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Andy’s Hobby Headquarters AHHQ006 1/16 M10 Tank Destroyer

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AHHQ006 – US M10 TANK DESTROYER
1/16 scale

THE M10 TANK DESTROYER WAS AN AMERICAN TANK DESTROYER OF WORLD WAR II. AFTER US ENTRY INTO WORLD WAR II AND THE FORMATION OF THE TANK DESTROYER FORCE, A SUITABLE VEHICLE WAS NEEDED TO EQUIP THE NEW BATTALIONS. BY NOVEMBER 1941, THE ARMY REQUESTED A VEHICLE WITH A GUN IN A FULLY ROTATING TURRET AFTER OTHER INTERIM MODELS WERE CRITICIZED FOR BEING TOO POORLY DESIGNED. THE PROTOTYPE OF THE M10 WAS CONCEIVED IN EARLY 1942 AND DELIVERED IN APRIL THAT YEAR. AFTER APPROPRIATE CHANGES TO THE HULL AND TURRET WERE MADE, THE MODIFIED VERSION WAS SELECTED FOR PRODUCTION IN JUNE 1942 AS THE 3-INCH GUN MOTOR CARRIAGE M10 (OR M10 GMC). IT MOUNTED A 3-INCH (76.2 MM) GUN M7 IN A ROTATING TURRET ON A MODIFIED M4 SHERMAN TANK (THE M4A2 PRODUCTION VARIANT) CHASSIS.
KIT FEATURES:

Highly detailed plastic model.

Features Include:

  • Full body figure

  • Metal barrel

  • Individual track links- T51 type tracks

  • Workable suspension

  • Detailed gun breech and fighting Compartment

SKU: AHHQ-006 Categories: , ,