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GR’s weekend giveaway: RC battle tank that shoots BBs

This week, we’d like to say “tanks” to our regular readers with this excellent RC battle tank. As you can see, this 1/16 scale replica of a Russian KV-1 isn’t just some cheap toy. It’s an incredibly expensive and dangerous toy!  Look at the detailed craftsmanship, admire the moveable turret, and check out those treads. This RC tank is the real deal – and even fires BB pellets. Just make sure to be careful when firing, those beads will bounce and ricochet all over the place.


Above: This remote controlled Russian KV-1 also shoots BB pellets. Be careful when firing


Above: A closer look at the tank, which was provided to us from Wargaming.net, developers of the tank-tacular MMO World of Tanks 

To enter, just leave a comment on this article by 9:00 am (Pacific Time) on Monday, June 27. You can read our official contest rules here. US and Canada residents only please. Our apologies to readers from other countries.

The winner will be selected at random and can expect to receive a PM from one of our administrators early next week. Don’t forget to check your inbox on the site to see if you’ve won!

Good luck!

Jun 25, 2011

PS
For another chance to win this tank-tacular RC engine of destruction, listen to TalkRadar Episode 160!

423 comments

  • Benlovestanks - July 26, 2014 12:23 a.m.

    I really REALLY need this tank to shoot my four brothers when they come into my room without asking and when they annoy me! Please this my first giveaway and I want it to be a Lucky one please GR please!
  • Benlovestanks - July 26, 2014 12:11 a.m.

    Do any of you know how much the tank costs
  • willheuer - June 28, 2011 7:12 p.m.

    I need this to fill up my free time while i wait for my 360 to cool down.
  • tylerboyd - June 27, 2011 4:07 p.m.

    looks badass I'd chase my roomates around with it
  • revrock - June 27, 2011 3:49 p.m.

    a winrar is me? "vingessi armies" was my re captcha,I will lead them with this tank
  • ConorMDR203 - June 27, 2011 2:55 p.m.

    Out of all the tanks in the world, I want this one.
  • Kibosh - June 27, 2011 2:45 p.m.

    Love the tank. always love the tank
  • Valmorification - June 27, 2011 2:24 p.m.

    I want this please, I collect tanks, from models to RC, and I would like to have it to my collection. Please GR !
  • thenebulousmind - June 27, 2011 9:27 a.m.

    Ah, sweet! This tank looks friggen awesome. My brother would love this thing.
  • evilgoat420 - June 27, 2011 7:15 a.m.

    Neat!
  • foxyexplosion - June 27, 2011 6:46 a.m.

    I hope it can break skin!
  • Ptero - June 27, 2011 4:37 a.m.

    I have full confidence that I will best the other 400+ commenters for the ownership of this RC tank.
  • BlinkyGhost - June 27, 2011 4:28 a.m.

    I would love that tank, my housemates would lose their minds!
  • drewcconley - June 27, 2011 4 a.m.

    With this and the Black Ops RC car in my arsenal, I'll be unstoppable ;)
  • oldfuddyduddy - June 27, 2011 3:32 a.m.

    I WANT IT!
  • chinchilla - June 27, 2011 3:30 a.m.

    BOOM HEADSHOT
  • daverich - June 27, 2011 2:35 a.m.

    That tank is sweet!
  • Wallywarp - June 27, 2011 2:02 a.m.

    That actually looks ridiculous, I'd strap a video camera on that bad boy then go to town.
  • Jedipimp0712 - June 27, 2011 1:56 a.m.

    thats pretty cool, my grandpa had a children's toy from the early 20's (maybe even earlier) that was a small cannon from the civil war. it was about a foot long from the barrel to the base, and about 6 inches wide from wheel to wheel and shot .50 caliber miniballs (what you would shoot out of a muzzle loader) can you swap the barrel at all to make something like that happen? :)
  • Thundercleese - June 27, 2011 1:43 a.m.

    Must have

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