German Jerry Can Set - Early Type
Unassembled plastic model kit
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In Stock (Ships in 1-3 business days)List price: $7.50You pay: $4.90(All prices in U.S. Dollars)Manufacturer: Tamiya Models and PaintsStock Number: TAM 35315Scale: 1/35View all products of type "Fuel"
This model kit requires assembly. Cement, paint and other construction materials not included unless specifically stated in the description.
Originally conceived for use by German forces during WWII, the Jerry Can's design proved to be so good that it was reverse-engineered for use by the Allies. The 20-liter container was tough and compact, allowing them to be easily stowed aboard vehicles. It had a simple but effective lid mechanism with three handles. The early type featured a simple cross-shaped indentation for strength while later types had more complex indentation designs.
Specs and Features
- 1/35 scale assembly kit set contains 12 early type Jerry Cans, 2 types of storage boxes, a notek light, and a jack with its base.
- Jerry Cans feature separately-molded parts for the handles and lid caps.
- Caps feature finely-engraved text details.