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M47 Patton

Reviewed by Jason Woollett
 


Summary

Stock Number and Description Italeri 1/35 Scale Kit Number 6447 - M47 Patton
Scale: 1/35
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

 

FirstLook

This is another re-release of a classic from Italeri.

Italeriís 1/35 scale M47 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.

 

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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 you are after a quick, simple build, and with the usual Italeri quality, then this is the kit for you.