FRENCH MAIN BATTLE TANK AMX-30B

AMX-30 was a second-generation main battle tank equipped by the French Army (Armée de Terre). AMX-30B was its first production version. AMX-30 sacrificed protection for light weight so as to obtain strong mobility. It was equipped with a 105mm L/56 rifled gun and also a 20mm autocannon against slow flight vehicles. French, Saudi Arabian and Qatari AMX-30s  saw operation during the Gulf War in 1991.

 

KIT INFO

1/35 scale French AMX-30B MBT plastic model kit.  271mm in total length and 89mm in width. Casted turret shape is realistically reproduced on the model; the gun and 20mm autocannon can elevate independently; hatch on commander cupola can rotate in 360 degrees; realistic running gear parts on the chassis are movable; elastic torsion bar structure combined with movable hydraulic shock absorbers can realize the shock absorption action like the real vehicle; workable track links are easy to assemble. Two painting options are provide.

 

  • This uniquely stylish French Main Battle Tank is precisely modeled.

  • 105mm gun and the cast turret form a shape with uniquely aesthetic perception; the big commander’s cupola is accurately reproduced.

  • Sophisticated headlights are accurately reproduced with two options available.

  • All tools on rear hull are exactly represented; engine grills are fine and exquisite.

  • Realistic and movable running gear of the model can realize travel actions.

  • Realistic torsion bar system helps the model to run across rugged surface like the real tank.

  • Elaborately designed tool makes the track assembly become easier and more simple.

  • Fine PE parts can be bent to the exact shape with the help of assembly tool.

  • The kit contains green sprues, brown ones, a clear one, a decal sheet, a rubber mat as well as a PE sheet.