CMC M-171 Mercedes-Benz LO 2750, 1934-38 Clear Finish Version Scale 1:18
After the global economic crisis of the late 1920s was over, an industrial resurgence was looming large everywhere. The Daimler-Benz AG lost no time in developing new, innovative commercial vehicles at its factory in Gaggenau, which made a name for efficiency and technical reliability. The offer of diesel-powered trucks back then was nothing short of being revolutionary.
Curiosity always leads people to wonder what materials are used to manufacture the high-quality CMC models?
With the Clear-Finish version of the Platform Truck LO 2750, there is evidence once more that if CMC talks about the use of valuable materials, you are bound to find them in the making of its models. Apart from a few exceptions, you are holding a metal precision model in your hands – one that is made of zinc alloy materials, stainless steel, copper, real wood, leather, and rubber for the tires. Only the engine is largely assembled from high-quality plastic components.
The “Clear-Finish” version is an honest presentation of what it takes to handcraft a unique CMC lineage of precision models that stand all by themselves in the diecast industry and why they should not be missed in any collection.
-Hand-crafted metal precision model built from 2,059 single parts
-True-to-the-original, open loading bed
-Metal furnishings on the side boards and tailgate
-Sideboards and tailgate can be folded down; both are made of real wood
-Highly detailed 4-cylinder diesel engine, complete with all aggregates, pipes and cabling
-Detachable three-part bonnet with spring-loaded locking hooks
-Hand-crafted stainless-steel cooler with a Mercedes-Star filler cap that unscrews (caution needed, risk of breakage, observe operating instructions)
-Beautifully-replicated driver’s cab with a movable hand-brake lever and hinged windscreen. Seats are upholstered in real leather, and the bench cushion is removable
-Openable doors and functional direction indicator (winker)
-Fuel tank made of metal with functional filler cap, underneath the passenger seat
-Openable tool box, mounted left on the frame
-Detachable spare wheel under the loading bed in the rear
-Front and rear axle made of metal. Detailed undercarriage with a rigid steel frame and strong semi-elliptic leaf-springs front/rear
-Metal surfaces sealed with a coat of transparent paint
Description of the type designation “LO 2750”:
Number 2750 = cargo load in kilo
“L” Chassis is usable for trucks(L)
“O” and for busses(O)
Technical Data (Original Vehicle)
-Loading bed manufactured by using selected materials harmoniously adapted to the chassis
-Rigid steel frame, connected with strong cross-members
-4-cylinder diesel engine OM 65 with Bosch injection pump & MB precombustion
-Cylinder housing and crankcase cast in one block
-Cylinder heads combined in pairs
-Strong semi-elliptic leaf-springs front/rear
-Hydraulic four-wheel brake
-Spacious driver’s cab, designed for 3 persons
• Bore x stroke: 110 x 130 mm
• Displacement: 4,939 cc
• Output: 65 hp at 2,000 rpm
• Track front / rear: 1,715 / 1,605 mm
FREE DELIVERY AUSTRALIA WIDE
Delivery times are Monday-Friday. Most goods can take up to 5-10 business days & furniture 5-12 business days depending on your location.
To ensure costs are minimised the furniture is typically delivered by the driver who may require assistance with heavy items. Furniture deliveries are to the ground floor of your building. Shipping of furniture may take 5-12 business days depending on your location in Australia. Please ensure you provide a contact phone number for the driver to make delivery arrangements.
Please Note: Delivery to rural areas may incur a delivery charge
CANVAS PRINTS FREE DELIVERY WORLDWIDE
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO RECEIVE MY ORDER? Australia - 7-14 Business days (in most cases a lot faster) We Print To Order.
New Zealand -8-15 Business days (in most cases a lot faster) All Other Countries -14 Business Days (No more than 28 Days in remote areas)
Please Take Into Consideration Public Holidays, Christmas, Chinese New Year etc
For Logistic Reasons we may send your Canvases Separately
** Please Note If We Are Out Of Stock We Will Send It Direct From Our Warehouse.
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