40 mm WEGMANN-Protection System
Adaptable and self-sufficient light protection system against threats from a distance of 20 meters.
The 40 mm WEGMANN-Launching System enables an efficient concealing from enemy reconnaissance and enemy fire when adapted to a modern weapon station or in independent use as a vehicle protection system, or for the protection of buildings/objects or for camp defense.
In the version as a smoke grenade launching device, the protection system offers an effective passive protection for the vehicle and crew through the electronically controlled firing of half and full salvoes. The agent of the smoke grenades disrupt the enemy surveillance of the vehicle with day and night vision devices as well as the target acquisition and pursuit of the vehicle.
Furthermore, in the version as a multipurpose launching system, the protection system is optimized for the use of enhanced munitions with new detonators and possible special charges. The special charges are fired singly.