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WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

Befehlspanzer (Tiger)
(also known as Tiger)

Germany

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Armour Details

Turret

 Front 100mm@8(101.0mm)
 Side  80mm@0(80.0mm)
 Rear  80mm@0(80.0mm)
 Top  25mm@87(25.0mm)

Superstructure

 Front 100mm@10(102.0mm)
 Side  80mm@0(80.0mm)
 Rear  80mm@8(81.0mm)
 Top  25mm@90(25.0mm)

Hull

 Front 100mm@24(109.0mm)
 Side  60mm@0(60.0mm)
 Rear  80mm@8(81.0mm)
 Top  25mm@90(25.0mm)
Gun Mantlet 110 mm

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

Effective Armour - Maximum 109 (mm) - Minimum 25 (mm)

Specifications

Manufacture Dates 1942 - 1945
Quantity Produced -
Weight  55 (tonnes)
Crew 5
M.G's small 2
M.G's Large -
Length 6.37 (mtr)
Width 3.83 (mtr)
Height 2.92 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 23.75 (mph)
Cross Country Speed 12.5 (mph)
Range Road 87 (miles)
Range Cross Country - (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity -
Horse Power 700
Power/Weight 12.72 (HP/tonne)

General Information


The Befehlspanzer (Tiger)also known as Tiger was an command vehicle used by the germans between 1942 and 1945.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 5 and was 3.83 metres wide, 6.37 metres long, 2.92 metres high and weighed 55 tonnes.

Powered by a 700hp petrol engine the Befehlspanzer (Tiger) was capable of a road speed of 23mph and a cross country speed of 12mph. The Befehlspanzer (Tiger) had a road range of 87 miles

Based on the tiger chassis, the vehicle was armed with 2 light machine guns, a 8.8cm Kwk 36 L/56 with a muzzle velocity of 810m/sec which was capable of penetrating 99mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
 
8.8cm Kwk 36 L/56
 Calibre 88 mm
 Muzzle Velocity 810 m/sec
 Shell Weight 9.4 Kg
 Ammunition92 rounds carried
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
Penetration(mm) 108 107 104 99 94 89 84 79
Flight Time(secs) 0.12 0.25 0.5 1.05 1.62 2.22 2.86 3.54
Hit Probability % 98 98 98 98 81 57 34 22
Penetration is mm through vertical plate - calculated
Probability is % chance of hit on a 2 x 2.4mtr static plate

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