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Dhanush 155mmX45 Calibre Gun

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Dhanush 155mmX45 Calibre Gun


TECHNICAL PARAMETERS OF 155MM/45 CAL ‘DHANUSH’

  1. CALIBRE :         155MM/45 CAL

 

  1. CHAMBER CAPACITY :         23 LITERS

 

  1. RANGE :         > 36 KMS

 

  1. AMMUNITION :         ERFB BB, ERFB BT, HEER,

HE 77B, SMOKE (ER), ILLUMINATION (ER)

 

  1. CHARGE SYSTEM :         BI-MODULAR CHARGE SYSTEM,

BAG CHARGE SYSTEM

 

  1. DIRECT FIRING :         DAY AND NIGHT CAPABILITY WITH A

UNIFIED DIRECT AIMING SIGHT COMPRISING OF DAY CAMERA, T.I. SIGHT & EYE-SAFE L.R.F.

  1. RATE OF FIRING
    1. BURST :         3 RDS IN 30 SECONDS
    2. INTENSE :         12 RDS IN 3 MINS

 

  1. ACCURACY AND CONSISTENCY OF FIRING
    1. INDIRECT FIRE
      1. ACCURACY :         ≤ 1.0%
      2. CONSISTENCY :         (AA) RANGE        :         ≤ 0.8%

(AB) LINE             :         ≤ 0.2%

 

  1. DIRECT FIRE :         TO ACHIEVE FIRST OR SECOND

ROUND HIT ON TANK SIZE TARGET

OF 3M X 3M

  1. MAX SPEED
  • TOWED : 70 KMPH
  • SELF PROPELLED : > 5 KMPH

 


STATE OF THE ART GUN SYSTEM “DHANUSH” – SALIENT FEATURES

 

  • INDIGENOUS CONTENT OF 81% LEADING TO EASE OF MAINTENANCE & SPARES AVAILABILITY

 

  • ALL TERRAIN AUTONOMOUS GUN SYSTEM

 

  • PRECISE TARGETING AT LONGER RANGE

 

  • WIDE RANGE OF AMMUNITION AND CHARGE SYSTEM

 

  • BURST AND INTENSE RATE OF FIRE

 

  • SHOOT AND SCOOT CAPABILITY

 

  • HIGH MANEOUVERABILITY

 

  • EQUIPPED WITH ‘ADVANCED GUN SIGHTING SYSTEM (AGSS)’

 

  • EQUIPPED WITH ‘ARTY GUN AIMING AND POSITIONING SYSTEM’ (AGAPS)

 

  • PRECISE ORIENTATION AND FIXATION BY GPS AIDED INERTIAL NAVIGATION SYSTEM

 

  • MUZZLE VELOCITY DATA MANAGEMENT FOR ACCURATE TARGET ENGAGEMENT
  • AUTO LAYING OF GUN SYSTEM

 

  • COMPATIBLE WITH ARTY COMMAND CONTROL & COMMUNICATION SYSTEM (ACCCS)