Re: Airfix Kit List?

Matt Bittner (
Tue, 24 Oct 1995 10:19:43 -0500

On 24 Oct 95 at 9:06, C.P. Hart typed diligently:

> Isn't the Airfix WW I tank kit a Mark I NOT a Mk. IV ?? Having built
> one years ago I remember the kit having the "wagon wheel" device at the
> back thought to be useful for steering the beast but subsequently dropped
> from the Mk.I and later Marks as ineffectual. I suppose that the
> transmissions were improved so that treads could be individually powered
> etc.

This has always been a problem with me. I haven't studied them
enough to know the difference between the first four marks (I do
believe that the fifth and all subsequent marks were quite larger).
I just might have to pull out my book on the subject, and see.


Matthew Bittner WW1 Modeler, ecto subscriber, semi-new dad, PowerBuilder developer; Omaha, Nebraska
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