With its open cargo bay design, the light truck known as pickup is widely utilized in many fields nowadays. Pickups find their way well into military purposes at each corner of the world for its advantages. ZPU-2 is a double-barrel AA gun developed by the former Soviet Union, and Type 58 is the Chinese-built version.
For fast shooting and great power, it can be loaded onto many vehicles. And it plays an important role in the low-altitude air defense and other offensive operations. It is still see activities in modern warfare and armed conflict today as an efficient fire support weapon.
This is the 1/35 scale plastic kit of PICKUP w/ZPU-2. Doors can be assembled in the open or closed position. Complex structure of ZPU-2 AA gun is accurately modeled. The AA gun is moveable and the movement of sight is linked to the gun barrel through linkage system. Two weapon options are provided (ZPU-2/Type 58 AA gun). Precision PE parts are included. Two paint schemes for the Pickup are provided.
Overall length: 140mm; width: 57mm
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Kenny Conklin – Model Builder International – www.modelbuilderinternational.com