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Tell that to the first few pages of posters in this thread. ^^
That said, you're right, the thread's about armoured fighting vehicles - tanks in particular. Like this proud ol' blighter.
It's advancing through it's own gunsmoke. Mark-series tanks were using naval cannons; the powder used in navy shells was (is still, i think) very smokey.
Originally Posted by william_mccuan
I know there is a crude joke, or two, in this pic....
Christ those things are obscure. See if anyone can guess it: Tip being yeah, that's red square in Moscow. AFAIK they made one appearance, were NOT mockups, and promptly vanished into history. Who can guess 'em?
That's an Erkanoplane - specifically, i believe that one to be the Caspian Sea Monster!
It's for moving stuff (lots of it!), and for killing these...
which never stood much chance against this...
Until they broke down and were left like this...
Which happened a lot.
Ferdinands were nigh impervious to anti-tank fire and lethal against T34s out to 3 kilometers (very long range in a tank battle)... they were not however impervious to rushed design and the limits of 1940s wartime engineering.