T-85 Negiri MBT

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T-85 Negiri

Negiri Tank in a military excercise
Type Main Battle Tank
Place of origin  Aferi
Service history
In service 1997-Present
Used by  Aferi
Wars the Dégri War
Production history
Designer Tyka Menelik
Designed 27/9/1998
Manufacturer Aferi State Arms Manufacturing
Unit cost $3-4 Million USD
Produced 1999-Present
Number built 300
Weight 42 Tonnes
Length 9.3 metres (31 ft) (Gun forwards)
 length 7 metres (23 ft) (Hull)
Width 3.59 m (11 ft 9 in)
Height 2.23 m (7 ft 4 in)
Crew 3

Armor composite armour
125 mm 2A46
7.62 mm Coax Machine gun

12.7 mm NSVT Anti-Aircraft Machine Gun

Engine V-12 Diesel
Power/weight 18.8 hp/tonne
Transmission Syncromesh,

Hydraulically assisted, with seven forward and one reverse gears.

Suspension Torsion Bar
Ground clearance 0.49 m (19 in)
Fuel capacity 1,200 L (320 U.S. gal; 260 imp gal)
500 kilometres (310 mi), 700 km (430 mi) with fuel drums
Speed 60 km/h (37 mph)

The T-85 Negiri is a Aferi Second Generation main battle tank built by Aferi State Arms Manufacturing as an update to the older T-55 tanks that were in use at the time. The first model was completed in October 1999 and it first saw action in the Dégri War.