The M551 was in service with active units from 1968 to 1996, and saw action in the jungles of Vietnam.
About the Model
Includes parts depicting Vietnam War M551s such as large smoke dischargers and M113 gun shield.
Slide molding was used on various upper hull accessories for great detail with fuss-free assembly.
Drivers hatch is moveable
Can be assembled with hull front anti-RPG wire net and cupola gun shield
Includes 3 realistic figures in action pose (2 full body and one torso)
2 marking options available
152mm gun/launcher showcases rifling detail
Assembly type tracks feature one-piece straight sections
features instructions with engrossing additional text (in English, German, French and Japanese) based on correspondence with a U.S. commander who actually used an M551 during the Vietnam War