The Merkava Mk.3D Main Battle Tank (MBT) in service in Israel Defense Forces (IDF) is the revised version of the Merkava Mk.3, equipping with a 120mm smoothbore gun, the BAZ gunner’s sight and the panoramic commander’s sight. The detachable add-on armor plates at the turret roof and its sides greatly increased the protection ability. As the most widely equipped MBT by IDF, the Merkava Mk.3D took action in the second Lebanon war in 2006, “Cast Lead” operation in the Gaza strip in the winter of 2009 and many other security activities along Israeli border.


The Merkava Mk.3D MBT model kit in 1/35 scales with length 258mm and width 111mm.Precise reproduction of the turret characteristics of the Merkava Mk.3D. Two options for road wheels and driver’s hatch. The headlights can be opened and closed as you like. All periscopes can be made open and closed. The subtle tie-downs at the rear of the turret are easy to assemble. Two options for painting styles.

An Excellent IDF Main Battle Tank Merkava Mk. 3D Early Model In 1:35 Scale. The Entire Model Is Shaped And Constructed Perfectly With Its Complex Turret Reproduced Exactly According To The Real Vehicle.

Such Complex Construction Is Totally Realized By Plastic Parts Rather Than PE Parts, Including Unbelievable Parts Like Storage Baskets. This Design Gives Modelers Enjoyment And Feel Of Achievement At Min. Time.

High Quality Ball And Chain Armor Parts Are Extremely Realistic And Easy To Assemble.

Two Unit Identification Markings Included. Designations On The Back Are Realistic And Eye-Catching.

The Delicately Designed And Precisely Produced In-One-Part Tie-Downs Let You Say Goodbye To The Complicated And Repeated Building Nightmare Forever. The Simple Design Allows You Realize This Part Easily With Min. Time.

Numerous Parts In The Kit Render An Enjoyable Modeling.

Details, Like Front Lights, Hatches, Periscope, Smoke Grenade Launcher And Range Finder Which Can Be Open Or Closed, Are Delicately Designed. You Surely Will Enjoy Yourself When Building.

Four Types Of Optional Road Wheels Provided To Maximize Modelers’ Pleasure In Modeling.