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Toy Soldier Green25 Dec 2012 3:19 p.m. PST

A couple of years back I bought a box half full of 6mm models for $1. USD Here are two small tanks from that box. I have no clue as to what type of tank they are, what nation produced them. I'm not interested in manufacture just ID for gaming purposes. Thanks!


cfielitz25 Dec 2012 3:41 p.m. PST

WWII Japanese?

hurrahbro25 Dec 2012 3:52 p.m. PST

Something reminiscent of the Japanese mediums

The one on the left, definitely reminds me of a Chi-Ha main medium tank for the war.
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The other one I took a few moments to nail down. I'm confident its a Type 3 medium, not many made, kept for home defence. Might have been able to take on a Sherman at something approaching parity

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Toy Soldier Green25 Dec 2012 5:26 p.m. PST

You guys are great. Thanks!

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