M41 DK-1  
  
M41 DK-1 - Data:

Type: Light Tank
Crew: 4
Dimensions:
    Hull Length (mm) 5 820
    Length with Cannon Forward (mm) 8 210
    Width Overall (mm) 3 200+
    Height Maximum (mm) 3 000+
    Ground Clearance (mm) 450
Weight:
     Empty (kg) ?
     Combat (kg) 26 400
Armament:
    Cannon - Type/Calibre/Length M32 rf/76/?
               - Ammunition 65 ?
               - Stabilizer yes ?
               - Traverse (°) 360
               - Elevation (°) -9 to 19
    Machineguns - Coaxial - Type/Calibre ?/7.62
    - Antiaircraft - Type/Calibre M2HB/12.7
                    - Ammunition 7.62 mm 5000
                    - Ammunition 12.7 mm 2175
    Smoke Grenade Launchers 2x4 ?
Propulsion and Performances:
    Engine - Type Cummins VTA-903TR
               - Performance (kW)/at rpm 347/2800
    Transmission - Type ?
                        - Gears - Forward/Reverse ?
    Fuel/Fuel Capacity (l) Diesel Oil/930
    Power-to-Weight Ratio (kW/t) 13.15
    Ground Pressure (kg/cm.2) ?
    Speed - Maximum (km/h) 72
    Range - to Road (km) 750
    Gradient (%) 60 ?
    Side Slope (%) 30
    Trench - Crossing (m) 1.8
    Vertical - Obstacle (m) 0.7
    Fording (m) 1.0
Protection:
    Automatic Fire Suppression System yes
   NBC System yes
 Armour:
    Hull - Front Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel/? 
               - Side Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel/?
               - Rear Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel/?
               - Bottom Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel/?
    Turret - Front Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel/? 
           - Side Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel/?
           - Rear Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel/?
           - Top Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel/?
Fire Control System: AEG Telefunken
    Ballistic Computer yes
    Sights day/night Sights, Thermovision
    Rangefinder Laser
Drivers Equipment optical + passive nightvision
Electric System 24 V
Other Informations: 
    Manufacturer DISA, Herlev, Denmark
    Development from Year ?
    Prototype 1984 ?
    Production (Modernisation) 1985 - 1987
    Year of Introduction 1985
    Year of Discard 1999 demobbed
    In Armies Denmark (53 ks, discarding)
    Modernisation Price 7 mil. Dkr
© Daniel Machacek 2001