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Piranha 3H 8x8

Medium Reconnaissance Vehicle (MRV)


Country of Origin/Used by: Ireland
First Produced/Service Dates: 2008
Crew: 3+4

Main: Oto Melara 30mm Cannon; Co-Axial: 7.62mm Machine Gun; Pintle: 7.62mm MG

Miscellaneous Info:

This version of the Piranha 3H is unique to the Irish Defence Forces (IDF) and is similar to their Piranha 3H Cavalry Recon Vehicle.

To view the specifications and references common to ALL variants, please refer to the Piranha 3 Armored Fighting Vehicle Series Index.

Data Sheet Available:   None Available.


Reference Source/Provider
Irish Piranha 3H MRV Photos Roy Kinsella - Dublin, Ireland
Irish Piranha 3H CRV & MRV Photos Roy Kinsella

References Available


Reference Source/Provider


Reference Author
Irish Army Vehicles: Transport & Armor Since 1922 Karl Martin
ISAF Vehicles in Afghanistan: 2007 (Kabul and Kandahar Areas) - Mushroom Model Publications

Book Review by Patrick Keenan

Dick Taylor

Hobby Modeling

Kits and Accessories

Model Kit Manufacturer Scale Other Information

Model Photos

Reference Source/Provider

For More Information, go to our Piranha 3 AFV Series Index