Armament Carrier (M1025, M1025A1, M1025A2, M1026, M1026A1,
M1043, M1043A1, M1043A2, M1044, and M1044A1) Equipment.
ITEM AND FUNCTION
Turret positioning handle provides positive right-hand grip to rotate weapon station.
Gunners backrest provides back support for a gunner positioned in weapon station.
Hatch cover securing latches (three each) secure cover to weapon station.
Gunners sling serves as seat rest or restraint for a gunner positioned in weapon station.
Weapon station brake handle locks the weapon station at the gunners desired azimuth. Handle is
placed in the down position for locking.
Hatch cover retaining latches (two each) secure to latch catches for retaining station cover in the
Hatch cover retaining catches (two each) are connection points for retaining latches.
Hatch cover handle is grab handle to assist gunner in opening and closing station cover.
Weapon station hatch cover provides sealed protective covering for roof opening when weapons
are not mounted to weapon station.
Armament mount is mounting bracket for weapon adapter.
Universal weapons adapter provides mounting base for the M60 7.62 mm machine gun, M2 caliber
.50 machine gun, and MK19 grenade launcher.
Universal weapons adapter pin assembly secures weapon adapter to the armament mount.
Weapon station serves as rotating mounting platform for weapon components. Can be
continuously rotated 360 degrees.
Operation and identification of cargo shell door components
and gunners platform can be found in para. 2-2d.