GERMAN PANZERHAUBITZE 2000 SELF-PROPELLED HOWITZER

The Panzerhaubitze 2000 is one of the most advanced self-propelled howitzers in the world. The vehicle utilizes a large number of chassis parts of Leopard 1 MBT and Leopard 2 MBT. It is powered by the MTU MT881 engine which provides excellent mobility; it is armed with a Rheinmetall 155mm L52 gun with an advanced sight and fire-control system. 60 rounds are stored vertically on board in a horseshoe arrangement. Its automatic shell-loading system has realized automatic management of all ammunition. This vehicle entered German Army service in 1998, and then into armies of Italy, the Netherlands and Greece.

 

KIT INFO

This 1/35 scale German Panzerhaubitze 2000 Self-Propelled Howitzer plastic model kit precisely represents exterior of the real vehicle. The commander’s and crew hatches can be built open or closed; the movable suspension system is molded perfectly; cement-free workable track links are easy to assemble. Precision PE parts and a metal barrel are included. Five paint schemes are provided.
Length: 339mm  Width: 102mm

 

  • The kit precisely represents exterior of the real vehicle. The long barrel looks very mighty.

  • All parts are presented on the front hull.

  • Clear headlights and turn signal lights are included.

  • The engine air intake grilles are realistically represented with PE parts.

  • Anti-slip coating is apparent on the top of the turret, and add-on armor fixing bolts are replicated as real ones.

  • There are delicate details on the end of the gun.

  • The crew hatches can be built open or closed.

  • Movable suspension system and cement-free workable tracks are provided to replicate the running gear.

  • The kit contains green sprues, a clear one, PE frets, a decal sheet and a metal barrel.