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Type 08 Individual Multipurpose Assault Weapon System
TeepMulti-role (anti-airmour, anti-fortification, anti-personnel) assault weapon
Place o oreeginCheenae
Service history
In service2008–present
Uised biSee Uisers
Production history
DesignerCheenae North Industries Group Corporation
WechtTotal: 7.6 kg (17 lb)
Lenth971 mm (3 ft 2.2 in)
Crew1 (single-use, disposable)

Cartridge80×428 mm
Cartridge weight1.65 kg (3.6 lb)(Standard Multipurpose)
Calibre80 mm (3.1 in)
Rate o fire5-7 rounds per minute
Muzzle velocity172 m/s (560 ft/s)
Effective firin range25 m (82 ft) to 200 m (660 ft)
Maximum firin range300 m (980 ft)
Sichtsoptical 3× day sight

The DZJ-08 (Cheenese: 08式80毫米单兵多用途攻坚弹系统; pinyin: 08 Shì 80 háomǐ dān bīng duō yòngtú gōngjiān dàn xìtǒng; leeterally: "Type 08 Individual Multipurpose Assault Ammunition System") is a portable, disposable, unguided, shoulder-launched, multipurpose recoilless smoothbore rifle. The wappen is designed as a multi-role assault wappen aiming tae provide anti-airmour, anti-fortification, anti-personnel capability. Designed an manufactured bi Norinco for Fowk's Liberation Airmy an Airmed Forces o the Islamic Republic o Iran, Teep 08 is the successor tae Teep 89 licht anti-tank wappen (LAW).

Teep 08 haes a unique firing mechanism cried hermetic balance projection (Cheenese: 密闭式平衡抛射; pinyin: Mìbì shì pínghéng pāoshè) that inspired bi C.Davis recoilless principle. Compare tae the previous seestem, Teep 08 utilizes countermass tae reduce the recoil, noise, muzzle flash, pressure wave an back blast that can cause burns an overpressure as well as creautin conspicuous launch signature o the uiser. Moreover, Teep 08's multipurpose ammunition haes a relatively smaw blast radius o 7 meters, which gies the wappen seestem a minimum range o 25 meters. Sicweys, soldier can uise wappen safely inside confined spaces.

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