Cased Telescopic Weapon System

Discussion in 'Weapons, Equipment & Rations' started by Doug97, Apr 27, 2006.

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  1. What are the chances that the CTWS will be selected as part of the Warrior Lethality Improvement Programme?

    Does anybody have any first-hand experience with the gun? If so, what's it like? Is it reliable?



  2. God knows, if it's similair to the one on the M2/3, then I've only had a wee cabby firing it, belt fed dual feed, much niceness
  3. I believe it's supposed to be completely different to ordinary cannons - the bushmaster 25mm which you've seen is the top one in the image, you can see that even the it's 40mm, the CTWS is more compact. That's to do with the totally different way in which rounds are fed into it (see second pic).