For example, the ZSU-23-4 Shilka self-propelled anti-aircraft guns, among which were samples that received impressive additional protection, modernized first-generation infantry fighting vehicles with additional machine gun armament and armor, etc.
You can also remember the “Syrian Terminator” or “Machine Gun Tank”. The first images of this car appeared on the Web in the spring of 2015. It is not yet known exactly what was the basis for it. According to some sources, the T-72, whose turret with a 125-mm gun was significantly damaged, and it was not possible to restore it, according to others, the seventy-second running simulator for training driver mechanics.
Military craftsmen mounted a rotating wheelhouse with circular armor on the roof of the hull, placing a quadruple 14.5-mm ZPU-4 anti-aircraft machine gun in it, which in some sources is called a “combat broom”.
The maximum firing range of this weapon is 2000 meters, the full rate of fire is up to 2400 shots per minute. Crew – three people.
The hull and landing gear are modified, previously tested on the local modification of the T-72M1, known under the designation Adra. Containers with filler and a special ram designed for making passages in barricades appeared in the frontal part of the hull.
The machine has proven itself in battles, including during operations conducted in urban areas.