MAIN BATTLE TANK "OPLOT" MAIN BATTLE TANK "OPLOT" Manufacturer: State Enterprise “Malyshev plant” Main Battle Tank "Oplot" is a tracked combat vehicle of high firepower, reliable protection and high mobility. The tank is intended to destroy all ground-based (surface) and low-flying at low speed air targets in condition of enemy countermeasures. "Oplot" can perform a wide range of combat tasks under various weather, meteorology and road conditions, under ambient temperature, ranging from -40 up to +55 °С, relative atmospheric humidity 98%. The vehicle can operate under the temperature 25 °С and altitude of 3000 m, air dustiness encountered in actual operation Main Specifications Specification Measure Value Type Main Battle Tank Weight T. 51 Crew members 3 power density kW/t (hp/t) not less than 18,2 (24,7) Ground pressure МPа (kgf/сm2) not more than 0,097 (0,97) Operating temperature °С -40 ... +55 Main dimensions Length:   with gun forward mm 9720   with gun backward mm 9750   hull mm 7075 Width: over track mm 3400 over detachable protective guards mm 4176 Hight over commander sight mm 2800 bearing surface length mm 4290 clearance mm 470 ... 500 Track spacing mm 2800 Operating figures (per tank under various road conditions) Speed:   average cross-country speed km/hour 40 ... 45   Maximum highway speed km/hour 70 Reverse gear velocity:   minimal km/hour 4,8   maximum km/hour 31,3 Fuel use for 100 km: on a dry soil road liter, up to 325 ... 370 on a paved road liter, up to 300 Oil consumption for 100 km: on a dry soil road liter, up to 7 ... 19 on a paved road л, в 4 ... 11 Fuel distance endurance: on a dry soil road: in the main fuel tanks km 350 with additional barrels km 450 on a paved road: in the main fuel tanks km 400 with additional barrels km 500 Obstacles passage: Maximum gradient degree 32 Maximum side slope degree 25 Trench m 2,85 Vertical obstacle height m 1,0 Fordable depth (without preliminary preparation) m 1,8 Water obstacles with underwater driving equipment use:   depth m 5,0   width m Without limits Ammunition capacity the gun rounds 46 (including rounds in loading machine) unit 28 Machine-gun ammunitions type unit OFS, BPS, КS, UR Cartridge: for КТ-7.62 machine-gun unit 1250 (250х5) for КТ12.7 machine-gun unit 450 (150х3) For automatic machine АКS unit 450 Flare gun unit 12 Hand grenade F-1 unit 10 Aerosol grenade unit 12