by Cookie Sewell
|Stock Number and Description||Italeri 1/35 Scale Kit Number 6447 - M-47 Patton|
|Media and Contents:||290 plastic parts plus vinyl tracks|
|Price:||price not known but estimated at US $33.50|
|Review Type:||First Look|
|Advantages:||Simple breakdown; easy to construct; includes basic engine detail; four different decal options|
|Disadvantages:||Some people won't like Italeri's plastic tracks|
|Recommendation:||Recommended for German armor fans or beginning modelers|
This is another re-release of a
classic from Italeri.
Italeriís 1/35 scale M-47 Patton comes complete with a drop in engine and transmission, which allows the engine hatches to be posed open, showing plenty of detail.
The turret has two hatches that can be left open, and there is some breech detail. Italeri's vinyl tracks are included as well.
There is an option of three different muzzle types that were used on this tank.
One figure is also included, made up of seven parts.
There are four decal options, U S Army, German Army, Italian Army and French Army.
If your after a quick, simple build, and with the usual Italeri quality, then this is the kit for you.
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