AF35003 AFV Club. M548A1 Tracked Cargo Carrier. Scale 1:35
M548A1 Tracked Cargo Carrier, Australian Insignia's, 1:35 scale
AFV35003 -AFV Club
The M548 cargo carrier was designed for the United States Army Signal Corps and was based on the 1960's designed M113 and used similar basic automotive components. The engine and crew compartments are at the front of the vehicle and the cab roof and the surrounding body was able to be removed for air transportation.
An M66 ring mount for anti-aircraft machine gun could also be roof mounted.
The M548 has a maximum load of 5443kg and towed load of 6350kg. Its top speed is about 64km/h with range of 480 kms. The vehicle is fully amphibious and is propelled in water by the tracks.
The M548 is in service with Australia, Canada, Egypt, Germany, Greece, Israel, Italy, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Switzerland, Tunisia, United Kingdom and the USA.
Paint and glue are required and not included.
Flat Fee Postage of $12.00 to anywhere in Australia using Australia Post. Spend $75 for FREE postage.