T-62 Assembly (TSBX19)

T-62 Assembly Guide (TSBX19)

Assembly guide on how to assemble your T-62 or T-62M Tanks.

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T-62 Assembly (TSBX19)

Assembling the T-62
Step 1. Begin assembly of your T-62 by glueing the Left and Right side tracks on the hull. Note there are grooves to guide your placement. Below: The Tracks in place on the hull.
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Step 2. Next Attach the back plate to the hull. Below: The back plate in place.
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Step 3. Glue the upper hull plate onto the lower hull.
Step 4. Now attach the turret plate to the upper hull. Note the orientation with raised side facing upwards. Step 5. Now attach the unditching log to the back plate. The log has indents to help you place it  on the seond row of mounts from the top.
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Step 6. With the unditching log in place you can now place the fuel tank on the top row of hooks.

Note that at this point the T-62 and T-62M start to diverge. Make sure you scroll down to the version you wish to make before continuing

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Step 7. Attach the front plate of the T-62. Note that the T-62 has a flatter plate than the T-62M and the T-62 version is shown below.

Step 8. Attach the right hand Side Skirt to the hull. These side skirts are optional for the Iranian and Iraqi T-62.

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Step 9. Now attach the left hand Side Skirt. Below: The T-62 hull with side skirts now in place. 
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Step 10. Glue the turret hull to the bottom plate. Note that the slot at the back and the correct orientation of the lower plate Step 11. Now attach the main gun to the front of the turret.
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Below: The main gun in place. Step 12. Next, glue the machine gun into the slot on top of the turret. Step 12a Optional. If you are wanting to place a tank comander in the open hatch you can place the tank comander in the open hatch.
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Step 13. Glue in your choice of cupola. Below: The closed hatch in place.
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Step 14. Glue the snorkel on the back of the turret in the slots shown below. Step 15. Next place the infrared search light on the turret.
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Below: The T-62 Turret is now complete. Simply attach the turret peg underneath to finish Below: A finished T-62 ready for painting. 
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T-62 Assembly (TSBX19)
Assembling the T-62M
Step 1. Begin assembly of your T-62M by glueing the Left and Right side tracks on the hull. Note there are grooves to guide your placement. Below: The Tracks in place on the hull.
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Step 2. Next Attach the back plate to the hull. Below: The back plate in place.
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Step 3. Glue the upper hull plate onto the lower hull.
Step 4. Now attach the turret plate to the upper hull. Note the orientation with raised side facing upwards. Step 5. Now attach the unditching log to the back plate. The log has indents to help you place it  on the seond row of mounts from the top.
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Step 6. With the unditching log in place you can now place the fuel tank on the top row of mounts.

Note that at this point the T-62 and T-62M start to diverge. Make sure you are following the correct version of the tank you wish to make before continuing

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Step 7. Attach the front plate of the T-62M. Note that the T-62M has a fatter front plate than the T-62.

Step 8. Attach the right hand Side Skirt to the hull.

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Step 9. Now attach the left hand Side Skirt. Below: The completed T-62M hull with side skirts now in place. 
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Step 10. Glue the turret hull to the bottom plate. Note that the slot at the back and the correct orientation of the lower plate Step 11. Now attach the main gun to the front of the turret.
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Below: The main gun in place. Step 12. Next, glue the machine gun into the slot on top of the turret. Step 12a Optional. If you are wanting to place a tank comander in the open hatch you can place the tank comander in the open hatch.
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Step 13. Glue in your choice of cupola. Below: The closed hatch in place.
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Step 14. Glue the snorkel on the back of the turret in the slots shown below. Step 15. Next place the infrared search light on the turret.
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Step 16. Glue smoke discharger to right side of the turret hull. Step 15. Now attach the laser range finder to the top of the main gun. Below: The T-62M Turret is now complete. Simply attach the turret peg underneath to finish
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Below: A finished T-62M ready for painting.
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