With its open cargo bay design, the light truck also known as a pickup, is widely utilised in many battlefields nowadays. Pickups find their way well into military purposes at each corner of the world for their unique advantages. The ZPU-2 is a double-barrel AA gun developed by the former Soviet Union, which can be loaded onto many vehicles for quick, and fast deployments. The gun also plays an important role against low-altitude flying aircraft as well as other offensive operations. It is still sees activities in modern warfare and armed conflicts today as an efficient infantry fire support weapon.
About the Model
This is a 1/35 scale plastic kit representing the famous toyota PICKUP with a ZPU-2. The doors can be assembled in the open or closed position. the complex structure of the ZPU-2 AA gun is accurately molded. The AA gun barrels are movable with the sight via a unique linkage system. the same AA gun can be built into the Chinese Type 58 AA gun the provided parts. Precision PE parts are included.
Overall length: 140mm; width: 57mm
This is a realistic replica of the famous Toyota Pickup with a ZPU-2 AA gun, perfect for display in combination or separately in dioramas.
The precision molded ZPU-2 AA gun can be built either in the firing or travelling mode, with included parts to depict Chinese Type 58 AA gun.
The doors can be built either in the open, or closed position. Moreover, the tailgate of the cargo box is movable after assembly.
The AA gun Is equipped with an ingenious sight sub-assembly, which can be elevated or depressed with the movement of the main barrels.
The chassis sub-assembly is precisely reproduced with steerable front wheels, with a carved tread patterns on the rubber tires.
This model kit contains yellow, green, and black plastic sprue, as well as a decal sheet and a PE fret.