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Jagdpanzer 38(T) Hetzer 280030 1/56


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The Rubicon Models 1/56 scale Jagdpanzer 38(t) Hetzer Tank Plastic Model Kit offers a detailed representation of this iconic German tank destroyer from World War II. Here's an overview of the product:

Historical Background:

Jagdpanzer 38(t) (Hetzer): Known as the "baiter," the Jagdpanzer 38(t) was a German tank destroyer built on the modified chassis of the Czechoslovakian Panzer 38(t). It was designed to be cost-effective and mechanically reliable, featuring a well-armored front plate sloped at 60 degrees, equivalent to approximately 120 mm of protection. Armed with a powerful 75 mm PaK 39 L/48 gun, it was effective against most Allied and Soviet tanks at long ranges, except for heavy tanks.

Variants: The kit allows for construction of different variants:

Early, Mid, or Late Hetzer: Reflecting the evolution and production variations of the Jagdpanzer 38(t).
Flammpanzer 38: A specialized variant equipped with a flamethrower instead of the main gun, primarily used during the Battle of the Bulge.
Model Kit Overview:

Scale and Components: This kit is in 1/56 (28mm) scale and includes 3 sprues with detailed parts.
Build Options: Builders can choose between different configurations to depict early, mid, or late production Hetzer variants, or opt to build the Flammpanzer 38 variant.
Customization Features:
Gun Mantlets: Offers a choice of three different gun mantlets.
Road Wheels and Idler Wheels: Multiple options for road wheels and rear idler wheels, allowing for further customization.
Detailed Interior: While simplified for assembly ease, the kit includes detailing that enhances the realism of the interior components.
Product Highlights:

Historical Accuracy: Designed to accurately reflect the distinctive features and characteristics of each variant, ensuring historical authenticity in modeling.
Versatility: Suitable for use in miniature wargaming, dioramas, or as part of military history collections.
Detailing and Assembly: Features a balance of intricate details and user-friendly assembly, catering to both novice and experienced modelers.
Scale Compatibility: Ideal for integration into 28mm gaming systems or alongside other models in detailed historical displays.
This Rubicon Models kit provides enthusiasts and collectors with the opportunity to recreate the Jagdpanzer 38(t) Hetzer in various configurations, capturing its significance and role during World War II.

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