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WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

3.7cm Flak 43 auf Schwere Wermachtschlepper

Germany

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Armour Details

 

   
   
   
   

Superstructure

 Front 15mm@30(17.0mm)
 Side  12mm@23(13.0mm)
 Rear  8mm@30(9.0mm)
 Top  6mm@87(6.0mm)

Hull

 Front 15mm@15(16.0mm)
 Side  12mm@15(12.0mm)
 Rear  8mm@0(8.0mm)
 Top  6mm@90(6.0mm)
Gun Mantlet 13 mm

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

Effective Armour - Maximum 17 (mm) - Minimum 6 (mm)

Specifications

Manufacture Dates 1943 - 1945
Quantity Produced 125
Weight  15 (tonnes)
Crew 5
M.G's small -
M.G's Large -
Length 6.92 (mtr)
Width 2.5 (mtr)
Height 2.07 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 17.5 (mph)
Cross Country Speed - (mph)
Range Road 187 (miles)
Range Cross Country - (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity -
Horse Power 100
Power/Weight 6.66 (HP/tonne)

General Information


The 3.7cm Flak 43 auf Schwere Wermachtschlepper was a self propelled anti aircraft vehicle , 125 of which were used by the germans between 1943 and 1945.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 5 and was 2.5 metres wide, 6.92 metres long, 2.07 metres high and weighed 15 tonnes.

Powered by a 100hp petrol engine the 3.7cm Flak 43 auf Schwere Wermachtschlepper was capable of a road speed of 17mph . The 3.7cm Flak 43 auf Schwere Wermachtschlepper had a road range of 187 miles

Based on the halftrack chassis, the vehicle was armed with a 3.7cm Flak 43 with a muzzle velocity of 820m/sec which was capable of penetrating 42mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
 
3.7cm Flak 43
 Calibre 37 mm
 Muzzle Velocity 820 m/sec
 Shell Weight 0.56 Kg
 Ammunition100 rounds carried
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
Penetration(mm) 56 54 50 42 34 26 18 10
Flight Time(secs) 0.12 0.25 0.53 1.2 2.02 3.08 4.59 7.17
Hit Probability % 98 98 98 93 64 25 18 8
Penetration is mm through vertical plate - calculated
Probability is % chance of hit on a 2 x 2.4mtr static plate

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