Blue Star Model Company is proud to offer for its initial 1/16th scale release the notorious German JADGPANER HETZER or "BAITER". two years in the making, and designed using the latest in AutoCad and Stereolithography, Blue Star Models has accurately captured all of the details of this historic piece of German military might.
COST - $250 plus $10 shipping and handling (continental US only). Foreign Orders will be billed the standard air mail rate for your country. Shipment of orders will begin in October 2011.
This resin kit offers the modeler one of the most detailed and accurate models of this famous WWII Tank Destroyer. Blue Star Models has even included extra details to build your HETZER in one of many variations. Those extra details include 2 optional rear engine decks(early or mid-production), 2 Pak 39/L48 main guns (1 with muzle cap and one threaded barrel), Choice of early or late gun mantlets, 2 Drivers Visors, (early (shown in photo) or late cast style), 26 bolt pattern Road Wheels with inner bolt details, Super detailed remote MG-34 with or without stock. Accurate commanders scissors pericscope with postionable swing arm.
Other details on this model include adjustable suspension arms, main gun elevates and traverses, Inner details on Drive Sprockets and adjustable Rear Idler Wheels, MG-34 with optional wood stock and adjustable commanders periscope, 3 sheets of photoetch details include Sliding Rear Air Intake cover, 6 piece Side Armor, Fenders, AFV Tool Hold downs, Periscope guards and MG 34 Shields just to name but a little of the details.
Oh, and did we mention the link to link track! 210 individual track links so you can display your model with the correct "sag" of the tracks or drill out the ends and have working tracks.
Each Model HETZER kit comes with a fully illustrated assembly instructions masterfly rendered by Mr. Willy Peeters, noted military artist and the mastermind behind Kendal Model Companies (KMC) wonderful resin products as well as former chief artist for Verlinden Productions. So you know you are getting the best.
All of our kits are only available direct from Blue Star Models. So, you won't see them in any stores. Don't wait - Get yours reserved today!