The STAR WIRE DEFENSE Bulletproof Observation Tower Machan is a secure elevated platform from where surveillance and domination of terrain can be effectively carried out without exposing the occupants to small arms fire. The elevated cabin is protected from by Bulletproof (BP) Phantom Steel patented by Star Wire India Limited. The Observation Tower can be raised to various heights using the 5 foot scaffolding provided by STAR WIRE DEFENSE With a multitude of ingress and egress options and customized comfort levels, the Machan is a versatile tool in the field commanders’inventory.
The Machan can be employed in all types of terrain and weather conditions. It can be used as a permanent observation post on border locations or it can be rapidly erected, dismantled, and moved to a new location in a dynamic tactical situation
The STAR WIRE DEFENSE Bullet Proof Observation Tower provides protection against threat levels up to NIJ Level III i.e. protection against all small arms. The Machan has already proved its battle worthiness in various scenarios of operations of war and low intensity conflicts.
|Size||Weight||No. of Firing Slots||No of Personnel|
|6 ft x 4 ft||1450 Kg approx||10||2-3|
|10 ft x 8 ft||2700 Kg approx||18||4-6|