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M577A3 Command Post Carrier Specifications

 Weight, combat loaded   31,800 lb. (14,424 kg)
 Curb weight  26,430 lb. (11,989 kg)
 Personnel capacity  8
 Fuel tank capacity  95 gallons (360 liters)
 Ground pressure  8.1 psi (0.57 kg/cm2)

 Basic hull  5083 Aluminum
 Bolt-on armor (Top, Side, Belly)  Passive
 Spall suppressant  Composite panel

Mast, Telescoping
 Uses standard kit antenna head RC-292, OE-254/GRC
 Power  Pneumatic
 Extended head height  30 feet
 Extend time  35 seconds
 Power source  Electric pump w/ remote
 Back-up Power  Hand Pump

 Speed on land  40 mi/h (64.37 km/h)
 Cruising range  300 mi (483 km)
 Turning radius  Axle to infinite
 Slope  60%
 Side slope  30%
 Trench crossing  86 in. (218 cm)
 Vertical wall climbing  24 in. (61 cm)
 Braking (20-0 mi/h)  40 ft.

 Make and model  Detroit Diesel 6V53T
 Type  Two stroke cycle
 Displacement  318 in.3 (5.2 liter)
 Fuel  Diesel (DF2)
 Rated horsepower  275 hp
 Gross horsepower-to-weight ratio  17.3 hp/ton (19.3 hp/metric ton)

Transmission, Automatic
 Make and model Allison X200-4
 Type Hydrokinetic
 Steering  Hydrostatic
 Brake type  Multiple wet plate

Running Gear
 Suspension  Torsion bar
 Road wheels  6 per side, 24 inch diameter (61 cm)
 Track type  Steel single pin, detachable rubber pad
 Number of shoes  72 left, 73 right
 Track pitch  6 in. (15.2 cm)
 Track width  15 in. (38 cm)
 Shock absorbers  3 per side
 Wheel travel  9.0 in. (22.9 cm)

Electrical System
 Alternator  200 amperes
 Voltage 28 vdc
 Batteries 4, type 6TL, 120 amp-hr, 12-volt each

Fire Extinguishers
 Fixed  5 lb. (2.3 kg) CO2 for engine compartment
 Portable  5 lb. (2.3 kg) CO2

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