2 likes. [2] For that purpose, it was equipped with two kinds of wheels: flanged steel wheels for railroad use, and solid rubber tires for roads. Type 93 So-Mo Rail Car / Type 2593 Armored car model (1933) "Sumida" This vehicle was used extensively in China and was specially designed to run either on railway lines or hard roads. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab The Type 93 was basically an armored body wrapped around a Ford truck chassis. [7], Taki's Imperial Japanese Army: Type 93 Armored Car, Taki's Imperial Japanese Army Page - Akira Takizawa, wwiivehicles: Japan's Sumida Type 2593 (Type 93) armored cars, Type 94 Disinfecting and Gas Scattering Vehicle, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Type_93_Armoured_Car&oldid=994880162, Military vehicles introduced in the 1930s, Short description is different from Wikidata, Articles containing Japanese-language text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 18 December 2020, at 00:48. Description. Its anti-aircraft machine-gun mount could be stowed inside the top turret. The Type 93 was basically an armored body wrapped around a Ford truck chassis. Kit 72018 - Nahuel DL43 - (Jaguar) Kit 72019 - Type 89B medium tank (standard type) Kit … Type 92 Osaka; To add to the confusion, the fully tracked Type 92 Jyu-Sokosha tankette was titled as a “Heavy Armoured Car” by the Japanese. The Type 93 was specifically designed to be operated on rail or roads. The IJN armored car. ... Sumida/Isuzu Type 93 car on the right. Autoblinda 40/41 (AB 40/41) Armored Car. It had a crew of 4-6 a main armament of 1x 7.7mm Vickers Mk I Medium Machine Gun and a secondary armament of 4x 6.5mm Type 91 Machine Guns or Nambu Type 11 machine guns. The Type 92 Heavy Armored Automobile (not to be confused with the tank-like Type 92 "Vehicle"), later the Naval Type 93 Armored Car, (also known as “Kokusan” literally “Country-built”, so the name is dubious) was one of several armored cars built on some form of 6-wheel truck chassis. Type 93 So-Mo Rail Car / Type 2593 Armored car model (1933) "Sumida" This vehicle was used extensively in China and was specially designed to run either on railway lines or hard roads. Type 92 Chiyoda; Type 93 So-Mo ( known for its dual road/railway use) Type 93 Kokusan (a six wheeled A/C used by the Japanese naval landing force, it carried upwards to 5 machine guns) Type 92 Hokoku-Go, a.k.a. You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post. The vehicle was considered a superior design to the Chiyoda armored car. Στρατιωτικά Όπλα Εικόνες Taki. The chassis retained the truck's 6x6 wheel arrangement across three axles (one forward, two aft) with the rear axle pairing set to counter the sheer weight of armoring and machine guns installed. Very few vehicles were produced, with sources suggesting numbers between three and five. A Type 93 Armoured Car of the Special Naval Landing Forces (SNLF). Type 93 Armoured Car. This means that all responses written here must be relevant to the talk page related article and generally should be focused on improving said article. 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