MAN TGS Gargabe Truck 1/32 Scale Diecast Metal/Plastic Model by Automaxx
This MAN TGS Series Garbage truck measures about 11.5 inches long from the end of the container arms to the front of the cabin. The wheel base is 3 inches wide. The height of the container is 4.25 inches.
The cab itself is made of metal while the lower part of the truck is made of plastic. The container is made of plastic. The wheels are made of rubber and they are free rolling.
An interesting feature is that it includes a garbage can which can be attached to a set of arms at the back of the truck. The container has lever which controls the arms and so it will move the garbage can through the same movements as garbage cans get emptied into the container. Moreover, at the top of the container is a cover/door that can open and close.
The doors can open and the inside of the cab has some details.
These models are made to look realistic and to be displayed, they are not toys and would not last long if played with as the parts are fragile.
The box measures 24" x 4" x 7"
MAN Truck & Bus AG (formerly MAN Nutzfahrzeuge AG, pronounced is the largest subsidiary of the MAN SE corporation and one of the leading international providers of commercial vehicles. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, MAN Truck & Bus produces trucks in the range from 7.49 to 44 t gvw, heavy goods vehicles up to 250 t road train gvw, bus-chassis, coaches, interurban coaches, and city buses. MAN Truck & Bus also produces diesel and natural-gas engines.
Trucks and buses of the product brand MAN and buses of the product brand Neoplan (premium coaches) belong to the MAN Truck & Bus Group.