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1/72 S-Model kit with Dan Taylor Modelworks detail & wheel sets, plus quite a bit of scratch-built detail: Build progress be viewed here: http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/234996551-a13-cruiser-mkiii/?p=2260615
British Cruiser Tank A13 Mk.1 and Mk.II Armor PhotoHistory The development of the A13 can be traced back to 1930, with the development of the Christie tank and revolutionary suspension in the USA. British officers, however, only really became interested in the concept after seeing a Red Army large-scale exercise and manoeuvres, featuring platoons of BTs. Their sheer speed and the operational opportunities available to them were more than obvious. Later, Morris sent a team in USA to purchase one of Walter Christie's tanks, with a licence. This experimental type, named A13E1 (fall 1936),