1:32 Forces of Valor U.S. 6X6 1.5 TON CARGO TRUCK European Theater Operation, 1945
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The 1.5 Ton Cargo Truck was designed as a Weapons/Troop Carrier the WC 63 was essentially a stretched version of the WC 51 with an additional axle making it a 6x6. This lengthening came as a direct result of the US Army's decision to increase the size of a rifle squad from eight to twelve men. With a 1.5 ton payload, the WC 63 could not haul as much as the ubiquitous 2.5 ton M35 Deuce-and-a-half but it was nevertheless produced in vast quantities and formed an integral component of the US Army's logistical force.
Forces of Valors' diecast replica of the 6x6 is constructed of die cast metal and plastic components. The open cab provides a clear view of the interior and includes a driver. A gunner figure grasps a movable M2 machine gun mounted to the machine gun mount over the right side of the cab. The rear cargo area features a removable cover with the look of canvas stretched over support beams and a movable tailgate. Additional details include a folding front windscreen and an assortment of battlefield equipment.
- Constructed of both die cast metal and plastic.
- Removable cargo cover.
- Wheels roll.
- Includes a driver figure and gunner.
- Accurate markings and insignia.
- Comes with assorted accessories.
- No ties or screws, double blister construction for 2013 new packaging.
Length: 7 inches
Width: 2.4 inches
Height: 3.5 inches
Weight: 0.6 lb.
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