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Bernardini S/A Indústria e Comércio, Ipiranga, São Paulo, São Paulo State, Brazil

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Location Category ID: 37580
Added to Database: 11 September 2011
Last Edited: 12 October 2011
Address: Rua Hipólito Soares 79, São Paulo 04201
Telephone: +55 (11) 274 80 33
Email: [at] (Replace [at] with @)
Opening Times:
Official Website:
Other Links: Bernardini PDF
M41 in Brazilian Army PDF
Army Guide
Latitude, Longitude: -23.5702907 , -46.60744786
Location Accuracy: 6
Tanks Previously Here: Models of tank built here:
1: X1 Light Tank (Rebuild from M3)
2: X1A1 Light Tank (Rebuild from M3)
3: X1A2 Light Tank (Rebuild from M3)
4: XLF Armoured Launch Vehicle (Rebuild from X1)
5: M41B Light Tank (Upgrade from M41)
6: M41C Light Tank (Upgrade from M41)

The Bernardini S/A Industria e Comercio (Bernardini Industrial and Commerce Company) of Sao Paulo, Brazil, was originally a safe manufacturer which operated from 1912 to 1992. During its later years it branched out into vehicle production; products included the X1 light tank, MB-3 Tamoyo tank and the Xingu BT25 and BT50 wheeled vehicles. (Source: Wikipedia).

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“Partial view of the premises of Bernardini in Sao Paulo - note the M-41 C in the final stages of completion”, photo Bernardini Company, caption from
1: “Partial view of the premises of Bernardini in Sao Paulo...

Taken: 1985 (Estimated)
Contributor: CRFU
Location Photo ID: 523
Added: 11 September 2011
Views: 275
Has Priority: 0