Common Tracked Hull/装軌共通車体

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Description
This vehicle is designed to replace the existing aging tracked vehicle hull with a commonized tracked hull.
At this time, the APC and AFV types (with Type 89 turret) have been manufactured and testing

Armament
[APC Type]
◎machine gun:M2HB 12.7mm machine gun

[AFV Type](With Type89 Turret)
◎Main gun:Oelikon 35mm KDE
◎Coaxial machine gun:Type 74 7.62mm machine gun
◎Missile:Type79 anti-boat and anti-tank missile

Maneuverability
◎Engine:Mitsubishi 4VA 570hp 4-cycle water-cooled diesel engine
・Size: length 1.16m, width 0.89m, height 0.88m
・Dry weight: 1240kg
・Displacement: 11.3 liters
◎Transmission:Automatic transmission with torque converter
・forward 4 speed. Rearward 2 speed
◎Max Speed:~70km/h

Dimensions
[APC Type]
◎Length:≦7000mm
◎Width:≦3200mm
◎Height:≦2600mm
◎Weight:≦24.4t

[AFV Type](Hull only)
◎Length:≦7000mm
◎Width:≦3200mm
◎Height:≦2100mm
◎Weight:≦23.5t

NVD
◎Driver: Thermal Imager

Sources
◎Web Sources
◎JGSDF Specifications
・GRD-Z000652 共通車両の乾燥技術用共通車体(その1)
・GRD-Z000687 共通車両の乾燥技術用共通車体(その2)

This article is still incomplete. Please contact @tanuki10 if you would like me to add anything or if you need any corrections.

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