The SA-13 GOPHER is a short-range, low altitude SAM system. The SA-13 is designed to defend troops on the march from low level aircraft and helicopters, precision-guided munitions and reconnaissance RPVs. The combat assets of the system consist of the 9A34 and 9A35 combat vehicles and 9M37 anti-aircraft missiles. The MT-LB light armored tracked vehicle provides the entire system with excellent cross-country capabilities.
The SA-13 missile carries a 5 kg HE warhead and is fitted with either an improved passive lead sulfide all-aspect infra-red seeker unit, or a cryogenically cooled passive all-aspect infra-red seeker unit. The estimated minimum range of the SA-13 is 500 meters and the maximum effective range of 5000 meters with altitude engagement limits of 10 to 3500 meters.
|Item Name||9K35 Strela-10 SA-13 Gopher Surface-to-Air Missile System|
|Item Type||Plastic Model Armor Kit|
|Model Brief||Length: 185.8mm Width: 89.3mm|
|Metal Parts||copper cable|
|Photo Etched Parts||2 pcs|
|Total Sprues||17 sprues , upper hull and lower hull|
|More Features|| The kit consists of over 950 parts
>the kit w/refined detail
>multi-slide molded upper hull and lower hull
>256 individual track links
>Photo Etched Parts included