The ISU-152 was armed with the same gun as the SU-152, but it used the hull of the IS-1 tank instead of the KV-1S. Later in the war the ISU-152 was further improved. It used the hull of the IS-2 or IS-2 model 1944 tank, the armour of the mantlet was increased, the gun was replaced by newer...read more

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Nicholas Moran examines the famous Soviet ISU-152 tank destroyer. In Part 1, How does it differ from the SU-152? What's common between the ISU-152 and some German vehicles? And why should the external fuel tanks not be considered a weakness? In Part 2, he'll look inside the famous vehicle. How...read more

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 Lieutenant) July 28, 2016

Only a World War II era armoured can start like this after being abandoned after so many years! I'm really impressed to see that after starting it was not smoking much and still be steerable with the clutch still working!!! Gosh I envy those guys that can take it home! 

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 Lieutenant) April 11, 2016

In Alexeyevka, Belgorod Oblast, Russia, on public display, there is an old ISU-152 Tank Destroyer. Around mid-1943 the Soviet army had the assault gun SU-152. It was a mounted ML-20 152mm howitzer-gun fixed on top of a KV-1S tank chassis. It was intended for use against German fortifications...read more

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