VT-55A Recovery Tank

The VT-55 recovery tank is an armoured tracked vehicle designed to recover and tow immobile tanks and other vehicles in different terrain conditions. The VT-55 is designed on a T-55 chassischassis. The winch towing power is 735 kN (75Mp). It is utilized to lift loads of up to 1600/2000 kg (depends on the crane type).


Basic technical data

Weight 35,000 kg
Engine type V 55A, V-12 cylinders
Engine output 426 kW
Max. firing speed 50 km/h
Cable working length 200 mm
Cable diameter 28 mm
Crane payload 1,600/2,000 kg
Welding apparatus 140–230 A
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