Behold The Soviet Laser Tank

Posted by Ryan on December 21st, 2010

The Soviet 1K17 laser tank used 66-pound synthetic ruby rods to produce lasers designed for blinding pilots and enemy weapons systems.  It doesn’t melt incoming missiles, but still, laser tank!

[Gizmodo]

  • Dereckc1

    I’ll take 7! A Laser Tank would be awesome!

  • mcsween.david

    How would I get that into the cinema to point at the screen and upset my fellow patrons?! It’s just impractical if you ask me.