Jump to content
Sturgeon's House


Popular Content

Showing content with the highest reputation on 08/28/2018 in all areas

  1. Sirpad

    Israeli AFVs

    Couple more of the Mk.3-based Ofek
    6 points
  2. and its armour. posted by Yuri Pasholok
    1 point
  3. Soviet tank development in the second half of the Cold War was... interesting. NATO intelligence assumed that the T-64->T-72->T-80 represented a continuous development of better and better tanks. In reality, they were three parallel developments. This obviously didn't make any sense from a logistical standpoint. It was driven by political considerations and different factions of engineers trying to grab as much glory as possible for their design bureau. The article "Why Three Tanks" by Stephen "Cookie" Sewell in this edition of Armor magazine explains it in more detail.
    1 point
  4. written there "Result of tank's tracks explosions on the T-72, Obj.219 and T-64A in equal conditions".
    1 point
  5. I've been waiting for the video games cause violence Squawking too. I wonder if there's a reason it hasn't been- -oh, wait, there's the reason.
    1 point
  6. I don't think the microfighter concept is a strong one with current technology. I also think that fighters designed by small countries are at a very large disadvantage because of the current state of engine technology. This wasn't always the case, but it is the case now. Sweden made fighters that were perfectly competitive with those of the USA and USSR throughout the Cold War, and during WWII small nations like Romania and Australia managed to turn out fighters that were perfectly competitive with those of major powers, at least for a time. I should clarify that I mean "small" in the se
    1 point
  7. Ramlaen

    General news thread

    Members of the public who have been chosen for reeducation have been infected by an ideological illness. They have been infected with religious extremism and violent terrorist ideology, and therefore they must seek treatment from a hospital as an inpatient. … The religious extremist ideology is a type of poisonous medicine, which confuses the mind of the people. … If we do not eradicate religious extremism at its roots, the violent terrorist incidents will grow and spread all over like an incurable malignant tumor.
    0 points
  • Create New...