Trumpeter 07175 M1120 HEMTT Load Handling System 1/72



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The M1120 HEMTT LHS (Load Handling System) is a M977 Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck with a load handling system in place of a flat bed. The HEMTT is an eight-wheel drive, diesel-powered, tactical truck used by the US military and others. The HEMTT is manufactured by Oshkosh Defence and entered Army service in 1982, with the M1120 variant first produced in 1999.

The chassis of the M1120 is formed of 257 × 89 × 9.5 mm heat-treated carbon manganese steel with a yield strength of 758 MPa. With the exception of the wrecker variant, this chassis is common on all HEMTT variants Bolted construction with Grade 8 bolts is used throughout. A centrally mounted self-recovery winch is an option and this is fitted to around 20% of production.

All M1120 variants are capable of fording water crossings up to 48 inches deep, and can climb a gradient of at least 60%. All M1120 variants are air transportable in the C-130 and C-17 transport aircraft.

Scale 1:72
Model Brief Length: 225mm Width: 72mm
Total Parts 100+
Total Sprues 6 sprues, cabin , frame , container and tyres

More Features The kit consists of over 100 parts
-rubber tyres

Plastic model kit requires glue and paint to complete (not included)

Additional information

Weight 0.4 kg
Dimensions 33 × 20 × 6 cm