Gun Pod Weapon System

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  • Gun Pod 2
  • Gun Pod 3
  • Gun Pod 5
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  • Gun Pod 2
  • Gun Pod 3
  • Gun Pod 5

  • Description

    The Dillon Aero Gun Pod is a self-contained M134D-H weapon system that mounts to either fixed-wing or rotary-wing aircraft. It utilizes 7.62x51mm NATO ammunition with M13 links, with a 3,000-round magazine capacity and a rate of fire of 3,000 rounds per minute.

    Features:

    • Self-contained system
      • Dillon M134D-H Minigun
      • 3,000-round magazine capacity (all capacities are approximate due to individual loading techniques)
      • Rapidly removable nose and tail cone for easy gun or magazine access
      • Conformal Remote Gun Control Unit (RGCU)
      • Conformal dedicated 24 VDC Li-ion battery
      • Trickle charge capable from aircraft power
      • Quick Change Ammunition Magazine
      • Last Round Switch (approx. 100 rounds remaining) with pilot override interrupt
      • Integral bore sight adjustment +/- 2.5°
      • Mounts to 14” Standard NATO bomb rack
      • Optional Dillon hardback mount available to integrate the Gun Pod onto the standard Russian bomb rack used on Russian aircraft, Mi-24, Mi-17 etc.
      • Capable of 400 kt airspeed at sea level
    • Weight
      • 162 lb (73.5 kg) empty
      • 350 lb (158.8 kg) estimated when loaded
    • Dimensions
      • Height: 15.4” (39.1 cm)
      • Width: 13.1” (33.3 cm)
      • Length: 92.9” (236 cm) with long barrels
    • Aircraft interface cabling
      • Master arm
      • Trigger
      • Last round switch override
      • Battery trickle charge
      • Optional indicator light signals