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WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

KV-2B

USSR

Armour Details

Turret

 Front 100mm@10(102.0mm)
 Side  75mm@0(75.0mm)
 Rear  50mm@0(50.0mm)
 Top  35mm@90(35.0mm)

Superstructure

 Front 105mm@20(112.0mm)
 Side  110mm@10(112.0mm)
 Rear  75mm@10(76.0mm)
 Top  35mm@90(35.0mm)

Hull

 Front 105mm@45(148.0mm)
 Side  110mm@0(110.0mm)
 Rear  75mm@0(75.0mm)
 Top  35mm@90(35.0mm)
Gun Mantlet 200 mm

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

Effective Armour - Maximum 148 (mm) - Minimum 35 (mm)

Specifications

Manufacture Dates 1940 - Unknown
Quantity Produced -
Weight  57 (tonnes)
Crew 6
M.G's small 2
M.G's Large -
Length 6.86 (mtr)
Width 3.36 (mtr)
Height 4.22 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 16 (mph)
Cross Country Speed 7.5 (mph)
Range Road 100 (miles)
Range Cross Country 84 (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity 131
Horse Power 550
Power/Weight 9.64 (HP/tonne)

General Information


The KV-2B was a heavy tank used by the russians between 1940 and 1945.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 6 and was 3.36 metres wide, 6.86 metres long, 4.22 metres high and weighed 57 tonnes.

Powered by a 550hp petrol engine the KV-2B was capable of a road speed of 16mph and a cross country speed of 7mph. The 131 gallon fuel capacity gave the KV-2B a road range of 100 miles and a cross country range of 84 miles.

Based on the kv chassis, the vehicle was armed with 2 light machine guns, a 152mm Howitzer M-10 L/25 with a muzzle velocity of 508m/sec which was capable of penetrating 92mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
 
152mm Howitzer M-10 L/25
 Calibre 152 mm
 Muzzle Velocity 508 m/sec
 Shell Weight 40 Kg
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
Penetration(mm) 97 96 95 92 90 87 85 82
Flight Time(secs) 0.19 0.39 0.8 1.63 2.48 3.36 4.27 5.2
Hit Probability % 98 98 98 81 48 25 20 16
Penetration is mm through vertical plate - calculated
Probability is % chance of hit on a 2 x 2.4mtr static plate

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