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Overhead Manual Turret Multi-Weapon (OMT-MW)

Country of Origin: South Africa


The Overhead Manual Turret Multi-Weapon (OMT-MW) is a gun station designed for integration with armored vehicles. The system was first shown integrated on the RG-35 mine-protected vehicle.

The manually operated turret can be armed with a 12.7-mm machine gun, 7.62-mm machine gun or 40-mm automatic grenade launcher. Two banks of two 76-mm smoke-grenade launchers are also fitted. The system weighs between 880 lb (400 kg) and 990 lb (450 kg) depending on the weapon installed.


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