M8 Greyhound - 6x6 AC - Brazilian Expeditionary Force. The PaK used a sepaperatly loaded casing of a different design (mainly: straight and shorter) whilst the FlaK used a complete … The 12.8 cm FlaK 40 was a German World War II anti-aircraft gun. This weapon, together with the 8.8 cm Flak 41, is Germany’s standard heavy antiaircraft gun. A variant was the 12.8 cm Flakzwilling 40, those are two Flak 40's built on one chassis, capable of firing 20 rounds per minute. The German Army came upon the Soviet 122 mm field guns and issued a requirement for a similar weapon. It was part of German Flak Defenses in German main cities. In the end, this mattered little since by the time the gun entered production in 1942, it was used in primarily static, defensive applications. TOON TANK - M4A1 Sherman - E type - CDL (Canal defense light) tank. Ah. The 12.8 cm FlaK 40 was a German World War II anti-aircraft gun. Valentine Mk II Canal Defense Light (CDL) - Tank Infantry Mk III, WC-54 Dodge 4x4 - 3/4 ton Ambulance - US Navy version, WC-57 Dodge 3/4 ton - 4x4 - 3/4 ton - Brazilian Expeditionary Force (FEB), Wespe - 10.5 cm leFH 18/2 auf GII - Sd.Kfz. The 8.8 cm Flak 18/36/37/41 is a German 88 mm anti-aircraft and anti-tank artillery, developed in the 1930s.It was widely used by Germany throughout World War II, and was one of the most recognized German weapons of that conflict.Development of the original model led to a wide variety of guns. 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Therefore, the Flak 40/1 will be in dark yellow, camouflaged with green and brown and the four-axle special trailer 220 (Sd. Only six mobile versions of the 12.8-cm Flak 40 were produced before production was switched to static versions only. The barrel with  cradle and two equilibrators... Ammo trough in the left side of the cradle.. The rush to capture the Reichstag led to dozens of tanks being destroyed. [3], Weapons of comparable role, performance and era, http://www.ww2technik.de/sites/dflak/12,8%20cm%20Flakzwilling.htm, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=12.8_cm_FlaK_40&oldid=993787736, Short description is different from Wikidata, Articles with unsourced statements from July 2017, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, 12.8 cm FlaK 40 Zwilling on display at the, This page was last edited on 12 December 2020, at 14:25. Background [edit | edit source] Developed between 1936 and 1937, the 12.8 cm FlaK 40 was one of the most effective heavy anti-aircraft and anti-tank weapons of World War II. In December 1943, Hitler decided not to introduce the FlaK 40 "During this war". The 12.8 cm Flak 40 ordnance on a static dual mounting with a total weight of 26 tonnes, capable of firing 20 rounds per minute. 12,8cm Flakzwilling 40/2 in the Zoo AA tower - Berlin. crane version, FAMO - Schwerer Zugkraftwagen 18t - Sd.Kfz.9 with Sd.Ah.116 heavy trailer, Faun L900 D567 6x4 heavy truck with Sonderanhänger (Sd. panzerkampfwagen-e-100-tank-12.8-cm-flak-40; 10 files | 10.5 MB | 1335 views. 3.7 cm FlaK 43は、第二次世界大戦中にナチス・ドイツの使用した対空機関砲である。. Despite their shortcomings, 60 were used until the war ended. Although it was not produced in great numbers, it was one of … This is the first part for my Bachelor Project, the 12.8 cm Flak 40 Zwilling. Notice the size of the base....huge!! Although it was not produced in great numbers, it was one of the most effective heavy AA guns of its era. A brand new FlaK 40/1 composition, with SdKfz 8 tractor, FlaK 40/1 in his trailer, with late war colors, 12.8 cm FlaK 40 Zwilling mount on the Flakturm Tiergarten - Berlin 1945, 12,8 cm VK30.01 Selbstfahrlafette auf (H) "Sturer Emil". This product output by a digital printer which using the stacking resin, there will have some stacked traces on the surface sometimes. Media in category "12.8 cm Flak 40" The following 3 files are in this category, out of 3 total. The 12.8 cm FlaK 40-page contains all related products, articles, books, walkarounds and plastic scale modeling projects dedicated to this gun. The 12.8 cm FlaK 40 was a German World War II anti-aircraft gun. There are four different type mounts used with the gun: mobile, static, railway, and a twin mounting. Although it was not produced in great numbers, with 1,125 produced, it was reportedly one of the most effective heavy AA guns of its era. Panzer IV Ausf H (SdKfz 161/2) with winterketten, Renault FT 17 french light tank with dozer blade, Renault FT 17 z Fumatorami - Polish "gas tank", Rolls-Royce armoured car Mk I field adaptation (desert wheels), Scammell Pioneer SV2S Heavy Breakdown Tractor, Scammell Pioneer TRMU30 Tractor with TRCU30 trailer 30t. kkkkkkkkkkkk..... big hug, my friend!! 