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Manning the turret atop an armoured vehicle is among the most essential and dangerous assignments in a military convoy. Gunners must stand exposed through a hole in the vehicle's roof while taking cover and engaging targets. To reduce gunner casualties, the US military designed a Common Remotely Operated Weapon Station, a joystick-driven killing machine called the CROWS.


Everyone here at Giz HQ is kind of Portal crazy at the moment, but it appears that we're not the only ones. Kotaku reader Zoran sent Serrels over at Kotaku this handy guide to turning your boiled egg breakfast into a Portal turret. Just try and avoid the feeling of guilt as you consume its delicious, delicious internal circuitry.


Sure, you could dress up in full camo, pad your body in all the vulnerable places and crawl around in muggy, midsummer heat. Or, you could sit in A/C while pwning all those suckers. This wireless EMT Paintball Sentry Turret allows you to do just that, as long as you're within range of its A/V feed.