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Models and pictures of Soviet MBT designs from 80s. Object 477A, Object 490 Buntar and Object 299.


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   Andrey's article about Object 490A, eng. version

http://btvt.info/7english/490A_eng.htm

 

   New - 152 mm gun version of Object 490A

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   APS (different systems were considered), version from 1984 with "proto-Shtandart" APS

Active protection - the installation options "Arena", "Dozd" [Rain], "Standart" were considered.  APS provided protection against ATGM, RPG, artillery shells [HEAT], APSDS and submunitions (attack from above).  Protective shots were placed around the perimeter of the tank hull.  Radar - on the sides of the turret.

 

A variant of the Object â490Aâ Boxer tank with 152 mm gun and future âStandartâ APS

 

   Object 490 version with 3 man crew

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   Supply/ammocarrier vehicle for Object 490

Wooden model of the tank Object â490â and a reloading and supply vehicle on itâs chassis designed by E. A. Morozov, 1:10. Soviet 80s Future tank projects. Object â490â, Object â490Aâ (Rebel), â490Aâ with 152 mm gun (Boxer).

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adding ":large" to end of url of pic uploaded on twitter allows to get a larger version of it, with resolution limited to 2048x2048 instead of 1200x675 pix
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D_qwfwPUYAIVr21.jpg:large


and btw it also seems possible to upload and see on twitter pics at resolution up to 4096x4096 - with links like this one: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D_segYMWkAAsLcD?format=jpg&name=4096x4096
which i got looking at post with this image via mobile.twitter.com


and also it seems possible to get the same image limited to 4096x4096 by adding ":4096x4096" to end of regular link
like this: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D_segYMWkAAsLcD.jpg:4096x4096

and even more than that - by adding ":orig", like this

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DpAZnMDXUAQ_DlZ.jpg:orig
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DpAZnMDXUAQ_DlZ?format=jpg&name=orig

obviously, one can't get picture larger than it's original resolution,
and so far I haven't found any pics longer of wider than 2048 pix, uploaded before mid-May of this year. photos posted as early as August of 2014 turn out to be  longer and/or wider than 2048pix, like one in this post for example https://twitter.com/USArmy/status/505105128085393409

 

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   3d model of Object 490A, version with 152 mm gun and hard kill APS. Model was likely based on black and white photos of wooden model from Andrey BT's site. Vehicle was in development in early-mid 80s, before ERA was put into service (thats why it doesn't have it).

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