(#6577) 1/35 Dragon Panzer PzKpfw Flakpanzer I Premium Edition ~ New in wrap
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Hello, and thanks for looking at this auction! Please hitthe "See Other Items" link (found in the upper right hand corner of this page) to look at my other armor kits; I have a total of over 90 Dragon German armor kits available, all priced to sell! I offer combined shipping on multiple items!!!Up for grabs is the 1/35 Dragon PzKpfw I Flakpanzer I ~ Premium Edition, kit number 6577. The kit is mint-in-shipping box, still in its factory shrink wrap. Even before WWII broke out, the lightly armed and thinly armored Panzer I tank was considered obsolete. Although the Pz.Kpfw.I didn't have a long combat history, its chassis proved suitable for uses other than those of a tank. One such use was the Flakpanzer I, a self-propelled antiaircraft cannon. It had the advantage of being armored and possessing cross-country mobility. The Sd.Kfz.101 Flakpanzer I was modified from Panzer I Ausf.A tanks by removing the gun turret and installing a single-barreled 2cm FlaK 38 gun. The engine deck and hull were modified as well. Only 24 such Flakpanzer vehicles were produced, and they were subsequently assigned to Fla.Bataillon 614(mot) in May 1941. However, all had met their demise by the end of the Battle of Stalingrad in 1943.
Dragon has reengineered its 1/35 scale Flakpanzer I plastic kit in a new Premium Edition variant. It builds ... read more