Welcome to the fifty-sixth episode of The Two Tankers And a Cat Podcast!  In this episode of our podcast we talk about the French AMX-30 main battle tank that was in service between 1965 and 2011.  Charlie calls the AMX-30 tank one of the sexiest tanks he has ever saw, and I will have to agree.  Tune in to this episode of the podcast to hear us talk about the AMX-30's combat history, and could it still be used by countries today?  Go to our website to learn how to leave us a voicemail that we will play on the next episode of the podcast! 

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Russel & Charlie

Welcome to the 55th Episode of The Two Tankers And A Cat Podcast!  In this episode of our podcast we talk about German Super-Heavy tanks that Adolf Hitler wanted built before World War II ended.  The Panzerkampfwagen VIII Maus was the heaviest fully enclosed armoured fighting vehicle ever built.  The Landkreuzer P.1000 Ratte was a design for a 1000 ton tank for use by Germany during World War II.  This project was cancelled before the war ended.  Please send us your suggestions for future episodes of the podcast at twotankersandcat@gmail.com

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Russel & Charlie

Welcome to the 54th Episode of The Two Tankers and A Cat Podcast!  We turn tables in this episode and talk about a tank buster aircraft used during World War II.  The German Junkers JU87 G-1 tank buster aircraft was an enemy of tanks during World War II.  Our second point of this episode covers how the Junkers influenced the development of the American A-10 Thunderbolt tank killing jet aircraft!  Like always, we want to hear from our listeners.  You can contact us through our Facebook page or email us at twotankersandcat@gmail.com  Don't forget to leave us a voicemail by using the instructions on the front page of our website www.twotankersandcat.com 

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Russel & Charlie

Welcome to the 53rd Episode of The Two Tankers and A Cat Podcast!  In this episode we talk about the Russian T-14 Armata next generation main battle tank and when will we start seeing these tanks in Russia.   The Russian Army initially planned to acquire 2,300 T-14s between 2015 and 2020. Production and fiscal shortfalls delayed this to 2025, and then to the cancellation of the main production run.  We also talk about the 107th Panzer Brigade after Charlie learns this brigade was portrayed in the Band of Brothers documentary.  We always welcome your comments and suggestions.  Find us on Facebook or email us at twotankersandcat@gmail.com

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As Always Happy Tanking and Have A Great Week!

 

Russel & Charlie

Welcome to the 52nd Episode of The Two Tankers and A Cat Podcast!  In this episode of our podcast we talk about the Australian Army’s M113A1 Fire Support vehicle.  We talked a little about this vehicle during our last episode when the Australians decided the Sheridan was not for them.  In the second half of this episode we talk about Australia’s and New Zealand’s involved in the Vietnam War during the Battle of Coral–Balmoral.  Keep all your great comments coming and please leave us a voice message on the front page of our website and we will include your message in a future episode of the podcast. 

 

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Charlie & Russel  

Welcome to the 51st Episode of The Two Tankers And A Cat Podcast!  We talk about American Government waste during the M551 Sheridan project and how many of them wound up in the bottom of the ocean as a barrier reef.  The second point of this episode of the podcast we talk about Operation Spring Awakening, a battle that occurred during World War II!  Send us a voice message with your comments, suggestions, or to just say hello! We will include your message in the next episode of our podcast. Your message can be up to 90 seconds long.

 
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Russel & Charlie

 

Welcome to the 50th Episode of The Two Tankers and A Cat Podcast!  Our 50th Episode of the is pretty special to us, since we have came a long ways from when we decided to undertake this endeavor.  In this episode we talk about our interest in tanks, some of the places we have been to see tanks in the United States, and where we plan to go to see more tanks in the future.  Our podcast continues to grow and we are excited to see where the next 50 episodes takes us.  Stay Tuned!

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Charlie & Russel

Welcome to the 49th Episode of The Two Tankers And A Cat Podcast!  In this episode of our podcast we talk in great length about the German World War II heavy tank, the Tiger II.  The much famed Tiger II did have a role for the German army during World War II, but it did have a few problems with production and the mechanics of the huge machine.  We also talk about the Tiger II heavy tank located in the United States that both of your podcast hosts have seen in person!  Keep the great comments and suggestions coming in and we will make sure you get a shout out in an upcoming episode! twotankersandcat@gmail.com

 

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Charlie & Russel 

Welcome to the 48th Episode of The Two Tankers and A Cat Podcast!  In This Episode We Cover The British Cruiser MK VIII Challenger Tank During World War II.  The Cruiser MK VIII Challenger tank mounted the  QF 17-pounder anti-tank gun on a chassis derived from the Cromwell tank to add anti-tank firepower to the cruiser tank units.  We also talk about the World War II German Tank Ace, Michael Wittmann!  We want your ideas for upcoming episodes and you can contact us at twotankersandcat@gmail.com or find us on FaceBook!

 

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Russel & Charlie

Welcome to our 47th Episode of The Two Tankers and A Cat A Podcast!  In this episode we discuss the Sherman Firefly tank and The United Kingdom's use of the seventeen pounder gun in that tank during World War II!  Also find out why the tank was named the Firefly!  We also talk about the Luckiest Man In The World, Douglas Kay.  Keep all the great comments and suggestions coming.  As always Happy Tanking, and Have a Great Week!

 

Russel & Charlie

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