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Wheel 155-mm self-propelled howitzer "Khutarz". Infographics

The gun, developed on the basis of that of the American howitzer М114, was first introduced to the general public in 2011. The howitzer with a barrel in 39 calibers and weighing almost seven tons is equipped with a muzzle brake and mounted on the chassis of a six-wheeled German truck MAN.

This cargo platform is quite well mastered by Iranian gunsmiths, on its base in the country already produced a multiple-launch rocket system. The self-propelled gun is equipped with manual pickups and a massive folding coulter, which ensures a stable position of the howitzers when firing.

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    APASUS April 22 2017 09: 57
    As a rule, not the production of weapons itself plays a big role in the military conflict of the BV countries, but the training of crew and professionalism. It is worth recalling the Iraq war when the crews abandoned our tanks and dumped, and we were literally ridiculed through the media that our weapons ... apparently