The superior armor protection of the heavy cast turret on the KV-1 model 1942 tank has its cost! The weight of the tank now reaches 47 tones and this weight are consider heavy even for a modern tank standard! The KV series utilize the same engine without major changes and the more and more added heavy weight drops the maximum speed from 35 Kilometers/hours to 28 kilometers/hour. Off road performances are even worse and hard to operate. To solve the problem, a lightweight cast turret was born. One feature helps to identify turret of this type ai a large cast ring around rear machine gun mount.
Item No 00360Item Name Russia KV-1 model 1942 Lightweight Cast TankBar Code n/aScale 1:35Item Type Static ArmorModel Brief Length: 199.4mm Width:94.8 mm Height：79.8mmTotal Parts 231pcsMetal Parts Pin, Brass wirePhoto Etched Parts n/aFilm Parts n/aTotal Sprues n/aPaint Schemes USSR ArmyReleased Date n/aMore Features n/a