Friday, May 28, 2010
1/144 Pz.Kpfw. VII Löwe (Lion) by CGD
Another great looking 'paper panzer" from CGD (CG Dymanix) of Hong Kong.
It is formualted using the Shapeways 3D Print model sytems, this enables sophisticted CG 3D CAD designs to be translated into accurate models.
In 1941, Krupp started the development of a new heavy tank to succeed the Tiger II (King Tiger). The tank was to be "so strongly armoured that no known enemy anti-tank gun could penetrate". The tank was to be armed with 150mm KwK 44 L/38. It would weight no more than 90 tons and had a top speed of 35 km/hr. In July 1942, an order to stop the development of the Löwe was issued
more info on KG144 BBS
The first batch has been sold out in just a matter of hours and preorder is available in eBay store:http://stores.ebay.com/Combat-Group-Dynamix
Unpainted version is now available here with free shipping (and tax free I think if you are in EU):http://www.shapeways.com/shops/combatgroupdynamix
Available: Coming Soon