M777 155mm Howitzer Wooden Model
Military Mahogany presents a handcrafted mahogany wood replica of the M777 155mm howitzer; the "Triple Seven". This model is an extremely beautiful reproduction of the M777. Used by both the US Army and Marine Corps, this model features some amazing detail as from top to bottom. Military Mahogany is the exclusive carrier of this model, look all you want, you will only find it here.
The Ultralightweight Field Howitzer (UFH), designated M777 in the USA, was selected in 1997 by a joint US Army/Marine Corps initiative to replace the existing inventory of M198 155mm towed howitzers. The first of five EMD systems was delivered in June 2000. The US Marine Corps is to procure 380 systems and the US Army 273 systems. A low-rate initial production (LRIP) contract for 94 systems was awarded in November 2002. Operational testing with the USMC, during which nearly 12,000 artillery rounds were fired by four production systems, was completed in December 2004. A contract for full-rate production of 495 systems was awarded to BAE Systems in April 2005. In May 2005, the USMC began fielding the M777 with the 11th Marines unit at Twentynine Palms in California.m The first 18 systems were delivered to the US Army's 2nd Battalion, 11th Field Artillery in Hawaii in October 2006.
20" Length overall