Which T-72 model to use

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Which T-72 model to use

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As I slowly slide back into micro-armour, I am looking to get some Cold War games in, circa 1984.

I am a bit confused about which T-72 pack to use. Reactive armor is out I think, which reduces the selection greatly. But there are two T-72 contenders in GHQ's line-up: W81 T-72M1 and W28 T-74

Which one of these will work for my needs?
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All mine are the T-72 (W81)
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All mine are T72s, no add-on armor because that was all that was available wen I bought them... So long ago. Soviet MRR tank battalions still had 40 tanks back then. (Mine still do)
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The T-72M1 is the export variant, so you're actually better off with the T-74 which is a T-72A. Unless you're doing Poles or Czechs when T-72M1 is appropriate.
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The T-72M1 version looks more detailed than the T-74 version to me, but my T-72s are an older casting that do not look like either. Go with what appeals to you. You have to paint them after all.

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Re: Which T-72 model to use

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Thank you everyone for the quick replies!

I imagine that I will get some of each pack, just to make certain...
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