Tamiya King Tiger Tank Production Turret Plastic Model Kit 35164 Scale 1/35 35164

Tamiya King Tiger Tank Model Kit 35164 Scale 1/35

SKU: 35164
GTIN: 4950344992713
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Product Specifications
  • Brand: Tamiya
  • MPN: 35164
  • Scale: 1/35
  • Type: Tank
  • Material: Plastic
  • Model: King Tiger
  • AGE: 14+
  • Colour: Multicoloured
  • Country of Origin: Philippines
  • Product Features: Not Painted
  • Sub Type: Kit
  • Product Theme: Militaria
  • Year Released: 2021
  • Weight: 0.459 Kg
Product Information

This product for sale is the Tamiya King Tiger Tank Production Turret Plastic Model Kit 35164 Scale 1/35. WWSM includes FREE Delivery to ALL UK destinations for these model kit products.

In order to counter the increasing threat of Russian tanks during the latter part of the Second World War, Germany began development of a new heavy tank in February 1943.

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Officially designated the Panzerkampfwagen VI-B Tiger II, but better known as the King Tiger, it featured thick armor and a powerful main gun.

Henschel and Porsche, who had prior experiences in the manufacturing of heavy tanks, came up with rival prototypes incorporating different turret configurations. After trials, the Henschel design was adopted for production. The King Tiger carried the Type 43 L71, 88mm high velocity main gun which was capable of penetrating 170mm thick armor plate at a distance of 1000 meters.

Auxiliary armament included two 7.92mm machine guns mounted on the front hull section and on the turret. The extremely thick armor on the turret front measured 185mm and 88mm on the side panels. Power for this massive tank was supplied by a Maybach HL230 P30 V-12 cylinder, liquid cooled engine, producing 700 horsepower.

The King Tiger went into mass production at the Henschel factory beginning August 1944, following the delivery of the last Tiger I tanks. Although the tank

  • Highly detailed static display model
  • With a lifelike Commander Figure
  • Authentic 88mm Gun with Loading Breech
  • Detailed flexible tracks

Model Specifications:

  • Scale 1:35

Paints, Adhesive & Paintbrushes are NOT Included. These are sold seperately.

Packaging Dimensions: Length:38cm Height:24.5cm Width:6cm All measurements are approximates to the nearest 0.5cm

About the Brand Tamiya

Tamiya are a Japanese manufacturer of plastic model kits and remote control vehicles. Specialising in 1/35 Military and Scaled Figures, Aircraft, Helicopters, Ships, Cars and Motorbikes. We stock the complete range of Hobby Kits, Paints, Tools and Accessories for both beginner and experienced Modellers.

Delivery Information

Free Delivery

FREE DELIVERY is available with this product for any orders shipped to UK addresses. This is our standard delivery service for which we use Royal Mail Tracked 48. Royal Mail aim to deliver by the third working day after shipping.

Next Day Delivery Available

NEXT DAY DELIVERY on this product for UK is £5.99. We use the Royal Mail Tracked 24 Delivery Service for orders placed, using the Next Day option at checkout. We ship orders Monday-Friday, so an order placed on one of these days should arrive the following day. Orders placed on a Saturday or Sunday would be shipped on the following Monday to arrive the next day (Excluding bank holidays).

PLEASE NOTE: Cut Off Time for Next Day Delivery is 1pm any order placed after this time will be shipped the following day.

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