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Sabra M60A3 Main Battle Tank Upgrade

Crew

4

Overall Length Without Gun

8.26m

Overall Length Gun Forward

9.4m

Overall Width Without Skirts

3.63m

Overall Height

3.05m

Ground Clearance

0.45m

Track Width

0.61m

Weight, Combat Loaded

55t, subject to ballistic protection configuration

Manufacturer

Teledyne Continental

Model

AVDS 1790-5A four-stroke diesel

Configuration

90° V12

Bore and Stroke

146mm x 146mm

Supercharging System

2 x turbochargers

Maximum Gross Output

908hp at 2,400rpm

Cooling

Air cooling

Gross Power at Combat Weight

16.5hp/t

Maximum Road Speed

48km/h

Acceleration 0-32km/h

9.6 seconds

Maximum Gradient

60%

Maximum Side Slope

30%

Maximum Trench

2.6m

Maximum Vertical Obstacle

0.91m

Fording Depth Without Preparation

1.4m

Fording Depth With Preparation

2.4m

Range on Hard Level Ground

450km

Main Armament

120mm smooth-bore gun

Elevation

+20°

Depression

–9°

Ammunition Stowage

42 rounds

Coaxial Machine Gun

7.62mm / 5.56mm

Externally Mounted Machine Guns

2 x 7.62mm / 5.56mm

Mortar

60mm

Gunner's Sight

Periscopic day and night, stabilised in 2 axes

Day Sight Magnification

x8

Night Sight Magnification

x5.3

Commander's Sight

Day sight plus optical relay to gunner's sight

Laser Rangefinder

ND:YAG eyesafe

Gun Elevation Drive

Hydraulic

Turret Traverse Drive

Electric

Road Wheels

6 per side

Suspension Type

Independent trailing arm

Springs

High-strength torsion bars

Dampers

Piston-type, 3 per side

Bumpers

Heavy-duty, short-stroke piston bumpers, 3 per side

Road Wheel Travel

Over 220mm jounce

Track

Steel, single dry pin
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