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Archer FH77 BW L52 Self-Propelled Howitzer

Crew

Three or four

Type

Self-propelled howitzer

Manufacturer

BAE Systems Bofors

Overall Length

14.1m

Width

3m

Height

3.3m

Height with Lemur

4m

System Weight

33,500kg

Height with Maximum Elevation

10.5m

Engine Power

340hp

Mobility in Snow

Up to 100cm depth snow

Maximum Road Speed

70km/h

Cruising Range

400km-500 km

Ground Clearance

0.45m

Transportable by Rail

In accordance with the European profile

Air Transportable

A400M Transportable

Armour Protection

7.62 anti personnel rounds, 6kg mines (Level 2 STANAG 4569)

Main Gun

155mm, 52 Calibre

Secondary Weapons

Grenade Launcher or 76.2mm Machine Gun

Deployment Time

Less than 30 seconds

Redeployment Time

Less than 30 seconds

Gun Elevation

0° to 70° Elevation

Gun Traverse

-85° to +85°

Projectiles

20 + 20 Projectiles

Salvo Rounds Rate of Fire

3 rounds in 15 seconds, 9 rounds a min

Intensive Fire Rate

20 rounds in 2.5 minutes

Continuous Fire Rate

75 rounds an hour

Multiple Round Simultaneous Impact (MRSI)

Up to 6 rounds

Projectile Magazine

21 rounds

Charge Magazine

18 charges

Ballistic Protection

Fragment Bullet AT mine

CBRN Protection

Overpressure principle

HEER 40

Over 40 km

Bonus

35km

Excalibur

Under 60km

Range for Direct Sighting

Up to 2,000m
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