SU-100 L Gun
1963 - Soviet T-62 MBT
Gun: 1 - 115 mm smooth bore main gun
1 - 7.62 mm coaxial MG
1 - 12.7 mm AA MG
Engine: V2-62 V-12 water-cooled, diesel 520 hp
Speed: 31 mph
Range; 279 miles
approx. 37 tons
Developed from the T-55 MBT. In widespread service, over 20,000 built in 10-year production run.
Upgraded T-55. More powerful gun and more dependable engine. The T-62 has an automatic shell ejection system which ejects the
shell casings through a port in the rear of the turret.
It can be equipped with a snorkel to ford a depth of 5 meters. Has full
NBC system, fire suppression and detection, night vision equipment
and the ability to generate a smoke screen by injecting diesel fuel
into the left side exhaust.