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Crusader Specifications


XM2001 Self-Propelled Howitzer

Crew

3

Combat weight (Not-to-Exceed Requirement weight)

50 U.S. Ton

Curb weight

39.8 U.S. Ton

Power-to-weight ratio

30 Horsepower/U.S. Ton

Nominal ground pressure

175 KN/M2

Length of Overall Vehicle

  • Barrel horizontal (overhang)
  • Hull

42 ft 4 inches

17 ft 9 inches

24 ft 8 inches

Width of Overall Vehicle

  • Hull
  • Turret

11 ft 6 inches

11 ft 6 inches

10 ft 9 inches

Height (to top of turret / structure)

9 ft 6 inches

Ground Clearance

17.2 inches

Track width

22 inches

Length of track on ground

14 feet 2 inches

Maximum hard surface road speed

42 mph

Cruising road range

251 miles

Maximum Cross-Country Speed

24 mph

Gradient

60 %

Side slope

40 %

Climb vertical obstacle

2 ft 8 inches

Cross trench / gap width

8 ft 2 inches

Fording Depth

4 ft 2 inches

Engine

Honeywell LV100-5

Transmission

Allison 5060-3

External Suspension Units

GDLS 3870 Phase 3

Electrical system

270 VDC

Armament (main)

155 mm, 56 caliber

Armament (secondary)

0.50 caliber M2 MG

Elevating mass (Combat)

9330 pounds

155 mm Gun Tube

3952 pounds

Recoiling Mass

6325 pounds

Recoil length

28 inches

Muzzle brake efficiency

0.6 %

Recoil force

760 KN (max)

Shot travel

24 feet 7 inches

Ammunition

48 projectiles (155mm) and 208 MACS charges

155 mm Gun control system

Electric

Maximum rate of gun traverse

10 Deg/sec

Maximum rate of gun elevation

13 Deg/sec

Elevation/depression

+75 / -3 Degrees

Turret traverse

+/- 20 Degrees

Max range

40 km using M549 projectile at Zone 6

Muzzle Velocity (at Max range)

3143 ft/s

Into action time (from the move)

30 seconds

Rate of fire (maximum)

10-12 Rounds/minute for 3 to 5 minutes

Resupply

Transfer 48 projectiles and 208 MACS charges from RSV in 10.4 minutes

Impulse

54000 Nsecs


XM2002 Resupply Module (Tracked)

Crew

3

Combat weight (Not-to-Exceed Requirement weight)

50 U.S. Ton

Curb weight

37.1 U.S. Ton

Power-to-weight ratio

30 Horsepower/U.S. Ton

Nominal ground pressure

175 KN/M2

Length of Overall Vehicle

  • Hull

24 ft 7 inches

24 ft 7 inches

Width of Overall Vehicle

  • Hull
  • Turret

11 ft 6 inches

11 ft 6 inches
10 ft 9 inches

Height (to top of turret / structure)

9 ft 6 inches

Ground Clearance

17.2 inches

Track width

22 inches

Length of track on ground

14 feet 2 inches

Maximum hard surface road speed

42 mph

Cruising road range

251 miles

Maximum Cross-Country Speed

24 mph

Gradient

60 %

Side slope

40 %

Climb vertical obstacle

2 ft 8 inches

Cross trench / gap width

8 ft 2 inches

Fording Depth

4 ft 2 inches

Engine

Honeywell LV100-5

Transmission

Allison X5060-3

External Suspension Units

GDLS 3870 Phase 3

Electrical system

270 VDC

Armament (secondary)

0.50 caliber M2 MG

Ammunition

100 projectiles (155mm) and 442 MACS charges

Resupply

Manually upload 100 projectiles and 442 MACS charges in 65 minutes



XM2003 Resupply Module (Wheeled)

Crew

2

Combat weight (Not-to-Exceed Requirement weight)

44 U.S. Ton

Curb weight

32.9 U.S. Ton

Length of Overall Vehicle

36 ft 2 inches

Width of Overall Vehicle

7 ft 10 inches

Height (to top of turret / structure)

11 ft 9 inches

Electrical system

270 VDC

Ammunition

100 projectiles (155mm) and 448 MACS charges

Resupply

Manually upload 100 projectiles (155mm) and 448 MACS charges in 65 minutes



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