U.S. M1A1/A2 Abrams Operation Iraqi Freedom model kit 1/35Tamiya
The M1 Abrams, officially commissioned by the US military in 1980, was designed totally different from previous post-WWII US military tanks. Although fitted with the same 105mm cannon as the M60, the M1 was powered by a gas turbine engine and was fitted with spaced armor.
Every characteristic of the actual M1A2 such as the Commander's Independent Thermal Viewer (CITV) and a new style vision block have been accurately reproduced. Parts for replication of M1A2 and M1A1HA are provided. Modified T-158 belt tracks Clear parts for headlights, tail lights and vision block. Missile Counter Measures Device (MCD), smoke discharger and float brackets also included to allow reproduction of Marine Corps version. Combat Identification Panels (CIP), M2 machine gun, and Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) accessories included. Comes with Commander and loader half body figures Decals for 4 desert vehicles and one NATO vehicle are provided.