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Sd.Kfz.223

German Radio Communication Vehicle

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Sd.Kfz.223

German Radio Communication Vehicle

The German light four-wheel drive armored vehicle Sd.Kfz.223 was radio communication vehicle for reconnaissance units. It was designed by Eisenwerken Weserhutte on the Horch 801/EG chassis. In 1935–1944 it were produced 550 vehicles.

Light two-axis armored radio vehicles were mostly in the complement of Wehrmacht tank divisions. They took part in Polish and French campaigns, and than — in «Barbarossa» operation. In conditions of Russian bad roads it became understanding that light armored cars have limited tactical mobility. Much more effective were using of them in German African Corps.

 

Item number
72421

Scale
1:72

Date
15.01.2017

Time period
WW2

Markings
Sd.Kfz.223, 2. Panzer Division, France, May 1940

Markings
Sd.Kfz.223, 5. Panzer Division, DAK, Lybia, March 1941

Model size (length x height)
66 x 31 mm

Box size
217 x 135 x 32 mm

Number of details
57+2

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Item number
72421

Scale
1:72

Date
15.01.2017

Time period
WW2

Markings
Sd.Kfz.223, 2. Panzer Division, France, May 1940

Markings
Sd.Kfz.223, 5. Panzer Division, DAK, Lybia, March 1941

Model size (length x height)
66 x 31 mm

Box size
217 x 135 x 32 mm

Number of details
57+2

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