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HMMWV TOW Missile Carrier 



First Produced/Service Dates: 1983
Crew: 4
Armament: Main: TOW Anti-Tank Guided Missile System; (6 Spares Inside Vehicle)
Engine: 8 Cylinder Diesel or Turbo-Diesel
Miscellaneous Info: The base model variant in this group of vehicles is the M996 TOW Missile Carrier (with basic armor). The other three (3) very closely related vehicles are the M1036 (with basic armor and winch), M1045 (with supplemental armor) and M1046 (with supplemental armor and winch). The M1045 and M1046 variants were mostly used by the U.S. Marine Corps. The current U.S. anti-tank HMMWV variant is the M1167 Expanded Capacity TOW Missile ITAS Carrier.
Data Sheet Available:   None Available


Reference Source/Provider
M966 HMMWV TOW Carrier Photos Patrick Keenan - Editor
M966 HMMWV TOW Carrier Photos John Charvat - Yukon, Oklahoma USA
M1036 HMMWV TOW Carrier (with Winch) Photos John Charvat

References Available


Reference Source/Provider
HMMWV In Scale  
HMMWV Vehicle Variant Listing Global-Security.org
M966 HMMWV with TOW Photos and Information Global-Security.org
M996 HMMWV with TOW Photos Prime Portal
"Up-Armored Heavy Hummer Variant (HHV) Ballistic Protection Configuration" By David Haugh Armored Car - The Wheeled Fighting Vehicle Journal (Issue #2)


Reference Author
Armored Car- A History of American Wheeled Combat Vehicles R.J. Hunnicutt
"From XR311 to Hummer: The US Army's Largest Ever Contract For Tactical Wheeled Vehicles" Wheels & Tracks: The International Review of Military Vehicles - Issue #4
HMMWV: Workhorse of the US Army Concord Publications
Hummer In Action Jim Mesko
"Hummer Update: The Hummer Humvee Family Has Firmly Established Itself " Wheels & Tracks: The International Review of Military Vehicles - Issue #38
M998 HMMWV In Detail Wings & Wheels
U.S. Military Wheeled Vehicles Fred W. Crismon
War Machines #7: M998 Hummer Verlinden Publications

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Kits and Accessories

For a list of modeling products, go to the HMMWV Vehicle Index Page.

Model Photos

Reference Source/Provider
HMMWV Model Collection (1/35) Roy Kinsella - Dublin, Ireland