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76 mm Gun Motor Carriage M18 (Hellcat)


76 mm Gun Motor Carriage M18 (Hellcat)

Scale Drawing not yet available

Armour Details


 Front 25mm@15(26.0mm)
 Side  12mm@15(12.0mm)
 Rear  12mm@15(12.0mm)


 Front 12mm@45(17.0mm)
 Side  12mm@15(12.0mm)
 Rear  12mm@15(12.0mm)
 Top  8mm@90(8.0mm)


 Front 12mm@45(17.0mm)
 Side  12mm@15(12.0mm)
 Rear  12mm@15(12.0mm)
 Top  12mm@90(12.0mm)
Gun Mantlet n/a

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

Effective Armour - Maximum 26 (mm) - Minimum 8 (mm)


Manufacture Dates 1944 - Unknown
Quantity Produced 2507
Weight  17.85 (tonnes)
Crew 5
M.G's small -
M.G's Large -
Length 5.33 (mtr)
Width 2.8 (mtr)
Height 2.58 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 50 (mph)
Cross Country Speed 20 (mph)
Range Road 150 (miles)
Range Cross Country - (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity 165
Horse Power 400
Power/Weight 22.4 (HP/tonne)

General Information

The 76 mm Gun Motor Carriage M18 (Hellcat) was a self propelled artillery vehicle , 2507 of which were used by the americans between 1944 and 1945.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 5 and was 2.8 metres wide, 5.33 metres long, 2.58 metres high and weighed 17.85 tonnes.

Powered by a 400hp petrol engine the 76 mm Gun Motor Carriage M18 (Hellcat) was capable of a road speed of 50mph and a cross country speed of 20mph. The 165 gallon fuel capacity gave the 76 mm Gun Motor Carriage M18 (Hellcat) a road range of 150 miles

Based on the sp gun chassis, the vehicle was armed with a 76mm Gun M1 with a muzzle velocity of 0m/sec which was capable of penetrating 0mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
76mm Gun M1
 Ammunition45 rounds carried
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
No data available

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