In october 2003, israel aerospace industries iai developed an allnew armor protection suite daqhpor memugan for d9r bulldozers which are heavily equipped in the idf. It is the best reference book for the meng model kit d9r. The latest addition to meng models assortment is the d9r doobi armored bulldozer, it is the second kit in the so called stegosaurus series. Im slowly chipping away at mengs d9r and, for some reason. This plastic model kit of d9r armored bulldozer perfectly represents mechanical. The vehicle was deployed in the sinai war 1956, yom kippur war 1973. D9r doobi meng model ss002 build log military scale. The d9 bulldozer has been used by the israeli defense force idf since 1956 and is one of the best bulldozers in the world. Meng military models 5 d9r israeli armored bulldozer kit. The model, albeit highly detailed has room for certain improvements and this book certainly covers that showing the colors, communication equipment and small addons features only found in the working idf d9r. D9r doobi armored bulldozer meng model ss002 military.
Shop for model kits by revell amt mpc lindberg tamiya and others. Jan 26, 2017 meng idf d9r bulldozer 5 full build duration. The d9 dozer vehicles were first introduced in to the idf in the 1950s. Light weapons like machine guns can be mounted on the top of the cab for selfdefense. Workable dozer blade and ripper are precisely and accurately modelled. The dozer blade and ripper are realistic and workable. Mar 25, 2017 models in scale one modelers journey in scale modeling. Ryfield model 5 us army matv m1240a1 plastic model rfm5032 rfmrm5032 1. It has been proved to be an efficient and durable combat support platform. The complex slat armour construction is precisely modelled.
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A quick video on a few bits and pieces that will help you with your build and paint later on. The armoured d9r dozer of the israel defence forces idf is the latest variation in the series of caterpillar d9 armoured bulldozers. Due to its size and reliability, it has become one of. Idf d9r armored bulldozer wslat armour meng model ss002. Meng d9r d00b1 armored buldozer 5 scale plastic model. Armoured bulldozer, bulldozer, d9r, doobi, meng model this topic contains 5 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by boris kamp 4 years, 9 months ago. D9 bulldozer which has been used by israel defense forces idf since 1956 is one of the best bulldozers in the world.
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