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LAV III (8 x 8) armored personnel carrier

Country of Origin: Canada


This LAV III 8 x 8 wheeled armored vehicle is an improvement of the original LAV-25 design. It has a larger chassis than its predecessor.

The hull of the LAV III is made from all-welded, high-hardness steel armor, which protects against small-arms fire and shell splinters. Protection can be increased with add-on armor.

The driver is seated at the front left and has an adjustable seat and single-piece hatch cover. In front of this are three day periscopes that provide observation...

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