The Fisher Tank Arsenal produced 525 M4A3
(76)w tanks from September through December of 1944. It is believed that
all 525 tanks were built with VVSS suspensions. Early tanks were built
with the split loader's hatch and pressed-steel road wheels.
Late-production Fisher Arsenal ta..
The M4A3E8 "Easy Eight" appeared at the end of World War II equipped
with suspended suspension, and newly designed wide tracks and Horizontal
Volute Spring Suspension (HVSS) for improved driving performance. It
can be said this to be the final evolutionary Sherman.The M4A3 (76) W kit has new h..
Battle of the Bulge, december 1944, commanded by Colonel Creighton Abrams.The Siege of Bastogne was an engagement in December 1944 between American and German forces at the Belgian town of Bastogne, as part of the larger Battle of the Bulge. The goal of the German offensive was the harbour at Antwer..
The apex of Sherman evolution in WWII! The M4A3E8 featured an improved horizontal volute spring suspension (HVSS) and wider tracks, for improved driving performance and stability. Tasca's much-awaited kit of the "Easy Eight" Sherman features a working suspension, workable indy-link two-part T66 trac..
M4A3 (76)W version of the M4 Sherman had a redesigned upper hull, and a
new turret armed with a 76mm gun, which improved its ability to fight.
The "W" in the designation signifies the "wet storage" version, with
ammunition being stored in boxes surrounded with water, in an attempt to