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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP15 Mar 2017 9:54 p.m. PST

"Czechoslovakian tank manufacturing caught up to world standards in the mid-1930s. The P-II, CKD's first light tank and the first mass produced domestically designed tank, was close to the world's leading designs. The LT vz. 35 that won the tender for a new cavalry tank caught up with the rest of the world's leaders. It's not surprising that Czechoslovakian tanks were considered for purchase in countries without a domestic tank design program. This caused the design of the CKD TNH and LTP (Tanque 39); excellent tanks that became the backbone of the Iranian and Peruvian tank fleets.

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A new name appeared on the world map on March 22nd, 1935: Iran. This was the new name for Persia, another step in Reza Pahlavi's plan to modernize his country. The ruler slowly changed the face of his country, trying to make it into a developed, industrialized nation. Significant reforms were also made in the army, the backer of his rule…"


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captainbill Inactive Member16 Mar 2017 2:55 p.m. PST

Nice info, so who makes one in 28mm?

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP17 Mar 2017 10:47 a.m. PST

Glad you enjoyed it my friend.


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