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Tamiya Korean War M4A3E8
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New Hampshire, United States
Joined: December 15, 2001
KitMaker: 12,400 posts
Armorama: 6,568 posts
Posted: Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 04:05 AM UTC
A peek inside the box of this new kit from Tamiya. The M4A3E8 which features units of the iconic "RIce''s Red Devils". Their devil faced emblazoned hulls saw action in the Korean War in 1951.

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hanb7323
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Daejeon, Korea / 대한민국
Joined: October 06, 2014
KitMaker: 372 posts
Armorama: 371 posts
Posted: Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 05:04 AM UTC
Thank you for nice review
Taeuss
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Manitoba, Canada
Joined: January 03, 2016
KitMaker: 1,833 posts
Armorama: 1,828 posts
Posted: Friday, December 01, 2017 - 04:24 AM UTC
Looks like a nice kit that should build into another great addition to the display case. Gotta love Tamiya's engineering; it makes building almost anything enjoyable and not simply a detailed-oriented task.
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New Jersey, United States
Joined: September 22, 2006
KitMaker: 880 posts
Armorama: 874 posts
Posted: Monday, December 11, 2017 - 12:13 AM UTC
glad to see you back. looks like a nice kit
barrowb98
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Alabama, United States
Joined: April 20, 2015
KitMaker: 119 posts
Armorama: 119 posts
Posted: Monday, December 11, 2017 - 01:39 AM UTC
New .50cal, nice! Now if we can just get Tamiya to stop molding periscopes closed we might be onto something.
multibank17pdr
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France
Joined: February 06, 2010
KitMaker: 103 posts
Armorama: 95 posts
Posted: Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 02:14 AM UTC
Many thanks for this deep photo examination... few new parts from the M4A3AE8 ETO kit (ref 35346) but a new .50 cal. is welcome... like Brett pointed out closed periscope and molded on handles are a bit "old fashioned" but I will get this Sherman nevertheless... and the GAZ a nice bonus even if not brand new )