Miniart 1/35 GAZ-AAA Mod.1940 Cargo Truck
This kit contains 434 parts. Box contains model of cargo
and two figures.
truck is the triaxial modification of GAZ-AA. Prototype of GAZ-AA
was American truck Ford-Timken. During it serial production (1934-1943)
were produced 37 373 trucks, during WWII – 9 724 trucks. Nonmetering
chassis for buses and armoured vehicles.
were used for transportation of goods, staff and for towage of artillery
systems. During pre-war period on the base of GAZ-AAA trucks
were produced self-propelled artillery vehicles such as SU-1-12
with 76mm guns, antiaircraft emplacements with self-powered machine
gun Maxim (4M); during WWII – antiaircraft emplacements with heavy
machine gun DShK and with 25mm and 37mm automatic air defense guns.
In 1938 GAZ-AAA
was updated with new 50 horsepower engine, the central clasp brake
on a shaft of auxiliary gear box, spare wheels were removed to the
niche of front fender. In 1940 new kind of rear towing device was
trucks were produced on base of
GAZ-AAA chassis such as radio station RSB-F,
movable repair shops PARM and PM type A, fuel tanks BZ-38
and BZ-38U, water-oil-bowsers BMZ-38, ground starters
vehicles BA-6 and BA-10 were produced on base of GAZ-AAA chassis.