Sturmgeschütz IV Sd Kfz 163
(Storm or Assault gun)

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Crew: 4
Combat weight: 23 tons
Length: 602 cm
Width: 318 cm
Height: 186 cm
Top Speed: 24 mph (road), 15 mph (cross country)
Armament: 7.5 cm StuK 40 L/48
Ammunition: 63 rounds
Armor: 85 mm maximum; 10 mm minimum

Production begun: December, 1943
Units produced: approx. 1000

[All information above is from either the Tamiya instructions that accompanied the kit or from:
von Senger und Etterlin, F. M. German Tanks of World War II.  New York City: Galahad Books, 1969]

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