T-72M3/4 CZ  
  
T-72M4 (T-72M3) - Data:

Type: Medium Tank
Crew: 3
Dimensions:
    Hull Length (mm) ?
    Length Overall (mm) 9 800
    Width Overall (mm) 3 755
    Turret Roof Height (mm) 2 180
    Ground Clearance (mm) ?
Weight:
     Empty (kg) ?
     Combat (kg) 48 000
Armament:
    Cannon - Type/Calibre/Length 2A46M hl/125/?
               - Ammunition 37
               - Effective Range (m) 2000 - 2500
    Machineguns - Coaxial - Type/Calibre/Length PKT/7.62/?
                    - Antiaircraft - Type/Calibre/Length NSVT/12.7/?
                                  - Effective Range (m) ?
                    - Ammunition 7.62 mm - 2000, 12.7 mm - 720
    Smoke Grenade Launchers 2x6 DGO-1
Propulsion and Performances:
    Engine - Type Perkins Condor V12-1000 (V-46 TC at T-72M3)
               - Performance (kW) 736 at 2300 rpm (625? at T-72M3)
    Transmission - Type Automatic Allison XTG 411-6
Improved Old Transmission at T-72M3
                        - Gears - Forward/Reverse 4/2 (7/1 at T-72M3)
    Fuel/Fuel Capacity (l) Diesel Oil/?
    Power-to-Weight Ratio (kW/t) 15.3
    Ground Pressure (kg/cm.E2) 0.96
    Speed - Maximum (km/h) 61
                  - Maximum in Terrain (km/h) 44
                  - Maximum Backward 14
    Acceleration from 0 to 32 km/h (s) 8.5
    Range - on Road (km) min. 600
                - in Terrain min. 400
    Gradient (%) over 58
    Side Slope (%) 47
    Trench - Crossing (m) 2.80
    Vertical - Obstacle (m) 0.85
    Deep Fording (m) 5
Protection:
    Automatic Fire Suppression System yes DEUGRA
    NBC System yes
 Pancerovani:
    Hull - Front Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel + Composite + DYNA/equivalent 1100+ against HEAT,
about 600 against KE 
               - Side Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel + Rubber Track Skirts /about 30 + about 10
               - Rear Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel/?
               - Bottom Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel/about 50
    Turret - Front Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel + Composite Multilayers + DYNA/equivalent 1200+ against HEAT.
about 700 against KE
           - Side Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel + Composite Multilayers + DYNA/equivalent 800+ against HEAT,
about 300 against KE
           - Rear Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel/about 60
           - Top Type/Max. Thickness (mm) Steel + DYNA/variable about 50 - 70 + DYNA
Fire Control System: Officine Galileo TURMS-T
    Ballistic Computer yes
    Sights 2.gen. Thermovision for Gunner and Commander, both Stabilized
    Rangefinder Laser Nd:YAG
Turret Propulsion: ?
Other Informations: 
    Manufacturer VOP 025 Novy Jicin, s.p.
    Development from Year 1993?
    Prototype 199?
    Production 2002? - 200?
    Year of Introduction 200?
    Year of Discard 20??
    In Armies no Introduced (2001)
    Price ($) 3 mil. (2001)
© Daniel Machacek 2001