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Takom 1/35 Israeli Main Battle Tank Merkava 1 Plastic Model Kit

Takom 1/35 Israeli Main Battle Tank Merkava 1 Plastic Model Kit

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Named after the ancient Hebrew war chariot, Israel's Merkava tank was forged by experience on the battlefield as well as the painful political realities facing the Jewish state. After enthusiastically providing the UK with valuable data gathered during 2 years of intense evaluation of the Chieftain tank, The Israelis were denied the weapon after political objections by wealthy Arab states resulted in the British cancellation of their agreement in 1969. This sudden turn of events instigated the ultimate decision in Israel to rely on themselves and produce a local tank.

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