1:72 Scale Metal Diecast – M270 Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) - US Army Length: 3.75", Width: 1.75”
This M270 model's upper body is made of metal while the turret is made of plastic. The turret can rotate all 360 degrees and the gun can elevate. The tracks are fitted and do not move. The coloring and markings are accurate and realistic.
The maker of the model really did a good job with the model, the panel lines and details are very clear and crisp. These models have different details engraved such as doors, hatches, panels, lights, ports, antennas, machine guns, ropes, shovels, etc; all of these done with high accuracy and proportion. When they are painted in different color, say for example, shovels and ropes, they are indeed painted accurately.
These models come in an individual window box that measures 7.5 inches by 3.5 inches by 2.5 inches
The M270 Multiple Launch Rocket System (M270 MLRS) is an armored, self-propelled, multiple rocket launcher; a type of rocket artillery.
Since the first M270s were delivered to the U.S. Army in 1983, the MLRS has been adopted by several NATO countries. Some 1,300 M270 systems have been manufactured in the United States and in Europe, along with more than 700,000 rockets. The production of the M270 ended in 2003, when a last batch was delivered to the Egyptian Army.