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T-72 AG

Main characteristics T-72 T-72AG
Weight (t) 41.5 45.5
Max road speed (km/h) on dry natural soil road (km/h) 60 65(75 with high-speed gear-box)
Average speed 32-38 40-45
Engine power output (hp) 780 1,000 (1,200 if 6TD-2 engine is installed)
Power-to-weight ratio (hp/t) 19 21.7 (26.08)
Specific fuel consumption (g/kW-h) 245 218
Periodicity of air cleaner cassette maintenance under extreme dustyconditions (km) 300 1,000
Deep fording without preparation (m) 1.2 1.8
Commander's sight
Type observation device TKN-3 day/night sight TKN-4S
Target detection range (m)
-by day 2,000 5,000
-at night 400 700
Field-of-view stabilization no in one axis
Fire control override mode no yes
Gunner's day sight
Type TPD-K1 1G46
Target detection range (m) 4,000 5,000
Field-of-view stabilization in one axis in two axes
Line-of-sight stabilization error (mrad) 0.5 0.2
Magnification 8 (fixed) 2.7 to 12 (zooming)
Gunner's night sight
Type TPN-3 (passive/active) TPN-4 (passive) or thermal imager
Target detection range (m) 400 (without illumination) 1,200 or 3,000
Effective firing range (m)
APFSDS 1,800 2,500
Guided missile no 5,000
Tank ballistic computer no yes

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