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Equipment
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PG-GUARD
PG-GUARD
MISSION
Nexter is developing an armour kit that is
effective, light and adaptable to all vehicles.
PG-Guard provides effective ballistic
protection against several rocket types.
PG-Guard is economic, by virtue of its
automated manufacturing process.
TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Kit comprising one set of grids and supports weighing 11kg per m
2
- one of the smallest
solutions on the market
Supports systematically attached on existing mount points
Swivelling panels integrated in the doors allowing easy access to the vehicle
Accessibility to compartments and hatches by means of quick dismount panels
Neutralisation of rockets type PG-7 V, VL and VM
Effectiveness between 50% and 65% depending on the rocket
The reduced grid thickness gives PG-Guard limited sensitivity to the firing angle
Multi-impact effectiveness between 2 and 4 strikes per m
2
Developed and produced under license from Nexter Systems.
STATUS
Definition of a kit and mounting of a prototype on any type of vehicle within 2 months.
Mass production with production rates easily adapted to demand.
Currently fitted on AMX-10RCs.
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