BMP 3 2A70 100mm shells have incorrect/only 2km range
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CUP_0_BMP3 2A70 gun have only 2km zeroing(you can manually aim in the sky and launch shell maximum up to 2,3km)
CUP have first generation of bmp 3 so it should use 3UOF17/32 shells that have minimum 4km range
https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/2%D0%9070

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CUP_0_BMP3
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knk62 created this task.Feb 18 2020, 7:23 PM
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pretty sure that's some value derived from the ATGM rounds' range, unless you can provide some authoritative source on this im gonna say that's false.

knk62 added a comment.Feb 18 2020, 8:43 PM

pretty sure that's some value derived from the ATGM rounds' range, unless you can provide some authoritative source on this im gonna say that's false.

well.that is official KBP manufacture information website.
http://www.kbptula.ru/ru/razrabotki-kbp/kompleksy-vooruzheniya-legkobronirovannoj-tekhniki-i-tankov/3uof19
first generation 3UOF17 shell have range of 4km with explosion from contact
second generation 3UOF19 shell have range of 6,5km with explosion from contact
third/future genertion 3UOF19-1 shell have range of 6,5km programmable with airburst explosion capability

knk62 added a comment.EditedFeb 19 2020, 5:25 AM

updated
here is second factory that produce them info on main website page
http://www.kurganmash.ru/en/machines/bmp3/serial_bmp3/
updated
here is official KBP tula promotion video of BMD 4/4M(based on BMP 3/M turret)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ojcunj94FSk
at 2:25 time they shooting from 2A70 cannon shell from 3,8km range

please if you tell me what exactly specific information you need would be easier for me to find

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