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This product has been discontinued by Cobi and will be decommissioned when stock runs out.
WWII in Europe forced the US to expand its armored forces. The modified armored personnel carrier half-track M3 received the 75mm M1897A4 field cannon. The M3 GMC entered service at the end of October 1941. The vehicles fought in the Philippines, where they proved to be effective bunker destroyers. In North Africa, the M3 GMC was used in every possible function. The M3 GMC vehicles under the Lend-Lease Act were transferred to the Soviet Union. After the withdrawal of American troops, the vehicles were taken over by the British. The Polish Armed Forces in the West were also users of the M3. Build the COBI M3 GMC from 576 COBI building blocks with simple instructions based on easy-to-read directions. The M3 GMC features a movable gun, working crawler traction and torsional wheels! All graphic details are high-quality prints that do not scratch or smear even during intense play. The design in a unique way reflects the original shapes of its historical original. We included a brick with the model name printed on it. The armored transport set will work well as a toy, but also a unique element of any military and armored weapons fan?s collection. COBI fans are sure to enjoy the Afrika Korps-themed vehicle and the Pacific War, as well.
Below are very informative and entertaining videos to discover more about this unit and it’s place in history. Please be aware that some of these videos may contain crude language and/or actual footage of warfare. This may be disturbing to sensitive or young viewers. We have selected the videos for their historical context in relation to our products for the purpose of research and learning.
|Dimensions||17.72 × 12 × 2.37 in|