Author Topic: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag  (Read 2492 times)

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SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« on: December 17, 2015, 01:38:39 PM »
Wheeled SdKfz 250 and 251


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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #1 on: January 07, 2016, 12:13:32 PM »
fulltrack APC from a 251 (engine relocated to side at rear) ;)

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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #2 on: January 07, 2016, 03:45:06 PM »
^ Sd.Kfz. 113 ?   ;)  Okay, 113 isn't half of either 250 or 251, but it looks like 113 is a somewhat fitting number for it.  :P
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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #3 on: January 10, 2016, 07:41:40 AM »
once did something along those lines................

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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #4 on: January 11, 2016, 05:39:54 PM »
 :) :) :) :) :)

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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #5 on: January 11, 2016, 05:41:07 PM »
fulltrack APC from a 251 (engine relocated to side at rear) ;)

I love this.  :-* More info?

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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #6 on: January 11, 2016, 05:59:22 PM »
fulltrack APC from a 251 (engine relocated to side at rear) ;)

Now that's clever!

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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #7 on: January 12, 2016, 05:25:05 AM »
I must be stupid. I did not note the hanomag photo was edited.
Hahahaha!

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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #8 on: January 13, 2016, 02:25:11 AM »
fulltrack APC from a 251 (engine relocated to side at rear) ;)


Looks similar to the real world Kätzchen.  Here is a simple line drawing:


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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #9 on: January 14, 2016, 01:55:45 AM »
Thinking on a try in 3d styrene ...


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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #10 on: January 14, 2016, 02:42:24 AM »
Thinking on a try in 3d styrene ...


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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #12 on: January 15, 2016, 10:40:06 PM »
^ Looks like it's real: LINK!
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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #13 on: March 19, 2017, 07:18:11 PM »
Found this on Facebook.

I'm not a treadhead / Sd.Kfz. 251 expert so any comments if this real or fake?

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Re: SdKfz 250, 251, Hanomag
« Reply #14 on: March 19, 2017, 09:51:23 PM »
They look like the real deal to me, & notice the hand-painted nature of the markings & catalogue number in the bottom right corner of the image.

I'd guess this is a real, period image of a US Army unit with captured German half-tracks (Sd.Kfz. 251/1 Ausf.D, probably).

Interestingly the front fenders have been removed from both of them.
"This is the Captain. We have a little problem with our engine sequence, so we may experience some slight turbulence and, ah, explode."