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1/48 Military Miniature Series No.23 (ITEM 32523)




Overall length: 119mm, Image shows fully painted and assembled model


M4 Sherman's First Incarnation
The first M4 Sherman production model was designated the M4A1, and possessed a distinctively rounded cast hull. A total of 6,281 M4A1 tanks were produced between February 1942 and December 1943. Armed with a 75mm M3 cannon and powered by a 350hp Continental air-cooled R975-C1 radial gasoline engine, the M4A1 was capable of top speeds of 38.9km/h. Early versions had the M34 gun mount with narrow shield, while the 3-piece gear housing was changed to a 1-piece design in later production runs. Applique armor was often added to the upper hull and turret in order to improve protection. The M4A1 served with many armies on various fronts, including with the British 8th Army in North Africa, where it contributed to the victory at El Alamein.




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About the Model
1/48 detailed scale model of the M4A1 Sherman, featuring accurately reproduced cast upper hull and turret
Loads of optional parts include 3-piece or 1-piece bolted transmission housing, square or round air cleaners, early model drive sprocket wheel and narrow or wide gun shield allowing construction of any number of variant versions.
Includes optional auxiliary armor plating, often seen on later versions
Pre-coated die-cast lower hull for added weight and realism.
Comes with 3 sets of markings




Main colors used:TS-5 Olive Drab

Use With Accessory Sets to Build Dioramas


Brick Wall, Sand Bag & Barricade Set Item 32508

4 types of walls accurately reproducing bricks seen in Europe during WWII
2 types of sand bags to reproduce sand bags piled up or as individual pieces.
Reproduces a variety of barricades made from different material, including steel rails and wooden logs.



1/48 Road Sign Set Item 32509
This set includes a large selection of military and civilian signs found in Eastern and Western Europe during the WWII years. Signs have been meticulously researched and reproduced on high quality decals for the ultimate in historical accuracy. Set comes with a variety of telegraph poles, street lights, fences, posts and other scenery accessories to add detail and atmosphere to military dioramas*Click here for more information



1/48 Jerry Can Set Item 32510

Set includes both German and Allied jerry cans and fuel drums
Wide variety of uses including adding finishing touch to tanks and aircraft.
Bags and material carefully reproduced with detailing of creases and rolls.
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Other 1/48 MM Series Items click for more information

ITEM 32513
1/48 WWII U.S. Army Infantry G.I. Set

ITEM 32505
1/48 U.S. Medium Tank M4 Sherman Early Production

ITEM 32519
1/48 U.S. Tank Destroyer M10 Mid Production

ITEM 32518
1/48 German PanzerKampfwagen IV Ausf.J Sd.Kfz.161/2

ITEM 32520
1/48 German Panther Ausf.G


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