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Armor/AFV: Allied - WWII
Armor and ground forces of the Allied forces during World War II.
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Academy M4A3 Sherman Jumbo
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United States
Joined: February 19, 2009
KitMaker: 1,077 posts
Armorama: 1,040 posts
Posted: Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 01:53 AM UTC
I just seen that Academy is going to release a Sherman Jumbo
is a rebox of the Tasca kit or Mengs?
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Michigan, United States
Joined: October 28, 2002
KitMaker: 3,994 posts
Armorama: 3,923 posts
Posted: Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 01:50 PM UTC
Absolutely, not Meng . Academy is starting to rebox Asuka kits. They are issuing the Panzer II Luchs. The next Kit number in sequence is the kit number for the jumbo Sherman. I think it will be the Asuka jumbo Sherman. Thatís good news because Asukaís distribution seems to be intermittent
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Scotland, United Kingdom
Joined: July 26, 2018
KitMaker: 198 posts
Armorama: 186 posts
Posted: Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 03:10 PM UTC
Excellent news as they are difficult to get in the UK
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Nova Scotia, Canada
Joined: November 03, 2012
KitMaker: 643 posts
Armorama: 615 posts
Posted: Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 06:23 PM UTC
just when I thought I was done with WW2, this: https://www.perthmilitarymodelling.com/newkitnews/mengmodel.html . already have tasca's