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David Moyes

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  1. oh god how did these get here im bad with computer
  2. @Stimpy75 Use the "Insert image from URL" button in the bottom right of the post panel.
  3. Nexter Group and John Cockerill unveil new VBCI 8x8 armored vehicle fitted with 30mm weapon station https://www.armyrecognition.com/defense_news_september_2020_global_security_army_industry/nexter_group_and_john_cockerill_unveils_new_vbci_8x8_armored_fitted_with_a_30mm_weapon_station.html
  4. WFEL's New Boxer Facility --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- UK Boxer Variants
  5. Assertive Machine Gun https://twitter.com/JonHawkes275/status/1309083416747532289/photo/1
  6. It is known that the British Army waved Australia away from down-selecting Ajax IFV for Land 400 Ph 3. "Don't do it" was the message.
  7. Hungarian Government confirms Lynx KF41 numbers: 218 vehicles, 172 built locally
  8. https://www.dsei.co.uk/__media/libraries/east-theatre/Dan-Lindell.pdf
  9. Diagrams from student theses: 1. Compartment for equipment and diesel heater. 2. Compartments for equipment and oil cans. 3. Tray for equipment. 4. Air passage from engine compartment and exhaust pipe entrance. 5. Air passage between exhaust pipe and fan chamber, with wading hatch. 6. Main fan, exhaust air. 7. Input Scavenger channel. 8. AC system. Figure 1.2. The band shelf in cross section from the side. Kylare = Cooler 4.2 Exhaust and cooling systems The exhaust system enters the belt shelf adjacent to the engine compartment, then the exhaust pipes follow the tape shelf along a channel all the way back where it finally opens. The exhaust pipes have a temperature at about 550 ° C and is covered with insulation. The temperature in the estuary is about 500 ° C. The operating system for air cooling in the belt shelf is a fan at the back that draws air away the engine compartment and through the entire belt rack. The flow is currently about 230 l / s. The engine cooling is a system with cooling water that after passing out of the engine passes along the tape shelf. The temperature of the cooling water is approximately 100 ° C. The engine air cooling system is located in the front of the engine compartment and the air intake is on top the hood. When the air is filtered, debris and particles that must be blown away, the fan gets stuck who performs that work is called Scavenger and blows out the unclean air on the right side of the carriage. Final drive cooling http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:ltu:diva-49985 http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:ltu:diva-47224
  10. British Army to test Hybrid-Electric AFVs https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/british-military-tests-out-eco-friendly-vehicles-hxpxkl0lq https://supacat.com/newsevents/news/uk-mod-awards-contract-demonstrate-electric-drive-jackal-vehicles/
  11. Ajax Trials ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Challenger 1 120mm APFSDS Accuracy at 1.5, 2 & 3 km
  12. KMW details new Boxer Leguan bridging module This Drive Module doesn't have a visible exhaust. A3 feature? https://www.janes.com/defence-news/news-detail/kmw-details-new-boxer-leguan-bridging-module
  13. I'm aware. Just theorising how the article came to this conclusion.
  14. Rheinmetall – MBT 130 mm Gun fitted to Challenger 2 LEP Also shows a larger armour array fitted to the turret. Not sure if this is for LEP or RBSL looking to export or to increase scope of LEP: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Challenger 2 ATDU - Early 90's --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- British Companies to Manufacture Military Vehicles in Algeria? An editorial in a Spanish newspaper mentions that British companies are setting up to manufacture military vehicles in Algeria. I haven't heard anything about this is British news and Algeria seems focused on buying German (Fuchs-2, Boxer, Lynx 41? Gladius kit). I wonder if this is Rheinmetall/KMW working through RBSL/WFEL/others to avoid German/EU regulations? https://www.elespanol.com/reportajes/20200719/mohamed-vi-reino-unido-desafia-espana-marroqui/506199908_0.html
  15. First Ajax-Family AFV Accepted for Service ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Foxhounds with Crowd-Control Modifications https://twitter.com/Official_REME/status/1286013141139066880/photo/2
  16. US Army seeks to compete as OMFV prime, industry unnerved https://www.janes.com/defence-news/news-detail/us-army-seeks-to-compete-as-omfv-prime-industry-unnerved
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