CVR(T) 2 Roll Over Protection System

BAE Systems Safety Devices Scimitar2 CVRT ROPS

Whilst we seem to be on a vehicular theme and I am otherwise engaged sweeping up the mess on the archive posts I thought this might be of interest.

Initial Deployment

CVR(T) Scimitar 2 in Afghanistan
CVR(T) Scimitar 2 in Afghanistan

The latest modification, a rollover protection system.

CVR(T) 2.0 is of course rather top heavy so it is a case of balancing protection against IED’s with the risk of roll overs.

BAE Systems Safety Devices Scimitar2 CVRT ROPS
Safety Devices Scimitar 2 CVR(T) ROPS
BAE Systems Safety Devices Scimitar2 CVRT ROPS
Safety Devices Scimitar 2 CVR(T) ROPS
BAE Systems Safety Devices Scimitar2 CVRT ROPS
Scimitar 2 CVR(T) ROPS

I say latest, it was completed at the end of 2012, read more, click the image to read more.

Not seen this widely trailed in the media so it is always good to highlight the work of smaller UK defence organisation and evidence of the ongoing and mutually beneficial partnership between the MoD and automotive engineering industry.

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