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Item No:32600

1/48 Military Miniature Series No.100


Length: 176 mm. Image shows painted and assembled kit.

Big Power, Compact Scale
Armor evolved exponentially during WWII as both sides tried to gain the upper hand on one another; the Nashorn was one of the German answers to powerful Allied vehicles. Based upon a chassis employing Pz.Kpfw.III and IV components, and employing a brand new hull with a fearsome 8.8cm gun, The Nashorn debuted in Summer 1943 at the pivotal Battle of Kursk, where it put its phenomenal armor piercing abilities to effective use. It would serve until the end of the conflict, proving a constant thorn in the Allies' side.
About the Model
★This is a 1/48 scale plastic model assembly kit. Length: 176mm, width: 62mm. ★The open top form with powerful 8.8cm gun is captured in style, and the model features a detailed interior to boot. ★An ergonomic parts breakdown nevertheless delivers a realistic depiction of the suspension. Assembly type tracks have one-piece straight sections. ★Weights are included to give the model a realistically heavy feel. ★Comes with a single figure (in cold weather uniform) and two marking options.


  • ★This detailed yet compact model captures the Nashorn's form, plus its powerful gun, fighting compartment interior and more.
  • ★Assembly type tracks utilize single-piece straight runs for a realistic finish including authentic upper run 'sag.'
  • ★The included figure provides yet more realism, wrapped in cold weather gear and surveying the field with binoculars.
  • ★There is plenty of detail to marvel at on the rear of the gun, too - the cradle and complex breech are succinctly captured.
  • ★Plenty of accessories are included, with separate parts depicting the gun travel lock, jack, tow cables and more.
  • ★Suspension base and hull sides are integrated for ease of assembly and also facilitate accurate alignment of wheels.

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Information is current as of October 4, 2021. Specifications are subject to change without notice.

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