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Type 05 / PLL-05 120mm Howitzer / Mortar

Name PLL-05 120mm self-propelled mortar howitzer
TypeSelf-propelled artillery
place of origin People's Republic of China
R & D manufacturer North Industries Corporation
Development date1999-2003
Production Date2005
Chassis 6 6 chassis
Combat weight 16.5 tons
length 6.63-6.7 m
width 2.8 m
height 2.8-3.2 m
engineGerman Deutz air-cooled diesel engine
Engine power320 hp
Power/weight19 horsepower/ton
suspensionTorsion bar
maximum road speed 80-85 km / h,
Maximum water speed 8 km / h
maximum travel 500-720 km
Main weapon120mm rifled gun
Maximum range 9.5 km high-explosive grenades
maximum range 8.5 km mortar shells a of
maximum range 1.2 km emission HEAT
Maximum rate of fire
high-explosive shells 6-8 rounds / minute
mortar shells 10 rounds / minute
HEAT 4-6 rounds / minute
Direction of fire 35
level of fire -4 ~ 80
Secondary weaponQJC-88 12.7mm caliber vehicle anti-aircraft machine gun
Crew 4 (commander, driver, gunner, loader)

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