Trumpeter 1/35 T-90MS MBT 05549 Plastic Model Kit

Trumpeter 1/35 T-90MS MBT 05549 Plastic Model Kit

$115.00

Description

To further improve the T-72's export prospects and its chances of being selected asRussia's sole production MBT, the T-80U's more sophisticated fire control system was also added to produce a vehicle designated T-72BU. The T-90 was developed by the Kartsev-Venediktov Design Bureau at the Uralvagonzavod factory in Nizhny Tagil. The production model is based on the T-72BM, with some added features from the T-80 series.

The T-90 with an 840:hp (630:kW) engine went into low-level production in 1993, based on a prototype designated T-88. It features a new generation of Kontakt-5 explosive reactive armor on its hull and turret. Of conventional layout, the T-90 represents a major upgrade to every system in the T-72, including the main gun. The T-90S have been identified as export model. The references to a T-90E appear to be unsubstantiated.The T-90 is fitted with a "three-tiered" protection system: the first tier is the composite armour in the turret, second tier is third generation Kontakt-5 ERA and third tier is a Shtora-1 countermeasures suite.

Item No: 05549
Item Name:Russian T-90S Modernized
Bar Code: 9580208055497
Scale: 1:35
Item Type: Plastic Model Armor Kit
Model Brief: Length: 293mm: Width: 110mm:
Total Parts: 1000+
Metal Parts: brass wire and copper cable
Photo Etched Parts: 3 pcs
Film Parts: n/a
Resin Parts: n/a
Total Sprues: 23 sprues , turret and lower hull
Released Date: 2016-03
More Features: The kit consists of over 1000 parts
>the kit w/refined detail
>multi-slide moulded turret and lower hull
>188 individual tracks links
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Specifications

Brand Trumpeter

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