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CATMAN2 Sponsoring Member of TMP Inactive Member16 Feb 2018 3:06 a.m. PST

New 1/72nd S Model kits (Modern US M132 Armoured flamethrower, Willys Jeep with mounted 37mm gun, Willys with M1919 MG and Italian L3/33 with20mm gun
Plus massive S Model restock!


PzGeneral16 Feb 2018 4:42 a.m. PST

Speaking of PSC, does anyone know how their 15mm Shermans compare in size to Battle Fronts?



Marc33594 Supporting Member of TMP16 Feb 2018 7:25 a.m. PST

They play well together PzGeneral. I have just finished up 1st Guards Armored tanks (44-45) for Rapid Fire using a mix of the two. The Battle Front Shermans are a bit longer, but not overly noticeable, and sit a bit higher, once again not that noticeable especially on a game table. Interestingly enough they both appear about the same width.

I should add this compares the Sherman V (M4A4) from both manufacturers.

PzGeneral16 Feb 2018 9:29 a.m. PST

Thanks grin

MacColla16 Feb 2018 10:55 a.m. PST

Going back to the original post, does anyone know if the 20mm-armed L3/33 was used in Spain by the CTV?

deephorse16 Feb 2018 11:22 a.m. PST

Here's an interesting discussion, one post of which would suggest that only L3/35s were used.


MacColla16 Feb 2018 12:25 p.m. PST

Thank you, deephorse. A very useful post although it suggests many of the L3/35 tanks were up-graded L3/33s. Unfortunately it seems the 20mm tanks, L3/33 or /35 were only used in North Africa. Shame – I would love to have added one to my CTV!

PzGeneral17 Feb 2018 3:57 a.m. PST

Mac, I was thinking the same thing

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