M4 Sherman type A1

Production model “Grizzly” with molded hull from General Steel – USA then assembly of the Sherman in Canada by Montreal Locomotive Works.

188 copies of Grizzly were assembled in Canada from October 1943 to December 1944.

This Sherman has been reconditioned as an A1 “US Army” model with sprocket and tracks from production models to US standards.

It has been partially restored and presents an opportunity to acquire a complete M4 Sherman in good condition with real potential for use.

The interior is very complete and original and will require refreshing, the tanks remained in place as well as the original extinguishing system in the engine compartment.

The front differential block has its original “Iowa Transmission Co” plate dated 1943, the driveshaft is complete and remains at the bottom of the Sherman.

The seats, all operating mechanisms, pedals, coaxial 30 cal support are original and in good condition, the pilot and co pilot hatches have the periscope supports, a pair of model M6 is still in place.

The clutch control mechanism remained in place, the steering and brake controls work perfectly, the electrical harness is also present.

The running gear is in very good condition, the wheel tires had been replaced as new, the suspensions are working properly.

The continental engine not supplied will remain to be fitted.

The turret is the original 75mm model, the gun elevation system and the hydraulic rotation unit are present and in good condition.

The telescope holder, the turret rotation lock are original as well as the shell storage boxes and seats.

The turret hatch is of the correct “double hatch” model, the support of cal. 50, the sights of direct sight are present on the turret, the tools and accessories, machine gun of cal. 50 and cradle are provided with this M4 SHERMAN .

The armament is neutralized with certificate of the french armament of st Etienne.

Price: 330 000€

Transportation & exportation on asking.