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WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

Cruiser Mk IIA C.S.

Britain

Cruiser Mk IIA C.S.

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Armour Details

Turret

 Front 30mm@20(32.0mm)
 Side  26mm@20(28.0mm)
 Rear  30mm@20(32.0mm)
 Top  7mm@90(7.0mm)

Superstructure

 Front 22mm@45(31.0mm)
 Side  22mm@0(22.0mm)
 Rear  12mm@0(12.0mm)
 Top  7mm@90(7.0mm)

Hull

 Front 22mm@30(25.0mm)
 Side  22mm@0(22.0mm)
 Rear  12mm@0(12.0mm)
 Top  7mm@90(7.0mm)
Gun Mantlet n/a

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

Effective Armour - Maximum 32 (mm) - Minimum 7 (mm)

Specifications

Manufacture Dates 1940 - Unknown
Quantity Produced 30
Weight  13.75 (tonnes)
Crew 5
M.G's small 2
M.G's Large -
Length 5.6 (mtr)
Width 2.56 (mtr)
Height 2.62 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 16 (mph)
Cross Country Speed 8 (mph)
Range Road 100 (miles)
Range Cross Country - (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity 117
Horse Power 150
Power/Weight 10.9 (HP/tonne)

General Information


The Cruiser Mk IIA C.S. was a cruiser tank , 30 of which were used by the british between 1940 and 1945.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 5 and was 2.56 metres wide, 5.6 metres long, 2.62 metres high and weighed 13.75 tonnes.

Powered by a 150hp petrol engine the Cruiser Mk IIA C.S. was capable of a road speed of 16mph and a cross country speed of 8mph. The 117 gallon fuel capacity gave the Cruiser Mk IIA C.S. a road range of 100 miles

Based on the cruiser tank chassis, the vehicle was armed with 2 light machine guns, a Ordnance Q.F. 3.7inch CS Mortar with a muzzle velocity of 189m/sec which was capable of penetrating 32mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
 
Ordnance Q.F. 3.7inch CS Mortar
 Calibre 94 mm
 Muzzle Velocity 189 m/sec
 Shell Weight 15 Kg
 Ammunition40 rounds carried
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
Penetration(mm) 35 34 34 32 31 29 28 26
Flight Time(secs) 0.53 1.07 2.18 4.49 6.92 9.47 12.15 15
Hit Probability % 98 98 60 20 10 4 3 3
Penetration is mm through vertical plate - calculated
Probability is % chance of hit on a 2 x 2.4mtr static plate

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