The T-80UK tank provides command and control capability for field commanders and enable communications with superior command. It is similar to the T-80U but has a number of additional features. It is fitted with the Shtora-1 countermeasures suite also fitted on the T-90 tank. This system includes infrared jammer, laser warning system, grenade discharging system and a computerized control system. Operational range is 200m.
The tank has a combined symmetric dipole antenna for both UHF and HF communications. This increases range when the tank is stationary – up to 40km for the R-163-50U radio and 350 km for the R-163-50K radio. An AB-1-P28 1kW benzene generator is provided to power communications when the tank is stationary. T-80UK also has a more advanced fire control system, automatic loader for the gun, built-in turret ERA.
Item No 09578
Item Name Russian T-80UK MBT
Bar Code 9580208095783
Item Type Plastic Model Armor Kit
Model Brief Length: 278.9mm Width: 104.8mm
Total Parts 1170+
Metal Parts copper cable
Photo Etched Parts 1 piece
Film Parts n/a
Resin Parts n/a
Total Sprues 32 sprues , lower hull and turret
This is a scale plastic model kit, assembly required. Paints and glue not included.