What is a T-62?

For the gas turbine engine, see Solar T62. The T-62 is a Soviet main battle tank that was first introduced in 1961. As a further development of the T-55 series, the T-62 retained many similar design elements of its predecessor including low profile and thick turret armour.

How many APS does a t-62t-46 have?

T-62T-46LC-1 TJ-50 APS 1000 APS 2100 APS 500 APS 500R T-62T-46-2 T-62T-40-8 Jet Fuel Starter APS 3200 11-2013T-62T-2A1 & T-62T-16B/B1 spare parts exclusive Distributor

Why didn’t the T-62 tank sell as well as the T55?

According to military author Bryan Perrett, the T-62 never enjoyed the commercial success of the T-54/T-55 series for numerous reasons. First, the T-62 was more than twice the price of the T-55, and many Warsaw Pact nations passed on the new tank because they did not feel that the improvements inherent in it warranted the cost.

How does the T-62 compare to the M48 Patton?

Although the upper glacis armour of the T-62 is nominally thinner than that of an M48 Patton (110mm at 60 degrees) or an M60 (93.2mm at 65 degrees) or an M60A1 (109mm at 65 degrees), the T-62 uses RHA steel instead of cast steel, and not only that, the hardness of its RHA steel was significantly harder than that of American cast steel at the time.


Can a T-62 be converted into a flamethrower?

TO-62 – T-62 converted into a flamethrower tank. The flamethrower has an effective range of 100 meters and is mounted coaxially with the 115 mm gun. IT-1 (Ob’yekt 150) – T-62 converted into a tank destroyer ( istrebitel’ tankov ).

How do I use the Talkabout T62?

At home, on the campsite, at a festival or simply hiking, the TALKABOUT T62 keeps you in touch. The easy pairing button makes setup a breeze and with USB charging, you can power up in a more convenient way.

What kind of ammo can a T-62 tank fire?

The T-62 was armed with the world’s first smoothbore tank gun, giving it considerably greater muzzle velocity than the Western 90 mm and 105 mm tank guns of its time. It can fire BM-3 APFSDS-T, BK-4, BK-4M HEAT and OF-18 Frag-HE rounds. The 115 mm gun introduced the first successful APFSDS ammunition, albeit with a steel penetrator.