2A45 Sprut (Kraken) Technical Specifications
Service Year: 1989
Type: Towed Anti-Tank (AT) Gun System
National Origin: Russia
Manufacturer(s): Artillery Plant No. 9 - Soviet Union / Russia
Design (Crew Space, Dimensions, Weight, and Systems)
Operating Crew: 7
Length: 23.36 feet (7.12 meters)
Width: 8.73 feet (2.66 meters)
Height: 6.86 feet (2.09 meters)
Operating Weight: 7 tons (6,500 kg; 14,330 lb)
Nuclear / Biological / Chemical Protection: None.
Nightvision Equipment: None.
Installed Power and Standard Road Performance
Engine(s): None. This is a towed artillery piece.
Armament and Ammunition
1 x 125mm gun barrel
Dependent upon ammunition carrier.
Global Operators / Customers
Belarus (former); Mexico; Russia; Singapore; Soviet Union; Ukraine
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
2A45 "Sprut-A" - Towed Artillery Variant
2A45M "Sprut-B" - Self-Propelled / Towed Gun Model
2S25 "Sprut-SD" - Self-Propelled Gun model utilizing BMD-3 tracked chassis.