The fact is that “Sunshine” delivered for export are created on the basis of T-90С with B-92С2 engine with 1000 hp power, the agency reports and gives the characteristics of these machines:
"Mass, t. - 44,3
Crew, pers. - 3
Maximum speed km / h - 60
Power reserve, km - 500
Number of guide tubes, pcs. - 24
Shooting range, m:
- minimum - 400
- maximum - 6000
Full salvo time, sec. - 6
Type of ammunition - Nurs.
Flamethrowers, located in the Russian army, are made on the basis of decommissioned T-72.
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Another advantage of export machines, according to the author, is “their equipment with built-in dynamic protection - both the upper front part of the hull and the side projections”.
“Suns” of the Russian army are not equipped with dynamic protection at all.
“The result, due to the lack of such protection, can be very sad if TOSs find themselves under the fire of anti-tank weapons of the enemy,” concludes the Herald of Mordovia.