M113G3 Eng

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The M113G3 engineering vehicle with gun shield and MICLIC in Steel Beasts Professional

M113G3 Eng: Armored Engineer Vehicle


Statistics

HMG: 0.50 cal M2HB
Ammunition Stowage: 100 ready/ 800 stowed
Default Ammunition "A": 100/800 0.50 cal M2 AP-T


Grenade Launcher: Smoke Grenades
Ammunition Stowage: 1 ready/2 stowed
Default Ammunition: 1/2 Smoke


Armor Protection:
Frontal Turret Armor: N/A
Frontal Hull Armor: Moderate, Aluminum. Protected vs HMG


Combat Mass: 15 tonnes
Length: 5.30m
Width: 2.69m
Height: 1.85m (2.66m w/machine gun)
Engine Power: 300hp MTU 6V 183 TC22 EURO II Diesel
Top Speed: 65kph

General

A variant of the M113G3/A3, the M113G3 Engineer may be equipped with a towed Mine Clearing Line Charge (MICLIC) trailer to breach minefields. Additionally, this vehicle - along with the Engineer versions of the GTK Boxer, M2A2, MT-LB, Piranha V, TPz Fuchs 1A6, Unimog 1300L, and Ural 4320 - is able to mark cleared lanes in minefields, but must not tow a MICLIC trailer to do so, and may carry barrier material (concertina wire rolls) and construct wire obstacles (rev. 4.000).

Beginning with version 2.538 of Steel Beasts Professional, the ability to tow a MICLIC trailer is an option for this vehicle, the GTK Boxer, M2A2 Engineer, MT-LB, and TPz Fuchs 1A6 and no longer a dedicated vehicle selection. Scenarios made prior to this will need updating as any MICLIC vehicles will no longer be present, although they may still appear on the map screen. In order to equip the MICLIC trailer, select the vehicle, right-click and check 'MICLIC' under 'Options' in the popup menu.

The engineer section for the M113G3 Engineer is 7 sappers/pioneers equipped with 5.56mm rifles. Note that prior to version 3.002, carried troops are unable to dismount when towing a MICLIC trailer.

Beginning with revision 4.156 the M113G3 Engineer may be equipped with the Diehl Active Vehicle Protection System (AVePS) to enhance protection against RPG and ATGM threats.

Thermal Signature

M113G3 Engineer TIS image, front-right M113G3 Engineer TIS image, rear-left

Links

Youtube video demonstrating breaching of a mine field in Steel Beasts Pro PE