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Stars of Sandstone

It is apparent everywhere you look on the sprawling Sandstone Estate that the owners are striving for excellence. From the carefully tended lawns, well designed layout of buildings and storage sheds, and vast collection of steam driven and military machinery, the passion of owner Wilfred Mole shines through. The annual Sandstone Heritage Trust show held in May this year made a point of showcasing the Trust’s large serviceable collection of Military vehicles and equipment. Set amongst the picturesque Maluti Mountains of the Eastern Free State, this working farm boasts 26km of 2ft narrow gauge track on which a variety of

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SHERMAN up close

The M4A3 tanks evolved with all the improvements introduced throughout the production of the M4 series. Larger hatches for the driver and co-driver, and a hatch for the loader in the turret roof facilitated a quicker exit in an emergency. Wet stowage for the ammunition in the lower hull protected the propellant against ignition from a penetration. The glacis plate was now a simplified single rolled homogenous armour plate. The new turret casting had thicker armour ahead of the gunner and the radio bustle was raised for clearance of the new hull hatches.

Production of the M4A3 75 (W) began

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Armour — a way to success

The latest anti-aircraft missile and gun complexes securely closed down by cruise missiles and enemy aircraft.

Created of "Instrument Design Bureau" (CPP), part of the holding of "NGO" High-complexes ", a unique anti-aircraft missile and gun system" Armour "has occupied an important place in the system of aerospace defense weapons teams. Will it protect and combined arms team. In addition, the possibility of placing ZRPK on Navy ships. The success of the "shell" that comes not only in the Russian Armed Forces, but also in the army a number of countries in the world, driven by a

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The development of a new generation of ZRPK Armour

Anti-aircraft missile and gun system "shell" of a new generation release in 2017, the general director of "High-precision complex" Alexander Denisov. 

"I think that in three years will be a whole new" Armour "with brand new features, far exceeding the existing" — Denisov told reporters on Wednesday. Alexander Denisov also noted that, at its base will be set up changes for all branches of the Armed Forces.

Responding to a question, behind or ahead of the holding of foreign competitors, Denisov said that the unique anti-aircraft missile and gun

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The development of a ZRPK Shell of a new generation

Anti-aircraft missile and gun system "shell" of a new generation release in 2017, the general director of "High-precision complex" Alexander Denisov. 

"I think that in three years will be a whole new" Armour "with brand new features, far exceeding the existing" — Denisov told reporters on Wednesday. Alexander Denisov also noted that, at its base will be set up changes for all branches of the Armed Forces.

Responding to a question, behind or ahead of the holding of foreign competitors, Denisov said that the unique anti-aircraft missile and gun

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