THeMIS with deFNder® Medium

Weaponized UGV's

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As the name suggests this unit is equipped with the deFNder® Medium remote weapon station developed by FN Herstal. In partnership with FN Herstal and the Estonian Defence Forces this armed UGV has been deployed at the biggest Estonian defence exercise Spring Storm 2017.
In December 2017 live firing tests were conducted in Estonia where the weapon system was tested with a moving UGV as well as a stationary vehicle.



Modular design allows the use of various weapons: FN MAG®, FN® M2HB-QCB
FN®M3R firing rate: 1100 rounds per minute
Day and night sight
Stabilization and target tracking
Shot counter
Selectable burst length

Control systems

Follow me In development
Waypoint navigation In development
Swarming In development

Technical specifications

20 km/h 12.4 mp/h
240 cm 94 in
215 cm 84 in
Height (without RWS)
111 cm 44 in
Weight (without RWS)
1450 kg 3200 lbs
Weight with fully loaded RWS
1660 kg 3660 lbs
Payload with RWS
approx 540 kg approx 1190 lbs
Maximum grade
60% 31 degrees
Run time hybrid
8h ... 10h
Run time electric
0,5h ... 1,5h
Power options
Battery Pack, Lead acid or Li-ion
Power options
Diesel engine & electric generator