Cold War warrior hits the Jungle with Uncle Sam's Misguided Children in Vietnam!
Yes, I took a 1/18 scale toy originally purchased at walmart for $30 and put Tamiya Sherman guts in it.
Yes, I figured out how to put a Xenon Mini- Maglight in the searchlight housing. Yes, I substituted a Heng Long lower hull from a Pershing and adjusted the gearboxes to get the correct looking track run..... Why?
The final product is very convincing and battles very well. The H/L traverse and ad-hock elevation from a Hobby Engine traverse combined with a metal barrel from the spare brass tube box and enhanced "HEAT" round emitter allow me to roll with the big boys.