Hobby Master 5602 M60A1 Patton Tank IDF Sinai Oct 1973 1/72 Scale Model Description
Hobby Master was founded by a group of hobby enthusiasts and specialists who endeavored to establish new industrial standards for die-cast collectibles and provide unprecedented levels of enjoyment to customers. Collectors will be amazed by Hobby Master’s highly innovative and detailed features.Introduced in December of 1960, the M60 Patton main battle tank – which was not retired from U.S. service until 2005 – remains in service with 19 national militaries. The menacing vehicle saw duty during Operation Desert Storm, the Iraq-Iran War, and numerous other Middle Eastern conflicts. More than 15,000 M60s have been manufactured over its impressive lifespan. Made by Hobby Master, this 1/72 scale, die cast model – a replica of an M60A1 Patton as it appeared with Israeli Defense Force in 1973 Sinai – features an authentic 105mm main gun, a rotating turret, realistic hatches and accessories, historic markings, quality tracks, and a display base with a removable plastic cover. Measures approximately 4 in long.