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Merkava Mark III and PT-91 Twardy

Merkava Mark III PT-91 Twardy
Name: Merkava Mark III PT-91 Twardy
Type: Main battle tank Main battle tank
Origin: Israel Poland
Produced: 1990–2002 1994-2002
Unit cost: - -
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Main armament: 120 mm (4.7 in) MG251 smoothbore tank gun with LAHAT ATGM capability 125 mm 2A46M (D-81TM) gun
Engine: AVDS-1790-9AR 1,200 hp (895 kW) V12 air-cooled diesel PZL-Wola S-12U diesel
Speed: 60 km/h (37 mph) 60 km/h (37 mph)
Weight: 65 tonnes 45.9 tonnes
Crew: 4 3




Length: 9.04 m 9.67 m
Width: 3.72 m 3.59 m
Height: 2.66 m 2.19 m


Merkava Mark III
Merkava Mark III
Author: By Michael Mass, Yad la-Shiryon Museum מיכאל מס - Orginal photo, uploaded by MathKnight, CC BY-SA 3.0, License
PT-91 Twardy
PT-91 Twardy
Author: "PT91 Twardy MSPO09" by Pibwl - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Commons - License