ACE-72134 1/72 OT-62C (TOPAS-2AP) Tracked Armored Carrier model kit
OT-62C (TOPAS-2AP) is one of OT-62 tracked amphibious vehicle variants. This version has a turret similar to the Soviet BTR-60PB. Main armament is a 14.5-mm heavy machine gun mounted in the turret over the troop compartment. Secondary armament is a coaxially-mounted 7.62-mm machine gun. A practical rate of fire for the 14.5-mm gun is 150 rds/min with a basic load of 500 rounds. A practical rate of fire for the 7.62mm gun is 200 rds/min with a basic load of 1,000 to 2,000 rounds. Modified version of TOPAS-2AP carries two 82-mm mortars and their crews. The mortars have a rate of fire of 25 rds/min with a load of 50 to 100 rounds. These versions are used only by the Polish Armed Forces within the Warsaw Pact.