“they are buying a small number of highly advanced tanks”
Still cheaper than M1A2. And don’t forget about T-72B3. T-14 is going to replace T-90A, not T-72B3.
“produce large numbers of T-34’s”
T-72B3 is new T-34. T-14 is more like IS-2, especially with new 6" gun 2A83.
“I would like to see it try and stop 3,900 hundred rounds a minute of 30mm depleted uranium “brrt brrt.””
GAU-8 can’t penetrate even T-62 frontal armor.