1/35 German Jerry Can Set
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- 1/35 assembly plastic model kit includes the early style of jerry can (12pcs.).
- Cross-shaped indentations and an indication of the "Kraftstoff 20L"are faithfully reproduced.
- May be installed on Early-WWII German vehicles such as 6x4 truck Krupp Protze.
- Set also includes shell crates, jack, Notek light, and convoy marker.
Jerry cans used by the German army featured a functional design. Early-type cans featured simple cross-shaped indentations for structural reinforcement while later types had more complex indentation patterns. Early-type cans were seen from the Polish campaign to North Africa and the beginning of the Russian campaign, and some were continuously used until the latter half of the war.
This is the 1/35 Scale German Jerry Can Set - Early Type Plastic Model Kit from the 1/35 Military Miniature Series by Tamiya. Suitable for Ages 14 & Up. FEATURES: Early type featured a simple cross-shaped indentation for strength while later types had more complex indentation designs Set consists of 12 early type Jerry Cans, 2 types of storage boxes, a notek light, and a jack with its base Jerry Cans feature separately-molded parts for the handles and lid caps Caps feature finely-engraved text details Illustrated instructions INCLUDES: One German Jerry Can Set REQUIRES: Assembly Sprue cutters (HCAR0630) Hobby knife (RMXR6909) Cement for plastics (TESR3512) Paint COMMENTS: Due to small parts that could cause a choking hazard please keep away from children 3 years of age and younger tlc 6/22/11