The Tamiya German Tank Ammo-Loading Crew (35188) is a 1/35 scale model kit that allows enthusiasts to recreate a scene depicting German tank crew members in the process of loading ammunition during World War II. This kit offers highly detailed figures and accessories, providing a realistic portrayal of the crucial role played by tank crews in combat situations.
The set includes four German tank crew members in various poses, each wearing the distinctive uniform and protective gear worn by tank personnel during the war. The figures are meticulously sculpted with fine details, capturing the nuances of their uniforms, facial expressions, and equipment. The poses convey a sense of urgency and purpose, as if the crew members are actively engaged in the task of loading ammunition to keep the tank ready for battle.
In addition to the crew members, the kit includes a variety of accessories commonly found during ammo-loading operations. These accessories include ammunition crates, shells, cartridge cases, tOOls, and other equipment used to handle and transport ammunition. These items add further authenticity to the scene and allow modelers to create a realistic depiction of the logistics and operations involved in tank combat.
The kit provides clear assembly instructions and painting guides, assisting modelers in achieving accurate and lifelike results. It offers flexibility in terms of painting and Customisation, allowing enthusiasts to depict different uniform variations and equipment details based on their research and personal preferences.
Modelers can further enhance the realism of the figures by employing weathering and detailing techniques, such as adding dirt, grease, and wear effects to the uniforms and equipment. Attention to facial features and expressions can also bring the crew members to life, adding an extra level of immersion to the finished model.
Whether you're a dedicated modeler or a history enthusiast, the Tamiya German Tank Ammo-Loading Crew kit offers a rewarding building experience and an opportunity to create a captivating diorama or vignette that highlights the essential role of tank crews in World War II. It's an excellent choice for those interested in military history, figure modeling, or diorama creation.
Shipping and Delivery
Access Models offers efficient delivery services within the UK and overseas, aiming to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receipt, contingent on payment confirmation. Standard UK deliveries are conducted via Royal Mail, typically arriving within 2-3 days, though customers are advised to allow up to 5 days. For expedited deliveries, the express service ensures next-day delivery for orders placed before 1pm, with specific provisions for orders placed over the weekend or on bank holidays.
Shipping charges vary based on the order value and destination. UK standard shipping costs range from £4.99 to £7.99, with additional surcharges for heavy items and non-mainland UK destinations, including specific regions like Northern Ireland, Isle of Man, Guernsey, and Jersey. We do not ship to PO Boxes and BFPO addresses.
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