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Platt Skate Mount

Platt Skate Mount provides the gunner with a rear and side-firing weapon mount capability designed to withstand harsh operating environments.

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Currently fitted to Australian Army G-Wagon 6x6 Surveillance Reconnaissance Vehicles, the Platt Skate Mount provides the gunner with a rear and side-firing weapon mount capability designed to withstand harsh operating environments.

The Platt Skate Mount is ideal for applications where reduced weight and ease of operation are paramount. The Platt Skate Mount has adjustable of arcs of fire and accommodates the MAG-58/M240 7.62mm medium machine gun or Minimi/M249 5.56mm light machine gun.


Technical Specifications

Specifications of Platt Skate Mount (minus weapon/ammunition)

Weight: 40kg

Elevation: +30°

Depression: -10° (-30° secondary depression limit)

Traverse: 348° (adjustable on carriage at 30° increments; adjustable on yoke at 15° increments)

Weapon Compatibility: MAG-58/M240 7.62mm general purpose machine gun

                                  Minimi/M249 5.56mm light machine gun 

 

Ready Use Ammunition Capacity: 200rd of 7.62mm; 200rd of 5.56mm 

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