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Anyone make a modern HEMTT?
BruceJ8365
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Kansas, United States
Joined: December 25, 2012
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Posted: Monday, November 13, 2017 - 01:52 AM UTC
Does anine make a conversion for the current version of the HEMTT?

I’ve akready converted an LMTV to current version and now seeking to take on an HEMTT.

Vodnik
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Posted: Monday, November 13, 2017 - 02:17 AM UTC
No.
HeavyArty
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Florida, United States
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Posted: Monday, November 13, 2017 - 05:54 AM UTC
That is the latest version, the A4 (specifically an M978A4 fuel tanker).

As Vodnik says, no one does one. You would have to convert the old Italeri M978A2 if you want one.
HermannB
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Posted: Monday, November 13, 2017 - 10:36 PM UTC
Could be becoming a tough job. Rebuilt the cab, creating a new engine compartment with new spare tire holder and perhaps most difficult, modifying the suspension to air ride. I maybe try it when the M983 LET form Trumpeter will be released. To give an insight about the points mentioned above, check the M977 A4 walkaround on Primeportal.

http://www.primeportal.net/transports/dieter_krause/m977a4/
HeavyArty
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Posted: Monday, November 13, 2017 - 10:57 PM UTC
Yup, didn't say it would be easy.