Trumpeter 1/72 Russian T-80B MBT Plastic Model Kit 07144

Trumpeter 1/72 Russian T-80B MBT Plastic Model Kit 07144



T-80 is a main battle tank (MBT) designed and manufactured in the former Soviet Union. A development of the T-64, it entered service in 1976 and was the first production tank to be equipped with a gas turbine engine for main propulsion.

The T-80U was last produced in a factory in Omsk, Russia, while the T-80UD and further-developed T-84 continue to be produced in Ukraine. The T-80 and its variants are in service in Belarus, Cyprus, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Russia, South Korea, and Ukraine.

T-80B had a new turret, fire-control, and autoloader allowing the firing of 9M112-1 Kobra antitank guided missile, and improved composite armour. An improved 1,100-hp engine was added in 1980, a new gun in 1982, and T-80BV fittings for reactive armour in 1985. Reactive armour adds protection for 400mm equivalent armour to defend against HEAT warheads.

Item No: 07144
Item Name: Russian T-80B MBT
Bar Code: 9580208071442
Scale: 1:72
Item Type: Plastic Model Armor Kit
Model Brief: Length: 280.2mm: Width: 107.3mm:
Total Parts: 40+
Metal Parts: n/a
Photo Etched Parts: n/a
Film Parts: n/a
Resin Parts: n/a
Total Sprues: 2 sprues , lower hull , upper hull , turret and track
Released Date: 2017-12
More Features: The kit consists of over 40 parts


Brand Trumpeter

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