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Re: Trumpeter
« Reply #405 on: December 03, 2018, 02:09:03 AM »
They could be Indonesian or Vietnamese Fulcrums as well I guess. Can't really make out the markings on the birds.

Greg, isn't the J-15 a development of the J-11?

The shapes are distinctly Sukhoi.

The J-15 is indeed a development of the J-11 which is itself a development of the Su-27.
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Re: Trumpeter
« Reply #406 on: December 05, 2018, 11:07:58 AM »
^ AFAIK, the Chinese bought a Su-33 prototype from Ukraine.

The "escorts" have a bit of a Japanese look to them, maybe the carrier is sinking them with its "deathrays"

No deathrays involved. Look at the wake of the carrier.  ;) They rammed the (Kongo-class?) destroyer!  :o  :icon_beer:
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Re: Trumpeter
« Reply #407 on: December 06, 2018, 01:08:14 AM »
Look at the wake of the carrier.  ;) They rammed the (Kongo-class?) destroyer!  :o  :icon_beer:

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Re: Trumpeter
« Reply #408 on: December 28, 2018, 03:50:50 AM »
And of course, one day after the Tiger announcement, we have this:

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Re: Trumpeter
« Reply #409 on: December 29, 2018, 08:41:33 PM »
Via the The Modelling News.

In 1944 the Construction Bureau of the Ural Heavy Machinery Plant developed the SU-101 with the D-10S gun and the SU-102 with the D-25S gun. Both vehicles were designated as Uralmash-1. Prototypes were manufactured in April 1945. The vehicles never entered mass production nor saw any active service.







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Re: Trumpeter
« Reply #410 on: December 30, 2018, 03:20:49 AM »
Yes!!!

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Re: Trumpeter
« Reply #411 on: December 30, 2018, 01:10:37 PM »
SA-5/S-200 is definitely a nice choice.  Will they also consider the associated radars for the system?
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Re: Trumpeter
« Reply #412 on: December 30, 2018, 09:44:15 PM »
A Bloodhound or Thunderbird would be interesting.

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Re: Trumpeter
« Reply #413 on: December 31, 2018, 04:43:05 AM »
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Re: Trumpeter
« Reply #414 on: January 12, 2019, 04:25:38 AM »
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Re: Trumpeter
« Reply #415 on: January 12, 2019, 11:02:38 PM »
And of course, one day after the Tiger announcement, we have this:


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I'm building the Tiger Leopard , and it is heaps better in terms of fit than any Trumpeter kit I've done. Very Tamiya-esque. If I were looking at getting a Pantsir, it would be the Tiger one hands down. 

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Re: Trumpeter
« Reply #416 on: January 14, 2019, 04:46:08 AM »
Via the The Modelling News.

In 1944 the Construction Bureau of the Ural Heavy Machinery Plant developed the SU-101 with the D-10S gun and the SU-102 with the D-25S gun. Both vehicles were designated as Uralmash-1. Prototypes were manufactured in April 1945. The vehicles never entered mass production nor saw any active service.






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