WhAP 8 x 8 Wheeled Armoured Platform Scale Model
WhAP 8 x 8 Wheeled Armoured Platform Scale Model is a replica model of WhAP an 8×8 wheeled armoured personnel carrier system. It is state-of-the-art and matches the capabilities of modern wheeled armoured vehicles in-service worldwide.
A mix of artisanship and pure engineering - built by proud, young designers who saw the scale model project as a way to express their admiration for DRDO's work - Made in Lacquered coated brass with anodized aluminum base with all the details of a WhAP 8 x 8 Wheeled Armoured Platform scale model is a collector's item that can adorn your study or work desk at home or at the office! Your dose of daily inspiration, with this model of WhAP 8 x 8 Wheeled Armoured Platform!
- WhAP 8 x 8 Wheeled Armoured Platform Scale Model.
- Carefully painted, extraordinary sharp markings great attention to detail; Durable
- Comes with a dust proof clear acrylic display case with wood base
- Great collectable for model spaceflight enthusiast; Also a wonderful decoration for your home, office, countertop
- Great military gift for Defence officials
- Material: Lacquered coated brass with anodized aluminum base
The vehicle is amphibious and is incorporated with features such as a high-power engine, fully automatic transmission, and an advanced driveline with hydro-gas suspension.
WhAP has cross-country mobility as well as water-obstacle negotiation capability. It can integrate different types of armaments and payloads such as a 30 mm turret [manned and Remote Controlled Weapon Station (RCWS)], a 7.62/12.7 mm RCWS, and anti-tank guided missiles.
The system is indigenously designed and developed by DRDO and manufactured by Tata Advanced Systems Ltd (TASL).
The vehicle is designed to provide a modular add-on composite armour for ballistic protection. It also provides all-around blast and mine protection up until STANAG 4569 Level 3. It has a double-floor V-type mine protection with shock-resistant seats and foot pads. It generates a power of 600 hp at 2,000 rpm and can carry 12 troops. The maximum on-road speed of the vehicle is 100 km/h. It weighs 24.5 tonne with an in-service 30 mm upgraded turret, and 21.5 tonne without the turret.