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US Tesla AT Gun

US Tesla AT Gun

Regular price
$40.00
Sale price
$40.00

Scale: 28mm - 1/56th
1 Artillery Piece/War Machine
3 Crew
Metal
Requires Assembly

This product is supplied unassembled and unpainted. Glue and paints not included.

Description

With production of Rift technology Tesla cannons steadily increasing, the US Army looked at other ways of getting this battle-winning technology on the frontline. Engineers looked to place a full-sized cannon onto an anti-tank gun mount.

Trials proved successful with the weapon able to fire from its onboard generator, which could be recharged from the towing vehicle’s engine.

The towed tesla cannon was initially introduced to armoured infantry regiments and crewed by men in heavy armour. This reduced the need for a gun-shield thus lightening the weight of the gun, and allowed the gun to deploy further forward into the thick of the battle