Scania M41 APC
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Scania APC
Copyright M. McNamaraCurragh Historical Group
Background
A small number of Scanias were aqcuired on loan from the Swedes during operations in the Congo in the early '60s.

The Scania was a WWII design with an open topped trop compartment.

Some Scanias are still in use today, although it is unclear if Sweden operates any, some Baltic states were presented with them after they acieved independence following the collapse of the Soviet Union. These vehicles have been modernised and an armoured roof has been added to the troop compartment.
Vehicle Specification
Crew 2+ Driver and Commander/Gunner
Armament 8mm MG Typical (Ring or Turret) .
Unladen Weight Kg Kg
Combat Weight Kg Kg with Up-Armour Option
Length mm .
Width mm .
Height mm Hull
Ground Clearance mm under hull mm under axle
Max. Speed kph Open road
Max. Speed in Water kph Propeller Driven
Cruise Speed kph .
Range Km Open road
Max. Vertical Step mm .
Max. Trench 2,000 mm .
Max. Gradient % .
Max. Side Slope % .
Armour . .
Ballistic Protection 7.62 mm AP at 30 m, All Round 12.7 mm AP at 100 m, 60 deg. Fontal Arc
Ballistic Protection mm AP at 500 m, All Round mm KBA APP-T at 500 m, 60 deg. Fontal Arc
Ballistic Protection kg TNT Anywhere under the Vehicle
Engine Vabis bhp/ Kw
Transmission . .
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