Tank Т-72B Modernization

Designed to fulfill combat missions for troops who are attacking or defending, as a mass efficient means of active military operations on land in conventional and nuclear war.

Technical Specifications

  • Weight in combat gear, tons: 43±2%
  • Crew, men: 3

Overall sizes, mm:

  • Length with gun forward: 9530
  • Length with gun backwards: 9670
  • Width by tracks: 3950
  • Height by turret hatch: 2190

Average speed, km/h:

  • On a dirt road: 35-45
  • On the highway: to 50
  • Maximum speed on the highway: 60-65

Cruising range, km:

  • On the highway: 700
  • On a dirt road: 460-650

Fuel consumption, liters per 100 km:

  • On a dirt road: 260-450
  • On the highway: 240

Engine: В-84 or В-84-1

Maximum power, h.p.: 840

Ammunition:

  • Cannone 45 shells
    • 22 shells in a rotating cassettes transporter
    • 23 shells in non-mechanized laying
  • Machine gun PKT-7,62 – 2000 bullets
  • Machine gun NCV-12,7 – 300 bullets
  • Assault rifle AKMC-74 – 300 bullets
  • Grenade F-1 – 10 pcs

Machine stocked:

  • 125 mm gun with ThermoJacket 2А46М
  • Tank armament stabilizer 2Э42-2
  • Sight-rangefinder 1А40-1
  • Gunner night sight 1К13-49
  • Commander observation devices ТКН-3
  • Firefighting equipment system ППО ЗЭЦ 11-3
  • Anticumulative shields
  • Smoke grenade launcher 902Б
  • Dynamic defense "Контакт"
  • Collective defense system ГО-27
  • Illuminator Л4-А
  • Night vision device ТВНЕ-4Б
  • Radio station Р-173М, Р-173П
  • Tank intercom Р-174