FV4204 Chieftain ARRV

The FV4204 ARV is based upon the hull and suspension of the FV4201 Chieftain Mark 5. The ARRV is essentially the ARV plus an Atlas crane.

Armament 1 x 7.62 mm L37A1 Machine Gun, 2 x 6-barrel smoke dischargers, 2 x 4-barrel smoke dischargers;
Crew 4 + 1;
Weight in action (ARRV with crane) 55,640 kg;
Length (travelling with blade) 8.57 m;
Height 3.43 m; Width (over blade) 3.53 m;
Width (over tracks) 3.33 m;
Track width 0.61 m;
Ground clearance approx. 0.5 m;
Maximum road speed 42.2 km/h;
Range (roads) 400-500 km; Range (cross-country) 200-300 km;
Engine type Leyland L60 No 4 Mark 8A diesel; Engine power 750 bhp at 2,100 rpm;
Engine capacity 19 litres;
Fuel capacity 955 litres;

Ammunition capacity 7.62 mm - 1,600 rounds, Smoke grenades - 20.

 

 

 

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