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M1 Abrams

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Country of Origin : US

Designer : Chrysler Defense, General Motors

Manufacturer : General Dynamics, US

Specifications :

Weight : 67.6 short tons (61.3 t; 60.4 long tons)

Length :Gun forward: 32.04 ft (9.77 m)

Width : 12 ft (3.66 m)

Height  : 8 ft (2.44 m)

Crew : 4

Armour : Chobham, RH armor, steel encased depleted uranium mesh plating

Primary armament  : 105 mm M68 rifled cannon (M1), 120 mm M256 smoothbore cannon (M1A1, M1A2, M1A2SEP))

Secondary armament  : 1 x .50-caliber (12.7 mm) M2HB heavy machine gun 2 x 7.62 mm (.308) M240 machine guns

Engine :  Honeywell AGT1500C multi-fuel turbine engine 1,500 shp (1,120 kW)

Power/weight :  24.5 hp/metric ton

Transmission : Allison DDA X-1100-3B

Suspension:  Torsion bar

Fuel capacity : 500 US gallons (1,900 l; 420 imp gal)

Operational range : 289 mi (465.29 km)

Speed :         Road: 42 mph (67.7 km/h), Off-road: 30 mph (48.3 km/h)

Unit cost : US$6.21 million (M1A2 / FY99)  


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