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Bushmaster Infantry Mobility Vehicle

Crew

Driver, commander and 7 crew

Hull

Monocoque all-welded steel hull

Configuration

4 x 4

Armour Protection

5.56mm and 7.62mm ball ammunition, landmine protection

Air Transportation

C-130 Hercules

Length

6,600mm

Length Including Spare Wheel

7,020mm

Width

2,500mm

Height to Top of Gun Ring

2,650mm

Track

2,100mm

Wheelbase

3,900mm

Internal Usable Volume

10.6m³

External Storage Volume

1.95m³

Maximum Combat Weight

14,000kg

Unloaded Weight

11,300kg

Weapon Station

Gunring for 5.56mm or 7.62mm machine gun

Smoke Laying

2 x smoke discharge systems

Engine

Caterpillar 3126 ATAAC

Type

6 cylinder, turbocharged, air-to-air after-cooled diesel engine

Horsepower

300hp (224kW) at 2,400rpm

Power to Weight Ratio

16kW per ton at maximum combat mass

Fuel Capacity

385l

Transmission

Allison MD3070PT automatic, 7 forward plus 1 reverse gear, converter lock up, electronic control

Axle

Rockwell 4000 series, independent suspension axle systems, 7.5t capacity

Suspension

Coil spring and wishbone independent suspension

Shock Absorber

Double-acting hydraulic shock absorber

Steering

Power steering

Brakes

Rockwell air-operated disc brakes, dual circuit

Tyres

395/85 R20 with bead locks or optional runflat inserts

Tyre Inflation

Central tyre inflation, single channel with dash mounted push-button control

Maximum Road Speed

Over 120km/h

Road Cruise Speed

90km/h

Range

600km+

Turning Circle

18.6m

Ground Clearance Under Hull

470mm

Ground Clearance Under Axle

400mm

Fording Without Preparation

1,200mm

Vertical Obstacle

440mm

Gradient

Over 60°

Side Slope

33°
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