by Frank De Sisto
Photo-etched brass in 1/35 scale for the DML kit. Price: $19.95 USD.
For only a few dollars more, this set for the recent DML PaK40 offers
quite a bit more than what’s included in the set for the AFV Club
kit. These new items include the main spaced-armor gun-shields as well
as the lower folding portion (with detail parts) as seen attached to the
carriage. There are also a few more parts for the gun’s trails,
and for where the carriage meets the shields.
The remaining parts are virtually the same as for set 35782: tool clamps
and brackets, tail-lamp bracket, details for the trails, clasps for the
various storage canisters on the gun, details for the muzzle brake and
some frame-work for the gun shields. Some small parts are also provided
for the breech and gun cradle, while there are nice clamps and brackets
for the ranging stakes. It also contains the same parts for the aiming
stakes, which are meant to replace details that are quite adequate to
Eduard products are available at retail and mail order shops and directly
from the manufacturer at: www.eduard.cz.
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