M 54 A1 Ace of Spades.

The Gun Truck is the M 54 A1 Ace of Spades. The cab is a home casted resin one. I made the masters from a highly modified M 35 A1 AFV Club kit cab. The chassis is from the M 925 Shelter truck kit by Italeri. The gun box and armor is scratch built from Evergreen Plastic stock. The truck was built from photos of the actual truck and from the 1/1 replica of the Ace of Spades. The truck and the M 151 MUTT gun jeep was built for the Museum at Ft. Eustis VA.

  • M 54 A1 Ace of Spades.
  • M 54 A1 Ace of Spades.
  • M 54 A1 Ace of Spades.
  • M 54 A1 Ace of Spades.
  • M 54 A1 Ace of Spades.
  • M 54 A1 Ace of Spades.

About the Author

About Dave Willett (animal)

I am a Vietnam vet and retired Govt. employee living in Ormond Beach Fla. I have been building models since I was a small boy(a long time). I got into the afv models about 4years ago. My passion is the vietnam era. I am also very fond of the modern soft skin of Desert Storm and OIF. Scratch building...


Love it Dave! I also like the addition of "Lil' Ace" to accompany the big truck. Gunnie
MAY 06, 2005 - 05:20 AM
Thanks Gunnie.
MAY 06, 2005 - 06:29 AM
Hey Animal! I like this truck very much! Looks really good How did you make the front tires? Cheers, Pedro
MAY 06, 2005 - 09:55 AM
First off thanks Pedro. The tires were made and casted by a good friend. I made a mold from his castings to make more wheels when I have a need for them.
MAY 06, 2005 - 12:05 PM
I always enjoy his guntrucks, his work always amazes me
MAY 06, 2005 - 01:55 PM