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World of Tank Models: Russian Arms Company Rolls Out Mini-Combat Vehicles
Monday, 16 May 2016 05:10
World of Tank Models: Russian Arms Company Rolls Out Mini-Combat Vehicles

14:10 16.05.2016(updated 16:26 16.05.2016) Get short URL

An entire array of die cast miniature clones of world-famous Soviet- and Russian-made tanks are currently available via the online store of the Russian corporation Uralvagonzavod, the company's website reported.

The online store features 19 hand-made models of armored vehicles which were previously produced by the various companies which were consolidated under the Uralvagonzavod umbrella.

© Photo: UralVagonZavod

Model of the T-34/85 tank

Specifically, the 1/35 scale tank models include the IS-3M, KV-1 and KV-2 (with MT-1 tower) heavy tanks produced by the Chelyabinsk Tractor Plant during World War II, as well as the T-34, T34/76, T34/85 and T-72B medium tanks made by Uralvagonzavod. The first three tanks were produced by the Uralvagonzavod plant during the Second Wold War.

© Photo: UralVagonZavod

Model of the Msta-S self-propelled gun

"For those who prefer modern tanks and armored vehicles we offer the T-90S, the BMPT tank support combat vehicle and, of course, the newest T-14 Armata tank," the website said.

© Photo: UralVagonZavod

Models of the T-90, the T-80U and the T-72M1 tanks

Also available are models of the Msta-S self-propelled howitzer, the TOS-1A Buratino heavy flamethrower system and many others, according to Uralvagonzavod.

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The T-90 tank

A separate set is comprised of three 1/48 scale units: the T-80U, the T-72M1 and the T-90 tanks, which are installed on a single stand.

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The T-72 tank

© Sputnik/ Eugene Biyatov

Apart from the online store, the tank models can be bought in the retail outlets of UVZSHOP.ru, located in the Russian cities of Yekaterinburg, Chelyabinsk and Nizhny Tagil.

The Russian corporation Uralvagonzavod is considered one of the world's largest tank makers. It is engaged in the development and production of military equipment such as the T-90 and the T-14 Armata tanks. 

The state-run company also manufactures freight cars, road construction and utility vehicles, as well as other equipment.

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