Now in stock, the ever popular Torro M16 halftrack
The original M16 was based on the M3 team transporters and in 1943-1944, 2877 M16s were produced. They had a top speed on 70 kmh and was often used in ground combat
This version has the quad gun on the back, but can of course be adapted by scratch builders into the various different versions of the original vehicle
Check out our range of 1:16 scale RC tank spares, including Taigen, Heng Long, Atak and Mato to help with your conversion
Blast from the past!
Here is a retro item for all of you who have been into RC tanks for a while
We have recently purchased a small quantity of these older RC tank parts, which are Pantiger rear back panels. The Pantiger as it was 'affectionately' known was Heng Long's first attempt at a Panther tank
It wasn't terribly accurate, but these back panels have great detail for those who want to make a Bergepanther or a Panther E
At Forgebear Tanks we will always try and source more obscure items for you scratch builders, so drop us an email or use the contact us page on the website
Torro Tank Figures
In addition to stocking a wide range of parts for all 1:16 scale RC tanks, we also stock other items, such as these high quality Torro figures. A range of figures is available including American and German tank riders and commanders. Of course, no figure collection is complete without a Michael Wittmann figure and we have two version of the famous Tiger Ace, sitting and standing, to suit all tanks or dioramas.
Forgebear Tanks are now stocking COBI tanks and vehicles. The kits are made up of plastic bricks which COBI say are compatible with brands such as LEGO. For the full range click on COBI in the store and look at the range of vehicles.
Mrs Forgebear (julie)