Our Shopping CartGermanyWWII Vehicle Reference    

print format

corner lower right outer
   
  Home Previous Page
 

WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

SdKfz 231 (6 rad) Daimler Benz/Bussing NAG

Germany

Armour Details

Turret

 Front 8mm@0(8.0mm)
 Side  8mm@30(9.0mm)
 Rear  8mm@30(9.0mm)
 Top  5mm@75(5.0mm)

Superstructure

 Front 8mm@25(9.0mm)
 Side  8mm@37(10.0mm)
 Rear  8mm@30(9.0mm)
 Top  5mm@80(5.0mm)

Hull

 Front 8mm@25(9.0mm)
 Side  8mm@35(10.0mm)
 Rear  8mm@25(9.0mm)
 Top  5mm@80(5.0mm)
Gun Mantlet 8 mm

Armour (x)mm @ (y) (Effective mm @ 0)

Effective Armour - Maximum 10 (mm) - Minimum 5 (mm)

Specifications

Manufacture Dates 1932 - 1941
Quantity Produced 50
Weight  5 (tonnes)
Crew 4
M.G's small -
M.G's Large -
Length 5.62 (mtr)
Width 1.81 (mtr)
Height 2.25 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 43.75 (mph)
Cross Country Speed 6 (mph)
Range Road 187 (miles)
Range Cross Country - (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity -
Horse Power 65
Power/Weight 13 (HP/tonne)

General Information


The SdKfz 231 (6 rad) Daimler Benz/Bussing NAG was an armoured car , 50 of which were used by the germans between 1932 and 1941.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 4 and was 1.81 metres wide, 5.62 metres long, 2.25 metres high and weighed 5 tonnes.

Powered by a 65hp petrol engine the SdKfz 231 (6 rad) Daimler Benz/Bussing NAG was capable of a road speed of 43mph and a cross country speed of 6mph. The SdKfz 231 (6 rad) Daimler Benz/Bussing NAG had a road range of 187 miles

Based on the 6 wheel armoured car chassis, the vehicle was armed with a 2.0cm Kwk 30 L/55 with a muzzle velocity of 899m/sec which was capable of penetrating 18mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
 
2.0cm Kwk 30 L/55
 Calibre 20 mm
 Muzzle Velocity 899 m/sec
 Shell Weight 0.12 Kg
 Ammunition200 rounds carried
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
Penetration(mm) 28 27 24 18
Flight Time(secs) 0.11 0.24 0.51 1.26
Hit Probability % 98 98 98 93
Penetration is mm through vertical plate - calculated
Probability is % chance of hit on a 2 x 2.4mtr static plate

Top of Page

Flames of War Data Sheet