The first “Chobam” armoured tank to enter service in 1979 with it’s distinctive angular shape.. The first batch of 1000 used the 105mm gun with new DU ammunition available. The gas-turbine powered tank was a huge step change in technolgy (Can be built with crew out or buttoned up).
Often refered to as VADS, based on the M113, it’s Vulcan cannon is capable of 4000 rpm. The turret is powered and has a radar rangefinder but realies on operator skill and clear weather to hit aircraft targets. Used in the Veitnam war and the Isreali Lebonon conflict.
The Light gun was designed as a replacement for the 25pdr field gun. It has a unusual barrel forward towing system that creates a compact and stable trailer. The weapon can fire at extreme elevations and has been updated with sophisticated fire control systems. Used by 18 nations including the USMC
The HMMVW or Humvee came into service in 1984. The Humvee gradualy replaced the Ford MUT and military light trucks as troop, weapons and cargo carrier. Over 190, 000 have been built and sold around the world. The M966 TOW carrier version had basic light composite armour giving some protection against spinters.