M106 Mortar carrier


Based on the M113 Fully tracked APC, the M106 was armed with the M30 107mm mortar. It entered service in 1964, was used by US forces in Vietnam and remained in service until the late 1980s. Over a 2000 built, other opperators include Egypt, Libya and Morocco.


deveVulcan 20mm gatling cannon is capable of 4000 rpm. The turret is powered and has a radar rangefinder but realies on operator skill and clear weather to hit aircraft targets, difficult with modern jets. Used in the Veitnam war and the Isreali invasion of Lebonon this system could be leathal as a ground supprt weapon or against slow moving targets.


Unpainted white metal kit, requires some modelling skill. Caution contains lead and small parts not suitable for young children

Additional information

Weight 0.05 kg
Dimensions 4 cm