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Soviet Heavy Infantry Weapons and Equipment

MiniArt 1/35 Soviet Heavy Infantry Weapons and Equipment Kit First Look

By Dave Manter

Date of Review November 2013 Manufacturer MiniArt
Subject Soviet Heavy Infantry Weapons and Equipment Scale 1/35
Kit Number 35170 Primary Media Styrene
Pros Outstanding details Cons Nothing noted
Skill Level Intermediate MSRP (USD) $19.00

First Look

This kit consists of 96 highly detailed styrene parts molded in grey. All of the parts feature great detail and are molded to the highest standards. The guns are molded with open muzzles and the PTRD-41 Anti-Tank Rifles give you the option of building them with the breech block in the open or closed position.

Soviet Heavy Infantry Weapons and Equipment Kit

Included in this kit are:

  • 2 PTRD-41 Anti-Tank Rifles
  • 6 PTRD cartridges
  • 2 bags for cartridges
  • 2 Sapper Satchels
  • 1 Probing Rod
  • 1 VIM-203 Mine-detector model 1942
  • 2 ammo belts with cartridges
  • 2 ammo belts that are empty
  • 2 mine signs
  • 1 complete 7.62mm Maxim 1910/30 machine gun
  • 1 complete 7.62mm Maxim 1940 machine gun
  • 2 open ammo boxes
  • 4 closed ammo boxes

The detail on the Maxim is just beautiful!

Thanks to MRC for the review sample.