The Tochka short-range ballistic missile system (NATO Designation SS-21 Scarab) was developed to replace the Luna-M (FROG-7B) battlefield rockets. Its development began in 1968. Production commenced in 1973 however officially this missile system entered service with the Soviet Army only in 1976. It was exported to a number of Warsaw Pact countries and other Soviet allies.
|Item Name||Russian 9K79 Tochka (SS-21 Scarab) IRBM|
|Item Type||Plastic Model Armor Kit|
|Model Dimension||Length: 272.6mm Width: 80.8mm|
|Total Plastic Parts||590+|
|Total Sprues||11 sprues , upper hull , chassis and tires|
|Photo Etched Parts||1 piece|
|More Features|| > Detailed multi-directional slide-molded upper hull and chassis.
> Full drive train assembly complete with engine transmission, differential housing and suspension units.
> The main tires are hollow rubber with very good tread pattern