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M48 Patton T-72
Name: M48 Patton T-72
Type: Main battle tank Main battle tank
Origin: USA Russia
Produced: 1952–1959 1973
Unit cost: - 1–2 million $ (2009)
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Main armament: M48A5 and later variants: 105 mm M68 gun 125 mm 2A46M/2A46M-5 smoothbore gun
Engine: Continental AVDS-1790-2 V12, air-cooled Twin-turbo diesel engine V-12 diesel
Speed: 48 km/h (30 mph) 60 km/h (37 mph)
Weight: 44.3 tonnes 41.5 tonnes
Crew: 4 3




Length: 9.3 m 9.53 m
Width: 3.65 m 3.59 m
Height: 3.1 m 2.23 m


M48 Patton
M48 Patton
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