Der Strabokran German Gantry Crane 1942-45

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15t and 16t Gantry Crane Variants Used in Tiger, Panther, Elefant and V2-Rocket units
For the first time this fascinating gantry crane’s development history is documented, with patent applications, as well as its use in action with the Panzer-Werkstattkompanien, engineering units and Division z.V., based on original documents and a lot of pictures. Seen for the first time is a complete series showing the removal and replacement of a Panzer turret and other usage. By drawings and close-up pictures a comparison of 15t and 16t Strabokran shows the differences of both gantry crane types. Also included for modellers a detailed set of drawings of all Strabokran variants in 1/35 scale. 256 pages, more than 240 images, contemporary and close-up pictures of survivors, mostly printed in large format, tables, patents, K.St.N., and scale drawings.
AUTHOR Voker Ruff
BINDING Hardback
NO OF PAGES 256
ILLUSTRATIONS 240 black and white photos, line drawings, tables, units with Strabokran, walkaround photos, abbreviations, keywords.
Product Code 40024MIL
Price
£34.95
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