Cookie Consent by Privacy Policies Generator

YPR-765 PRI


AIFV-B-C25


Overview


YPR-765 PRI

A 25mm KBA autocannon is the main armament of the Dutch YPR-765 PRI infantry fighting vehicle.
Source: Shinecommerce @ www.kr.blog.yahoo.com - © copyright lies with original owner

Origin
Netherlands
Type
Mechanized infantry combat vehicle
Entered service
Late 1970's
Status
In service
Development
Mid 1970's
Developer
United States - FMC Corporation
Production
1970's - 1980's
Producer
United States - FMC Corporation
Netherlands - DAF / RSV / RDM
Number produced
636 YPR-765 PRI
Designations
PRI / Pantser Rups Infanterie
Dutch for "tracked vehicles for infantry use"
YPR-765 PRI
Dutch model
AIFV-B-C25
Belgian model

Details


Facts YPR-765 PRI
General
Origin
Netherlands
Type
Mechanized infantry fighting vehicle
Crew
3 + 7 (commander, driver, gunner, 7 troops)
Dimensions
Weight
13.7 t combat load
11.4 t empty
Length
5.26 m
Width
2.82 m
Height
2.79 m overall
2.62 m turret roof
Main armament
Type
25mm KBA-B02 autocannon
Mount
Turret
Ammunition
324 rounds, 180 ready to fire
Elevation
-10 to +50 degrees, powered, 60 degrees/s
Traverse
360 degrees, powered, 60 degrees/s
Secondary armament
Type
7.62mm MAG machine gun
Mount
Coaxial with main armament
Ammunition
1.840 rounds, 230 ready to fire
Traverse
Elevation and traverse as main armament
Chassis
Chassis type
Tracked chassis, 5 roadwheels
Drive sprocket front and idler rear
Ground pressure
0.67 kg/cm^2
Suspension
Torsion bar
Automotive
Engine
Detroit Diesel 6V-53T V6 liquid-cooled diesel
267 hp at 2.800 rpm
Transmission
TX100-1A
Automatic, 3 forward, 1 reverse
Fuel
416 L
Mobility
Speed
61 km/h on road
6 km/h afloat
Range
490 km
Power to weight ratio
19.5 hp/t
Turn radius
8.5 m
Obstacle crossing
Ground clearance
0.43 m
Wall
0.6 m
Trench
1.6 m
Gradient
60 %
Slope
30 %
Fording
Amphibious
Protection
Armor type
Aluminum with steel spaced applique armor
NBC system
Yes
Smoke
6x smoke grenade discharger
Equipment
Night vision
Yes, passive, changed to thermal after refit

Related articles


YPR-765 PRAT

The YPR-765 PRAT is a tank destroyer version of the YPR-765. It is fitted with a twin launcher for TOW anti-tank missiles.

25mm Oerlikon KBA

The Oerlikon KBA is the primary armament of the YPR-765 PRI. It fires the 25x137mm NATO round at a cyclic rate of fire of 600 rpm.