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Trumpeter 1/35 USSR SMK Heavy Tank - TR09584

Trumpeter 1/35 USSR SMK Heavy Tank - TR09584


 
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Overview
 
The SMK was an armored vehicle prototype developed by the Soviet Union prior to the Second World War. It was named after Sergei Mironovich Kirov, a Communist Party official assassinated in 1934.   The SMK was discovered and classified by German intelligence as the T-35C, this has led to the misunderstanding that the T-35 took part in the Russio-Finnish war.

  Only one was built and after a trial showing the downsides of its weight and size against the KV tank and brief use in the war with Finland, the project was dropped.

  The SMK's armament was a short 76.2 mm gun in the upper centrally placed turret and a 45 mm weapon in the forward turre