Toucan II

Manufacturer: Nexter  
Product type: Turrets  
Name: Turret  

The two-man Toucan II turret was designed by Giat Industries (now Nexter Systems) for the AMX-10P IFV.

The gunner sits on the left and commander on the right. Both their hatch covers open to either side. The commander has an M371 sight with magnifications of ×1 and ×6, a direct sight for anti-aircraft use and an external sight for direct fire.

The gunner has an OB 40 day/night periscope (using image intensification) with a day magnification of ×6 (10 field-of-view) and a night magnification of ×5 (7 field-of-view). The gunner's OB 40 sight can be replaced by an M406 day sight with magnifications of ×2 and ×6 or an OB 37 image intensification sight with a magnification of ×6. The commander and gunner have seven periscopes for all-round observation.

The commander has a telescopic sight, a direct anti-aircraft sight, and a direct-fire external sight. The gunner has a periscope with various possible sight combinations. The commander and gunner also have seven periscopes for all-around view.

Property Value
Main weapon caliber (mm)

Included in:
Product Amount
AMX-10P (Infantry fighting vehicle)

Has folowing part:
Total Amount
M693 (F2) (Gun)

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Toucan II
Toucan II
Toucan II