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OTH-132 The IS tanks in the battles book

Tankomaster Special Series Books OTH-132 The IS tanks in the battles book
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OTH-132 The IS tanks in the battles book

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The heavy IS tank that was created during the pick of the tank battles made its own progress into the crushing defeat of the German Army. Starting from February, 1944 there was no one of the attack operations those formidable vehicles don't took part in.
During the year and a half of a war heavy ISes gained the glory of the most formidable tank of the Second World war.
The experience of their creation and production was assumed as a base for the design and manufacturing of the heavy tanks during the post-war years. The vehicle was adopted by Soviet Army until the beginning of 1960's.
Besides the Red Army those tanks were adopted by the Poland Army during the years of WW2. And in the post-war period they were adopted by Czechoslovak, Chinese, Vietnam, Korean and Cuban Armies as well. At present time a significant quantity of those combat vehicles still ex ISted as the monuments and museum exhibits. Many of them were multiple repaired and modernized. As a result of them the tanks outwards were changed. As a rule the ball embrasure of the stern turret machine gun was welded, the ca ISsons for ZIP (spares, tool kit and implements) appeared above the caterpillar shelves, the front and rear wings were taken from IS-3M. On the stern there were the holders welded to the additional fuel tanks.
You can get acquainted with the IS-2 tank in the Moscow overskirts Kubinka. There the worn Ural Athlete IS stored on the territory of the Military and H IStorical museum IS stored.

Content
The general overview
The body
The turret
The armament
The power-plant
Transm ISsion
The chass IS
The electric equipment
The communication facilities
The military properties of the IS tanks
The weapon power
The protectability
The mobility
The military application of IS tanks during the years of Great Patriotic war
Conclusion
78 pages, 155 photos, 10 schemes

1. The IS tank
2. The third variant of IS-122 tank, Korsun'-Shevchenkovskiy town (it was modernized after the war)
3. The fifth variant of IS-2 at the Zhukovskiy airdrome in 1998
4. The IS-2 tanks with the landing forces during the attack. The Baltic Republics, August of 1944
5. The IS-2 tanks with the landing forces during the attack. The Baltic Republics, August of 1944
6. The IS-122 tank of the 71st OGvTTP on the Sandomirovskiy bridgehead
7. The IS-122 tank of the 27th OGvTTP in Vyborg. June,1944
8. The IS-122 tank of the 27th OGvTTP in Vyborg. June,1944
9. IS-2 and ISU-152 at the attack operation. Germany, March 1945
10. The IS-2 tanks in the Eastern Pomeranian d IStrict. The 1st Byelorussian front, March 1945
11. The IS-2 tanks of the 7th OGvTTBr at the Berlin streets. April of 1945
12. The IS-2 and IS-152 tanks during the assault of Berlin. April, 1945
13. The column of C-2 tanks in Berlin. April of 1945
14. The IS-2 tanks on Gorkogo street before the Victory parade. Moscow, June 24, 1945
15. The IS-2 tanks on Gorkogo street before the Victory parade. Moscow, June 24, 1945
16. The IS tanks on the Berlin streets. April,1945
17. The IS tanks on the Berlin streets. April,1945
18. The IS-2 tank with the UZTM armored body in the "bins" of the Military-H IStorical museum of the armored armament and technics