Renault FT & M1917 Light Tank

Jacek Szafranski, Samir Karmieh

 
Date Published :
February 2019
Publisher :
Kagero
Language:
English
Series :
Photosniper
Illustration :
132 Color photos, 24 Archive photos, 100 profiles, gloss paper
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Paperback
ISBN : 9788366148048
Pages : 180
Dimensions : 11.7 X 8.3 inches
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$34.95

Overview
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During its 25-year service, the Renault FT tank was used in many countries around the world: France, Italy, Poland, the United States, Belgium, Brazil, Greece, Turkey, China, the Baltic countries, Soviet Russia, Japan, Romania, the Netherlands, Finland, Sweden, Switzerland, and Yugoslavia. It was in service during both world wars. The structural arrangement created by L. Renault with its transmission and drive wheels at the rear, combat compartment in the middle of the hull, and a movable turret, has become a classic construction solution for tanks and is still used nowadays. It was a base for new tanks manufactured in the United States, Italy, and the Soviet Union.

REVIEWS
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"Another fine addition to the Photosniper 3D series from Kagero, interesting for the armour enthusiast for being the original true turreted tank that had a full 360-degree traverse and very helpful reference for modellers and their kits in any scale."

- Military Model Scene

"The level of detail exposed is second to none and will assist with building and detailing any kit of this ground-breaking tin can. Highly recommended."

- Britmodeller

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