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WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

T-43

USSR

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Armour Details

Turret

 Front 75mm@10(76.0mm)
 Side  50mm@15(52.0mm)
 Rear  50mm@15(52.0mm)
 Top  20mm@90(20.0mm)

Superstructure

 Front 110mm@45(156.0mm)
 Side  45mm@45(64.0mm)
 Rear  45mm@45(64.0mm)
 Top  20mm@90(20.0mm)

Hull

 Front 70mm@45(99.0mm)
 Side  45mm@0(45.0mm)
 Rear  45mm@0(45.0mm)
 Top  20mm@90(20.0mm)
Gun Mantlet 70 mm

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

Effective Armour - Maximum 156 (mm) - Minimum 20 (mm)

Specifications

Manufacture Dates 1943 - Unknown
Quantity Produced -
Weight  31.5 (tonnes)
Crew 4
M.G's small 3
M.G's Large -
Length 6.92 (mtr)
Width 3.02 (mtr)
Height 2.46 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 31 (mph)
Cross Country Speed 25 (mph)
Range Road 220 (miles)
Range Cross Country 210 (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity 170
Horse Power 500
Power/Weight 15.87 (HP/tonne)

General Information


The T-43 was a medium tank used by the russians between 1943 and 1945.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 4 and was 3.02 metres wide, 6.92 metres long, 2.46 metres high and weighed 31.5 tonnes.

Powered by a 500hp petrol engine the T-43 was capable of a road speed of 31mph and a cross country speed of 25mph. The 170 gallon fuel capacity gave the T-43 a road range of 220 miles and a cross country range of 210 miles.

Based on the medium tank chassis, the vehicle was armed with 3 light machine guns, a 76.2mm Gun M02/30 L/40 with a muzzle velocity of 680m/sec which was capable of penetrating 74mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
 
76.2mm Gun M02/30 L/40
 Calibre 76 mm
 Muzzle Velocity 680 m/sec
 Shell Weight 6.4 Kg
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
Penetration(mm) 82 81 79 74 70 65 61 57
Flight Time(secs) 0.14 0.3 0.61 1.26 1.96 2.71 3.5 4.36
Hit Probability % 98 98 98 93 69 39 22 20
Penetration is mm through vertical plate - calculated
Probability is % chance of hit on a 2 x 2.4mtr static plate

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