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Merkava MK4
About this creation
The Merkava is a main battle tank used by the Israel Defense Forces. The tank began development in 1973 and entered active service in 1978. Four main versions of the tank have been deployed. It was first used extensively in the 1982 Lebanon War. The "Merkava" name was derived from the IDF's initial development program name.

Unit cost $4.5 million
Armor Classified composite matrix of laminated ceramic-steel-nickel alloy. Sloped modular design.
Main armament 120 mm MG253 smoothbore gun, capable of firing LAHAT ATGM
Engine 1,500 hp (1,119 kW) turbocharged diesel engine
Power/weight 23 hp/ton
Payload capacity 48 rounds
Fuel capacity 1400 litres
Operational range 500 km (310 mi)
Speed 64 km/h (40 mph) on road
55 km/h (34 mph) off road



Merkava really doesn't have the lights like this in the back so if you don't want these lights, just remove them. I just made them for fun

Emergency exit.




Thanks for watching!!!


Building instructions
Download building instructions (LEGO Digital Designer)

Comments

 I like it 
  October 7, 2013
Hi, i like this one too. the ldd with the "contact my e mail" is a good idea and i hope that you can send me the instructions to build this tank. Thanks
 I like it 
  November 5, 2012
Hey, that's a very simple, yet very good looking model. Can I have the building instructions, please? What you posted says contact my email, but without an address...thanks maloushock@yahoo.co.uk
 I like it 
  August 15, 2012
Yup don't forget about the secret escape hatch just incase your tank is about to bloww upp, he he he.
 I like it 
  May 18, 2012
Awesome! Quite accurate looking and with great details :-)
 I like it 
  January 22, 2012
You really have too much time on your hands.
 I like it 
  January 22, 2012
It looks great. You got the turrets curves just right.
 I made it 
  January 22, 2012
You guys can check out my newest WWII creations, they'll blow this thing away. ^^
 I like it 
  January 22, 2012
Good work
 I like it 
  January 22, 2012
Good work
 I like it 
  January 22, 2012
great tank
 I like it 
  January 22, 2012
That's a fantastic one!
 
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