M60A3 MBT

M60A3 MBT (HM84G)

Location: Annville, PA 17003 Lebanon County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 25.783', W 76° 34.324'

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This M60A3 Main Battle Tank (MBT) is a fully tracked, armored, combat vehicle operated by a crew of four consisting of a driver, gunner, loader, and a tank commander. The vehicle is powered by a 750 horsepower V-12 air cooled compression ignition diesel engine. It has a 105mm main gun system and carries 63 rounds for the main gun on board. The vehicle is further equipped with a deep water fording kit.

The tank's suspension system, with six road wheels per side, is torsion bar sprung. The main armament, the 105mm gun, is mounted on a 360-degree turret. Secondary armament included a .50 caliber machine gun in the commander's cupola. There is a coaxially mounted 7.62mm machine gun, and a M-239 smoke grenade launcher. The M-60 Tank is equipped with three night vision periscopes. The basic statistics of the M-60 MBT are as follows:

Builder: Chrysler Defense Systems
Length: 27 feet
Width: 12 feet
Height: 11 feet
Weight: 54 tons
Cost: $872,745 in 1993
Speed: 30 miles per hour
Range: 240 miles
Magazines: 63 rounds of 105mm; 6,000 rounds of 7.62mm machine gun; 940 rounds of .50 machine gun ammunition.
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HM NumberHM84G
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Placed ByPennsylvania National Guard Military Museum
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Date Added Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 12:27am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 366651 N 4476639
Decimal Degrees40.42971667, -76.57206667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 25.783', W 76° 34.324'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 25' 46.98" N, 76° 34' 19.44" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1805 N SR 934, Annville PA 17003, US
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