More afv recognition help please?

Discussion in 'RAC' started by diplomat, Jun 9, 2013.

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  1. diplomat

    diplomat War Hero Book Reviewer

    Again not a particularly great image I am afraid.

    Is this BTR 60/70/80? OR could it possibly be a BTR-3?

    Any assistance again much appreciated as don't have access to Jane's at moment.
     

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  2. I'd go with the 80, definitely not 60/90. Also the door between wheels 2-3 is that of the 80 as far as I can tell.
     
  3. 80A, with that turret.

    Edited cos I typed 82A for some reason!
     
  4. diplomat

    diplomat War Hero Book Reviewer

    Any ideas on this one? AFV recognition not my strong suite I am afraid?
     

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  5. diplomat

    diplomat War Hero Book Reviewer

    There is an 82A though, which is a very new upgrade version. Could it be this upgrade perhaps?
     
  6. I discounted it because it is so new, also, some of the 82As are upgraded 80As, just to add confusion!
     
  7. Chinese WMZ-551B/ Type 92
     
  8. Where ever you are they seem to be maxing out one of these;

    chinese credit card.jpg
     
  9. I recon OP is at work in MI6 and has found his bullshitted his way into a job that he isn't quite skilled for.
     
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  10. Bouillabaisse

    Bouillabaisse LE Book Reviewer

    Government cuts - they've fired all the expensive experts now they just get a grad trainee to post the pictures on arrse. The one doing aircraft uses the plane spotter thread.
     
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  11. Grumblegrunt

    Grumblegrunt LE Book Reviewer

    does that mean some of us will end up suicided in a field?
     
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  12. Bouillabaisse

    Bouillabaisse LE Book Reviewer

    Only if you spot what's going on and comment on it. Oh, wait...
     
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  13. BTR-90 with Berezhok turret
     
  14. Don't think so, the turret you mention is more of a "frying pan" with distinct (Coronet?) ATGMs on the right. BTR-90 doesn't have a box below the exhaust either.
    BTR-90_with_Berezhok_turret.jpg