We’ve recently released three different marks of Panther tank – more than enough for most wargamers. Not Warlord Games though – here’s our new Panther ausf A with zimmerit anti-magnetic mine paste. Doesn’t she look a beauty? Your army looks incomplete without at least one of these. This Panther has been coated with Zimmerit, a paste applied to the vehicle after production to add protection from magnetic mines. Ironically the Germans were the largest users of magnetic anti-tank mines and rarely fought against them. It has no anti-magnetic properties of its own but covers the metal of the tank and so doesn’t allow magnetic mines to gain purchase.
New Bolt Action Panther in zimmerit
Warlord Games have added a 1:56 scale German Panther in zimmerit to their Bolt Action WWII miniature range. From their announcement: