|Name:||Remote controlled weapon station|
Arbalet-DM (Arbalet - Crossbow) - remote controlled weapon station (RCWS), armed with a 12.7 mm machine gun.
RCWS developed by a private firm Oruzhejnye Masterskie in conjunction with the Kovrov electromechanical plant. It was shown at the RAE-2015 exhibition.
Arbalet-DM gross weight is about 250 kg. The main armament - a 6P49 12.7-mm machine gun, which has a rate of fire up to 600 rounds per minute. Sighting range at ground targets and objectives reached - 2,000 m in the daytime and 1,500 m in the night. Ammunition - up to 450 shots.
Additionally, to enhance the security of the vehocle, to the Arbalet-DM RCWS can be mounted 4 smoke grenade launchers.
The fire control system includes a gunner sighting system PC-SU IPTSYU.201219.026 with low-level TV camera that provides a range of detection and identification of the target sample with a narrow field of vision - not less than 2500 m. The laser rangefinder has a range of measuring ranges: 100-3000 m.
Arbalet-DM was tested for armored vehicles Typhoon, Tiger, MT-LB multipurpose tractor and ANT-1000R robotic systems. It is expected it will begin to enter in the army service in 2016.