Overhauled original tracks WW-II tracks worked performed in 2018 with new rubber bands. Would be excellent vehicle to bring to Normandy 2019!
This 1944 M29 Weasel Tracked Personnel Carrier (Hull No. 7093, date of delivery 09-1944) was a vehicle designed by Studebaker for operations in mud and snow fitting 15-inch span track links along a basic chassis. The hull superstructure was plain and boxy with a folding windscreen at front and an optional canvas covering over the passenger cabin. The driver was positioned at the front-left with three seats in the rear spanning the width of the hull.
As a tracked vehicle the weasels provided a solid cross-country performance. It saw combat service in mainland Europe including the Italian Campaign.
Engine: Studebaker Model 6-170 Champion 6-cylinder gasoline; 70 bhp (52 KW) at 3,200 rpm.
Maximum speed: 36 mph (58 km/hrs.)
Weight: 3,800 lb (1,700 kg) dry
Width: 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Height: 4 ft 3 in (1.30 m) or 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) to top of windscreen
Crew: 4 (and if required more)
Tracks are completely overhauledin 2018 and is fully serviced. It has its original markings as being used in the war in Europe in 1944 / 1945 as being used as a support vehicle for the 40 Tank Battalion / 7th Armored Division. This Weasel is very original and comes with many correct details such as:
- Original WW-II very hard to get tracks (overhauled in 2018 and roadwheels in remarkable good condition,
- Original seats and canvas cushions
- Very fine running engine with good oil pressure,
- Body in excellent original condition,
- Stretcher support
- .30 gun mountDelivery:
ex works Maarheeze but we can ship worldwide.
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