The Strv-103 – Sweden’s Unique Take on AFV Design

Strv-103c-Stridwagn_a

Always one of my favourite tank designs, the Swedish Strv-103C is a sure bet to be an early addition to my collection.

The old Aurora kit for the original version of this tank came out when I was a kid, and I recall it being the first model kit I ever bought on my own.

I don’t yet have the 1/35th scale kit (from Trumpeter), but I do have the appropriate metal barrel (sourced from RB Model) and the photo etch set (from Eduard).

If you’ve never heard of the “S” Tank, be sure to click on the YouTube video link:

STRV-103 S Tank Documentary

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