Infantry Drills

E-41: Protection Disadvantages

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E-41. The ICV is vulnerable to all antitank fires and tanks. The effectiveness of RPG fire can be mitigated with a slat-armor application (cage) causing a premature detonation of the RPG warhead away from the hull of the ICV.

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