Battle of Kursk – Meng Panther D review

Earlier this year Meng released their Panther Ausf. D kit to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Kursk. The battle of Kursk was the last large German offensive on the eastern front. Battle background After a catastrophic move eastwards toward the Caucasus and the following surrender of Paulus’ 6th Army at Stalingrad in January 1943, the Wehrmacht came

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Leopard 2 prototypes on tape

In this interesting video from the German Bundeswehr Classix series, the “new” Leopard 2 Kampfpanzer is introduced. The fact that only the Leopard Austere Version (AV) is shown and comments of the narrator leads me to believe that series production had only just began at the time this video was made and non of the series production Leopard 2’s were finished yet. Among others some

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