vehicle.  Still in use in many nations for it’s hard hitting simplicity. 9 figures and 3 mortars

  • Cold war , Egypt

    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 …

  • Cold war , New releases

    BMD-1 Paratrooper MICV

    Soviet air transportable Mechanisned Infantry Combat Vehicle. This unique lightweight aluminium vehicle was built for the Soviet Paratroop Force or VDV.  It is parachuted into action with the commander and driver on board. They then drive the vehicle to pick up the other 4 members of the crew.  Approximaty one third of a paratroop unit could be mounted this way …

  • Cold war , Middle East wars

    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 …

  • Cold war , New releases

    Soviet Motor Rifle Infantry 1960-80s

    Buy the 1960s almost all Soviet infantry was motorised and had become “Motor Rifles” carried into battle in one of the BTR’s or a BMP’s. These are depicted wearing the Ssh 68 helmet, Kirza jackboot and light marching order.  The troops are armed with: AK47 rifle, PK MG, Draganov sharpshooter rifle and RPG-7. the 20 figures are picked from 8 …

  • Cold war , Middle East wars

    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. …

  • Cold war , Middle East wars

    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 …

  • Aircraft (1/144) , Cold war

    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

  • Cold war , Israeli

    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 …

  • Cold war , Middle East wars

    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.

  • Cold war , Middle East wars

    ZSU-23-4 SHILKA

    The ZSU 23-4 Shilka came as a shock to NATO on it’s introduction in 1965. The Shilka was an automated all weather SPAAG that would prove devastating to low flying aircraft. The 4x23mm cannon able to deliver upto 4000rpm  would also go on to prove effective in the ground support role. Successfully exported to many nations around the world and …

  • Cold war , Israeli

    GAZ69 jeep (x2)

    Soviet built 4×4 “jeep” widely used throughout the Soviet block and allied nations. Produced from 1952 to 1975 and still in service in the 80s, Used in a similar way to the US jeep. Functions inluded: command transport, recon. FO, casualty evacution and support weapon transport. (2 models included)

  • Cold war , Middle East wars

    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 , scale 10mm

    MTU-55

    Armoured scissor bridge built on the T55 chassis. Used by most Warsaw Pack nations and Soviet supported nations. Used by Syria in the Golan attack in 1973.

    The tank can be built with the bridge folded or as 2 seperate items, bridge and tank.

    This is a multipart kit requiring some modelmaking skill

  • Cold war , Middle East wars

    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 wars

    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 wars

    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 wars

    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 wars

    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.