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Type 98 (PF-98)


Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher (1998)


Infantry Small Arms / The Warfighter

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The Type 98 was introduced in 1998 to succeed the aging lines of Type 65 and Type 78 recoilless rifles in service with the Chinese Army.



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Specifications



Service Year
1998

Origin
China national flag graphic
China

Classification


Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher


China NORth INdustries COrporation (NORINCO) - China
National flag of Bangladesh National flag of China National flag of Indonesia National flag of Zimbabwe Bangladesh; China; Indonesia; Zimbabwe
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)
Anti-Armor / Anti-Tank / Anti-Material
Designed to engage and defeat armor / enemy tanks at range.


Overall Length
1,191 mm
46.89 in
Barrel Length
1,191 mm
46.89 in
Empty Wgt
22.05 lb
10.00 kg
Sights


4x Optics Sight


Action


Single-Shot; Reusable Launch Tube

(Material presented above is for historical and entertainment value and should not be construed as usable for hardware restoration, maintenance, or general operation - always consult official manufacturer sources for such information)


Caliber(s)*


120mm

Sample Visuals**


Graphical image of a shoulder-fired rocket projectile
Rounds / Feed


Single-Shot
Cartridge relative size chart
*May not represent an exhuastive list; calibers are model-specific dependent, always consult official manufacturer sources.
**Graphics not to actual size; not all cartridges may be represented visually; graphics intended for general reference only.
Max Eff.Range
5,905 ft
(1,800 m | 1,968 yd)
Rate-of-Fire
6
rds/min


Type 98 - Base Series Designation
PF-98 - Alternative Designation


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