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Takom: TIRAN 4
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England - South West, United Kingdom
Member Since: May 14, 2006
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Posted: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 06:03 PM UTC

Sebastian Schoof shares with us a video in-box review of the TAKOM Tiran 4.

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Wien, Austria
Member Since: March 09, 2016
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Posted: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 06:20 PM UTC
I guess the reviewer meant 'Lebanese' (SLA) not 'Syrian'...In spite of the capture, one of the options (Tiran 4 of the South Lebanese Army, Negev Desert, early 80ís) is actually an IDF vehicle. Interestingly, MiniArt did the exact same mistake. Coincidence...?

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Florida, United States
Member Since: November 23, 2012
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Posted: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 07:06 PM UTC
This is already the stash now too. Most of my modeling over the years has been Middle East armor (no matter who made it). Gotta love the buying, selling, donating, hand me down, stolen, captured and refurbished vehicles, that can be attributed to all the warring parties, when it comes to re-purposing just about anything that moves. Everybody does it over there, and it give endless possibilities to modeling dozens of types. Companies like MiniArt, Takom, etc., is hitting the mother lode with these Mid East variants.
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Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
Member Since: November 22, 2016
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Posted: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 02:58 PM UTC
Yes you're absolutely correct! They are all Libian markings not Syrian. My mistake
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Manitoba, Canada
Member Since: January 03, 2016
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Posted: Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 08:22 AM UTC
Either way, neat kit. Takom is really hitting their stride in their recent releases. Now I only have to clear some space and start one...