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WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

Carrier Churchill 3 inch Gun Mk I

Britain

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Armour Details

 

   
   
   
   

 

   
   
   
   

 

 
   
   
   
Gun Mantlet n/a

Effective Armour - Maximum 85 (mm) - Minimum - (mm)

Specifications

Manufacture Dates 1941 - Unknown
Quantity Produced -
Weight  35 (tonnes)
Crew 4
M.G's small -
M.G's Large -
Length 7.51 (mtr)
Width 3.28 (mtr)
Height 2.8 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

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

General Information


The Carrier Churchill 3 inch Gun Mk I was a specialised vehicle used by the british between 1941 and 1945.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 4 and was 3.28 metres wide, 7.51 metres long, 2.8 metres high and weighed 35 tonnes.

Powered by a hp petrol engine the Carrier Churchill 3 inch Gun Mk I was capable of a road speed of 16mph and a cross country speed of 8mph.

Based on the specialist chassis, the vehicle was armed with a Ordnance Q.F. 3inch 20cwt AA with a muzzle velocity of 610m/sec which was capable of penetrating 76mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
 
Ordnance Q.F. 3inch 20cwt AA
 Calibre 76 mm
 Muzzle Velocity 610 m/sec
 Shell Weight 7.26 Kg
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
Penetration(mm) 83 82 80 76 71 67 62 58
Flight Time(secs) 0.16 0.33 0.68 1.41 2.19 3.02 3.91 4.86
Hit Probability % 98 98 98 88 60 25 22 18
Penetration is mm through vertical plate - calculated
Probability is % chance of hit on a 2 x 2.4mtr static plate

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