167 - dozer version (Räumschaufel Panzer StuG IV). Production started in 1942 with 10 twin sets produced, another eight in 1943, and in February 1945 a total of 34 were available. The 8.8 cm Flak 18/36/37/41 is a German 88 mm anti-aircraft and anti-tank artillery gun, developed in the 1930s. Bergepanther mit Pz Kpfw IV (H) turm als Befehlspanzer - case report. The … There were four twin mounts on the fortified anti-aircraft Zoo Tower, and they were also on other flak towers protecting Berlin, Hamburg, and Vienna. The double 12.8 cm (128mm) "Flakzwilling 40" was a variant of the very successful 12.8 cm FlaK 40 that was designed to replace the fabled 88mm anti-aircraft gun system that proved doubly effective (and thusly feared) as a tank-killing gun to the Allies. Starting by the booklet: the base of the gun, with its articulated arms... My idea in terms of painting would be the gun with the colors of the end of WWII, but the trailer with the colors of the rear area vehicles, which was the characteristic of this weapon. Ah. 220) in panzer-gray. Although it was not produced in great numbers, it was one of the most effective heavy AA guns of its era. Die 12,8-cm-Flak 40 war eine Flugabwehrkanone der Wehrmacht im Zweiten Weltkrieg. The multipurpose gun created by Rheinmetall Borsig was capable of defeating any armored vehicle … Historic Background (Courtesy of Wikipedia): The basic design was ordered by the Waffenamt as a parallel development to the Porsche Maus in June 1943. The publication of any images or informations related to nazism, fascism or any other totalitarian regimes must be understood as the reproduction of historical accuracy and not as apology to these regimes, leaders or symbols. 1/144 WWII German 12.8cm Flak 40 on Sd.Ah 220 Trailer & Sdkfz8 camouflage . In this role it proved to be too heavy for field use while having roughly similar performance as the 88mm, so was used primarily in static mounts. 70, Mercedes-Benz L4500R Mautier with spoked wheels, Mercedes-Benz L6500 4x2 heavy truck tankwagen, Mgebrov-White Russian Armoured Car - 1915, Mk IV "Male" Tadpole WWI British heavy tank, Morris Commercial CS8 15CWT captured with 75mm light infantry gun, Opel Blitz 1 tonner Schnellastwagen 1935 towing Panzernest, Opel Blitz Bus - 3.6-47 model W39 - early - workshop version, Opel Blitz Bus - 3.6-47 model W39 - late - workshop version. Production started in 1942 with 10 twin sets produced, another eight in 1943, and in February 1945 a total of 34 were available. 115 - Kriegsmarine, Flakpanzer IV Möbelwagen - 3.7cm Flak auf Fahrgestell Panzerkampfwagen IV (sf) - Sd.Kfz. Although it was not produced in great numbers, it was one of the most effective heavy AA guns of its era. Der 12,8-cm-Flak-Zwilling 40 war eine Flugabwehrkanone der Wehrmacht im Zweiten Weltkrieg. Too bad the kit does not have these items. Note a size comparison between the Flak 40/1 of 128mm and the famous Flak 36 of 88mm .... ANNE - 12,8cm Flak 40/1 in the Sonderanhänger 220 (Sd. See more ideas about flak tower, world war two, the modelling news. Development of the gun began in 1936, with the contract being awarded to Rheinmetall Borsig, the first prototype gun was delivered for testing in late 1937 … 220) special trailer. 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The total weight of the Flakzwilling twin-gun mount system reached 26.5 tonnes, making it practically impossible to tow cross-country. The total weight of the Flakzwilling twin-gun mount system reached 26.5 tonnes, making it practically impossible to tow cross-country. The 12.8 cm Pak 44 (Pak from German Panzerabwehrkanone "anti-tank gun") was a German anti-tank gun used during World War II.It was designed as a result of experiences on the Eastern front in 1943. The item is 1/144 scale and made by resin, it's 100% new built and painted. Used mainly on flak towers. It was widely used by Germany throughout World War II and is one of the most recognized German weapons of that conflict. Although it was not produced in great numbers, it was reportedly one of the most effective heavy AA guns of its era. The name applies to a series of related guns, the first one officially called the 8.8 cm Flak … A derivative anti-tank gun, rejected in favour of the, Sonderanhänger 220 (Sd. The Canon de 75 antiaérien mle 1913–1917 were a family of French 75 mm anti-aircraft guns designed and manufactured by Schneider et Cie at Le Creusot. WWII AFVs 1/144 WWII German 12.8cm Flak 40 on Sd.Ah 220 Trailer & Sdkfz8 Resin Kit The item is 1/144 scale and made by resin, it's 100% new and need to be assembled. In World War II air warfare terms there was an altitude band that extended from … 167 - assault gun, Sturmgeschütz IV (StuG IV) - Sd.Kfz. The gun weighed nearly 12 tonnes in its firing position, with the result that its barrel had to be removed for transport. Hi Hubert!!! MOC-33630 • 2310 parts • Other. More about the 12.8 cm FlaK 40 cannon. Hello Marcos, ah!! 12.8 cm FlaK 40 is a Anti-air unit in Panzer Corps. The base is ready. A publicação de qualquer imagem ou informação referentes ao nazismo, fascismo ou quaisquer outros regimes totalitários deve ser entendida como reprodução do rigor histórico e não como apologia a estes regimes, líderes ou símbolos. The first prototype gun was delivered for testing in late 1937 and completed testing successfully. Build Review – TAKOM’s - 12.8cm Flak 40 Zwilling in 35th scale This large twin cannon that saw action on the Flakturm of Nazi Germany’s largest cities is the subject of one of Takom’s latest kit in a massive 1/35th scale - how would this kit – with a 30 cm height when fully elevated go together? Towing eyes in scratch: metal and Plastruct. The 12.8 cm FlaK 40, was a German World War II anti-aircraft gun. 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