Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther 

Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther

How to assemble the Hummel/ Hornisse

The components used to construct the Panther can be seen highlighted below. The parts highlighted in green are required to build the vehicle correctly while the parts highlighted in red are optional and can be used to add some modelling variety.
Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther
Step 1. Attach the left side track to the lower hull. Step 2. Attach the right side track to the hull. Below: The left and right side tracks in place
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Step 3. Now attach the exhausts to the back armour plate in the slot shown below.
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Step 4. Now attach the top armour to the main hull.. Step 5. Glue the Machine-gun in the slot below.
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Step 6. Now attach the rear armour plate to the main hull. Note the alignment and correct position at the rear.

Step 7 (optional). Now glue the side skirts to the main hull. Note that there are guides to help you place and attach them above the tracks.

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Below: The side skirts in place on the main hull of the Panther (Late). Step 8. Glue the gun cleaning tube to the main hull.
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Step 9. We will now build the turret.Glue the bottom turret hull to the upper turret hull. Note the correct orientation of the two peices. Step 10. Now attach the Turret hatch to the top of the turret. Or leave it open for a tank commander.
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Step 11. Attach the gun mount and armor to the turret Step 12. Attach the gun barrel to the gun mount.
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Below: The fully built Panther (Late) turret.

Below: The fully assemlbed Panther (Late) tank.

 Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther
The components used to construct the Panther can be seen highlighted below. The parts highlighted in green are required to build the vehicle correctly while the parts highlighted in red are optional and can be used to add some modelling variety.
Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther
Step 1. Attach the left side track to the lower hull. Step 2. Attach the right side track to the hull. Below: The left and right side tracks in place
Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther
Step 3. Now attach the exhausts to the back armour plate in the slot shown below.
Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther
Step 4. Next we will have to build the top armour. Before attaching this to the main hull first glue the gun mount in the slot shown below. Note the oreintation of round slot that will eventually hold the the main gun..
Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther
Step 5. Now attach the top armour assembly the main hull. Note the correct alignment of gun mount and hull.
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Step 6. The side skirts in place on the main hull of the Panther (Late). Step 7. Glue the machine-gun to the main hull.
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Step 8. Now attach the tank crew hatches to the hull. Note that you can leave the commander hatch open and add a tank commander instead. Below: The full assembled Jagpanther
Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther Assembling The Panther (Late) / Jagpanther


Last Updated On Thursday, June 9, 2022 by Luke at Battlefront