Another personal project. The Panzer E50M: There will be options for both front and rear drive, as well as the turrets for both the E50 and E50M.If there is enough interest..this tank will make the Company B lineup. Right now it will be a limited run kit: Parts printed and ready to mold! This model is now released. Thank you to all those who pre-ordered the full set. A retail version of the standard version only and an add-on set for the alternate turret will be available in May.
Lafayette G. Pool was an American tank-crew and tank-platoon commander and US tank ace, credited with 12 confirmed tank kills and 258 total armoured vehicle kills. Pool and his crews combat career covered only 81 days in action from June 27 to his being injured on September, 15 1944. Pool named his tanks "In The Mood", all three being M4A1 sherman's with the 76mm gun. This Fame and Glory release depicts Pools Sherman as it appeared right around July 1944, during Operation Cobra.The kit includes decals, Pool miniature, hedge cutter, and stowage.
General MacArthur was dissatisfied with the intelligence he was receiving from Naval Intelligence. He ordered General Krueger, Commander of the U.S. Sixth Army Alamo Force, to create an all-volunteer elite unit consisting of small teams which could operate deep behind enemy lines. Their primary mission was to gather intelligence on the enemy's troop numbers, unit types, and locations. Volunteers were recruited from within the 6th Army and training comprised a rigorous six-week program including: Rubber Boat Handling, Intelligence Gathering, Scouting & Patrolling, Navigation, Communications, Weapons, and Physical Conditioning. Approximately thirty percent of the graduates were retained as Alamo Scouts. The Alamo...
Tanks: Fame and Glory is a new series of models that will encompass famous Vehicles from WW2, both historical and from the Silver Screen. First up, we have just released to Sherman tank variants. Series one is Creighton Abrams M4A3E8 Sherman "Thunderbolt VII" We've taken a full Easy Eight model, and added the armor plating and custom components that made it into Abrams famous ride with the 3rd Armored. Decals and a figure of Abrams himself is included.
Four new USMC tank crewman to go with our new M4A2 series shermans. Torso variants will also be available.