Products & Applications
Products & Applications Defense Final Drives
Ashot produces final drives for major leading battle tanks and APCs including: Merkava, M-1, M-60 and improved M-60, Centurion, M-9 and M-88 tanks, as well as M-109 and M-107 self-propelled guns. In addition, Ashot produces final drives for the M-113 Armored Personnel Carrier family and other varieties of APCs. Ashot also develops and produces its own M-48, M-60 family and Centurion tank final drive upgrade systems (upgraded solutions for various power pack combinations).
M-88 Recovery Vehicle – Final Drive
Ashot serves as a center of excellence for final drive design, development and manufacturing. The company is listed in the US-TACOM QSL for Suspension and Armored Vehicle Parts. Final drives and other gear systems undergo extensive, controlled tests including spin tests and load simulation tests.
Ashot has the facilities and equipment to perform back-to-back spin tests for final drives.