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Step 1. Begin assembly of the Halftrack by attaching the right-hand side tracks to the hull section.  Step 2. Next, attach the left-hand side tracks to the hull section.
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Below: Both tracks in place.  Step 3. Next, attach the right fender to the from of the Halftrack.
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Step 4. Attach the right-hand side wheel to the axle. Step 5. Repeat for the left-hand side.
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Below: Left-hand side fender in place. Step 6. Attach the left-hand side wheel to the axle.
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Step 6. Next, attached the bumper to the front of the Halftrack. Step 7. Affix the windshield to the hull.
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Below: Windshield in place. Step 8. Fit the seating insert in to the back of the Halftrack.
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Step 9. Attach the rear door to the Halftrack. Step 10. Fit the gun mount in to the floor of the insert.
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Below: Gun mount in position.
Note: Kit comes with both .30 and .50 cal MGs.
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Step 11. Attach your choice of MG to the gun mount. Step 12. Insert crew.
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Below: A fully assembled M3 Halftrack.
Assembling The M3 Halftrack (UBX57)


Last Updated On Wednesday, September 6, 2017 by Chris at Battlefront