LAV-AT Piranha – U.S. Marine Corps, Iraq, 2005

Price: $19.99
Retired - Last One!!!

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Die Cast

This model of a US LAV-AT Piranha "Tank Destroyer" measures 3.5" long and can be removed from the base which measures 7" x 3".

1:72 Scale Die Cast Model Tanks of the World by Amercom.

These models feature:

  • Textured surfaces that simulate the original's fabric-on-wood, welded panel, or corrugated metal construction
  • Rolling wheels, rotating propellers and turrets, rising rocket launchers, and other movable parts
  • Detailed engines and intricate armament
  • Well-equipped cockpits
  • A removable, customized display stand with type, year and nationality information

The LAV-AT (Light Armored Vehicle - Anti Tank) is a mobile system is capable of defeating main battle tanks and fixed fortifications. It can be used both in defensive and offensive roles. It is one of the variants of the baseline LAV-25 armored vehicle. The LAV-AT was accepted to service with the US Marine Corps in the mid-1980s. Some sources report, that 95 of these vehicles were obtained. Upgraded LAV anti-tank missile carriers are expected to remain in service with the US Marine Corps until at least 2024.