This is a plastic model kit of the 1/35 Scale United States Medium Tank M4A3 Sherman 105mm Howitzer (Assault Support) from Tamiya. Suitable for Modelers Age 10 and Older.
The main tank of the US Army during WWII was the M4 Sherman. Now the M4A3 Sherman equipped with the large 105mm Howitzer is available from Tamiya.
This tank model uses poly-caps for the raising and lowering of the gun. Gunners hatch and machine gun clamp are included as separately molded parts. Realistic tank tracks come with rubber pads (paintable) for enhanced authenticity. Three infantry figures from the Ardennes battlefields and the tank commander figure bring a "midst of battle" atmosphere to the kit. Ammunition boxes and ration cases are also included to enhance detail. Decals are included to recreate one of three tank types. Recommended paints: TS-5 Olive Drab. This exciting kit is sure to be a welcomed addition to any of the U.S. Army vehicles in Tamiyas extensive 1/35 scale MM collection.
- Highly accurate static display model.
- Each piece is molded with realistic characteristics.
- Realistically reproduced turret and turret parts.
- Open or closed hatches for turret and hull.
- Four lifelike figures.
- Various accessories are provided such as: shovels, rifles, knives, helmets, gun holsters, water canteens, pouches, grenades, type K rations, ammunition cases, oil cans, Jerry cans, machine gun tripod and more.
- Continuous rubber-like tracks.
- Three types of decals provided: H Co., 69th Tank Bttn., 6th Armored Div. December 1944 Ardenne H Co., 756th Tank Bttn., February 1944
- Germany 48th Tank Bttn., 14th Armored Div., 7th Army January 1945 France.
- Detailed pictorial instructions.
- Length: 6-1/2" (16.4cm)
- Width: 3" (7.6cm)
- Scale: 1:35
One M4A3 Sherman Tank 105mm Howitzer
Requirements & Suggestions
- Plastic cement or glue
- Paint (TAMIYA: Olive Drab, White, Red, Gun Metal, Semi Gloss Black, Flat Black, Flat Brown, Flat Flesh, Khaki, Khaki Drab, Flat Earth, Buff, Desert Yellow, Dark Yellow, Red Brown)
- Modeling Knife
- Side Cutters
Keep away from children under 3 years of age due to choking hazard.
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