AMN 233114 MULTIPURPOSE ARMORED VEHICLE Tiger-M
The armored vehicles of the Tiger family produced on the Arzamas Machine-Building Plant conveyor are constantly being improved. Not so long ago, another improved model of a multipurpose armored vehicle (AMN) was developed, tested and put into mass production, which received the designation of Tiger-M AMN 233114. The vehicle was created by the Military Engineering Center designers in accordance with the specifications set by the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation in order to expand the scope of the Tiger special vehicle.
The main feature of the vehicle new modification is that it is equipped with a domestic diesel engine YAMZ-5347-10. The engine is turbocharged and air-cooled, it can use a variety of fuels and develops a power of 215 hp. In addition, the new model eliminated the shortcomings identified during the operation and combat use of this vehicle previous options, as well as took into account the additional requirements of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation.
The vehicle is designed for transporting personnel and various cargoes, towing trailed systems, as well as mounting weapons and military equipment.
Many improvements have been made to the design of the Tiger-M AMN 233114 vehicle, aimed at increasing its operational properties, reliability, ergonomics, and security. So, due to the use of the axles new design with forcibly locked gear bevel differentials, the vehicle's permeability on low-bearing soils is significantly increased. The use of new brake gears, as well as the installation of a pneumatic mountain brake, significantly increased the efficiency of the vehicle's braking system. To protect the engine from small arms bullets, the vehicle hood is made armored.
In addition, crossbar locks for all doors and improved seals on them, air conditioning system, and filtering unit, pre-heater with increased heating capacity (16 kW) are installed on the Tiger-M AMN 233114 vehicle.
The cabin of the Tiger-M vehicle can accommodate nine people.