Long time no see, comrades! So,brace yourselves for a fresh portion of morbid projects of soviet citizens!
And the first one is...
Middle East Republican Mortar Automobile Armoured Corps
This project came from Leningrad, and there are two pecularities: first, the concept was to assemble a highly mobile unit armed with self-propelled mortar on ZiS-101 chassis:…Continue
Added by Komissar Hass on June 7, 2012 at 7:12am — No Comments
Sorry for the delay, I was rather busy this week. Let's begin.
"High-speed battlewagon Fighting Vehicle was designed by military engineer 3rd rank from Tambov. Essentially, it was a hover battle troop carrier, 14,5 tons, 6850 hp engine and maximum speed of...350 km/h!
Here's the drawing:…Continue
First part of our journey through extreme armoured warmachines projects by soviet citizens was a success, as I see it, so we continue our path through the marvels gathered by Yuri Pasholok in the depths of Defence Ministry Central Archives.
This one rolled-in from the Kanash town. The basic ideas are:
A big sphere made of thick armour, with a…Continue
I begin a series of articles on the projects, that were proposed by people throughout Soviet Union during the Great Patriotic War as their efforts to maximize the power of Red Army in order to defeat Nazi invaders. Most of these are stored in the Russian Ministry of Defence Central Archives, so my creativity will be limited by authentic information. Many thanks and credits go to Yuri Pasholok,…Continue