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SD.KFZ 251/1 Ausf.C - Half-track

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Included Formats
Cinema 4D 9.5 Advanced Render 9.5
Lightwave 6 Other 6
3DS
OBJ
3D Model Specifications
Product ID:726146
Published:
Geometry:Polygonal
Polygons:0
Vertices:0
Textures:Yes
Materials:Yes
Rigged:No
Animated:No
UV Mapped:Yes
Unwrapped UVs:Mixed
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Description
SD.KFZ.250/1 Ausf.C - Half-truck armored personnel carrier.

Originally modelled in cinema4D 9.5. Detailed enough for close-up renders. The zip-file contains bodypaint textures and standard materials.

- No cleaning up necessary, just drop your models into the scene and start rendering.
- No special plugin needed to open scene.
- Phong shading interpolation / Smoothing - 35°

- c4d
- Polygones - 338903   Vertices - 241626 - 140 Objects - 11 textures
- lwo
- Polygones - 338901   Vertices - 241623 - 8 Objects - 11 textures
- 3ds
- Polygones - 445628   Vertices - 479670 - 11 Objects - 11 textures
- obj
- Polygones - 338902   Vertices - 241623 - 7 Objects - 11 textures

The Sd.Kfz. 251 half-track was an armored fighting vehicle designed and first built by the Hanomag company during World War II. There were four main model modifications (Ausführung A through D), which formed the basis for at least 22 variants.
The initial idea was for a vehicle that could be used to transport a single squad of panzergrenadiers to the battlefield protected from enemy small arms fire, and with some protection from artillery fire.
The first two models were produced in small numbers from 1939. A and B models can be identified by the structure of the nose armor, which comprised two trapezoids - the lower of which had a cooling hatch. The B model, which began production in 1940, eliminated the fighting compartment's side vision slits. The C model, which started production in mid-1940, featured a simplified hexagonal-shaped forward armoured plate for the engine. Models A through C had rear doors that bulged out. The C model had a large production run, but was quite complex to build, involving many angled plates that gave reasonable protection from small arms fire. From early 1943, the D model was developed with the purpose of halving the number of angled body plates, simplifying the design and thus speeding up the production. D models can be easily recognized by their single piece sloping rear (with flat doors).
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