Rubicon Models

Willys Mb ¼ Ton 4X4 Truck - Commonwealth 280050 1/56

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Please note this product has a slightly longer dispatch time. It will be dispatched in 2-4 working days.

The M3A1 Half-Track model kit from Rubicon Models offers a detailed and historically accurate representation of this iconic World War II vehicle. Below is an overview highlighting its features, historical context, and details of the model kit itself.

Historical Background
Role and Significance: The M3A1 Half-Track played a crucial role in World War II, serving primarily as a personnel carrier and providing mobility for troops and supplies across varied terrain.
Design and Development: Developed from the earlier M2 Half-Track, the M3 series incorporated improvements such as a longer body to accommodate more troops and enhanced armor protection.
Deployment: Used extensively by Allied forces, the M3A1 saw action in multiple theaters of war, providing essential support and transportation capabilities.
Product Features
Scale: 1/56 (28mm)
Components: The kit includes detailed plastic parts necessary for assembly.
Optional Features:
Variants: Represents different configurations and optional accessories typical of the M3A1, allowing for customization.
Armament Options: Options for various armament configurations, reflecting different operational roles and mission requirements.
Interior Detail: Detailed chassis and interior components, offering realism and depth to the model.
Exterior Features: Accurate depiction of external fittings, tools, and other characteristic elements of the M3A1 Half-Track.
Build and Customization
Assembly: Requires assembly using ABS cement for secure attachment of parts.
Painting and Detailing: Suitable for modelers and hobbyists interested in realistic painting and weathering techniques to enhance authenticity.
Versatility: Ideal for dioramas, historical displays, and tabletop gaming scenarios involving World War II military themes.

The Rubicon Models M3A1 Half-Track model kit is designed for enthusiasts and collectors interested in World War II military history and modeling. With its detailed components, options for customization, and historical accuracy, it offers a comprehensive and engaging modeling experience.

Postage & Returns

Orders made before 2PM Mon-Fri will be posted same day. Orders made outside of those times will be posted next working day.

Returns accepted up to 30 days after date of purchase.

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