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17pdr SP Achilles Mk Ic (M10)
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No: 993   Contributor: Alf van Beem   Year: 2010   Manufacturer: GMC / Allison   Country: Belgium
17pdr SP Achilles Mk Ic (M10)

This tank is actualy a British variant of the M10. They mounted a better Ordnance QF 17 pounder Mark V anti-tank gun in a modified turret. The 17 pounder was of a similar bore but had a superior armor penetration. It was used by the British, Canadian and Polish armies.
Here you can clearly see the difference of the gun, which is the muzzle brake and a small counterweight bolted to the gun barrel.
See picture #992 also.
See picture #212 for info on the M10 Achilles.
Picture added on 23 March 2010 at 09:03
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