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  German Sd. Kfz. 166 Sturmpanzer IV Brummbar Assault Gun - Sturmpanzer Abteilung 216, Italy, 1944 (1:72 Scale)
German Sd. Kfz. 166 Sturmpanzer IV Brummbar Assault Gun - Sturmpanzer Abteilung 216, Italy, 1944

Easy Model German Sd. Kfz. 166 Sturmpanzer IV Brummbar Assault Gun - Sturmpanzer Abteilung 216, Italy, 1944




 
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Product Code: EM36117

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Easy Model EM36117 German Sd. Kfz. 166 Sturmpanzer IV Brummbar Assault Gun - Sturmpanzer Abteilung 216, Italy, 1944 (1:72 Scale) "If the tank succeeds, then victory follows."
- Major-General Heinz Guderian, "Achtung Panzer!"

The Sturmpanzer (a.k.a. Brummbar or "Grizzly Bear") was developed by Alkett, who designed the superstructure, and Krupp, who modified their PzKpfw IV chassis to accommodate the design changes. After seeing Alkett's plans on October 20, 1942, Hitler demanded that forty to sixty production models be built as quickly as possible. The first production run began in April 1943 and continued until the end of the war. The Brummbar had a box-like superstructure, which housed a huge 15cm StuH43 L/12 gun. The first series of Brummbars had a sliding shutter visor for the driver, similar to the one conceived for the Tiger I heavy tank. Newer production models featured a driver-side periscope, a ball-mounted machine gun mounted in the top left-hand corner of the front plate, and a cupola for the commander. Sold Out!

Dimensions:
Length: 4-1/2 inches
Width: 2-1/4 inches

Release Date: May 2009

Features
  • Plastic construction
  • Elevating gun
  • Vinyl tracks
  • Accurate markings and insignia

Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 | Total Reviews: 1 Write a review.


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German Sd. Kfz. 166 Sturmpanzer IV Brummbar Assaul January 24, 2012
Reviewer: Donald Odom from Jonesboro, GA United States  
Fine detail on a scarce model for my collection.  Excellent service from The Motorpool, as usual.

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