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M24 Chaffee

Country :United States
Role :Light Tank
In-Service Date :April 1944
Manufacturer :American Car & Foundry
Cadillac Motor Cars
Massey Harris Co.
Number Produced :4371
Crew :4
Rado :SCR 508 / 528 / 538
Road Speed :56 Kilometers per Hour
Rough Speed :38 Kilometers per Hour
Road Range:161 Kilometers
Off-Road Range:100 Kilometers
Engine Name:Twin Cadillac Series 44T24
Coolant :
Cylinders:
Capacity:Liters
Horsepower :
Power / Weight Ratio :hp per tonne
Transmission :Hydra-Matic
Gears :8 Forward / 4 Reverse
Suspenion :Torsion Bar
Fuel Type :Gasoline
Fuel Capacity:500 Liters
Road Consumption:3.11 Liters per Kilometer
Off-Road Consumption:5 Liters per Kilometer
Length :5.56 meters
Height :2.77 meters
Width :3 meters
Weight :18400 kilograms
Ground Clearance :46 centimeters
Ground Pressure :0.793 kg/cm²
Track Links :75 per track
Track Width :40.6 centimeters
Track Ground Contact :285.8 centimeters
Gradiant :31°
Vertical Obsticle :0.91 meters
Fording Depth :1.02 meters
Trench Crossing :2.44 meters
Turning Radius :14 meters
Main Gun :75mm M6 L / 39
Gunsight :M.71 G
Traverse :360° (Hydraulic)
Elevation :+15° / -10°
Main Gun Ammo :48
Secondary Weapons :1x 7.7mm M1919A4 (Coaxial - 1625 rounds)
1x 7.7mm M1919A4 (Bow - 1625 rounds)
1x 12.7mm M2 HB (AA - 440 rounds)
Hull Front (Upper) :25mm @ 30°
Hull Front (Lower) :25mm @ 45°
Hull Sides (Upper) :25mm @ 88°
Hull Sides (Lower) :25mm @ 88°
Hull Rear :19mm @ 90°
Hull Top :13mm @ 0°
Hull Bottom :10mm @ 0°
Turret Front :38mm @ 30° - 90°
Turret Mantlet :38mm @ 30° - 90°
Turret Sides :25mm @ 65°
Turret Rear :25mm @ 90°
Turret Top :25mm @ 0° - 22°


Penetration Data for the 75mm M6 L / 39


(All data is displayed vs. RHA / FHA plate @ 30°)
AP M72 Shot ( Armor Piercing )
WeightVelocity100 m500 m1000 m1500 m2000 m
6.32 kg619 m/s88 / 72 mm73 / 58 mm59 / 45 mm47 / 34 mm38 / 26 mm
APCBC M62 Projectile ( Armor Piercing Capped Ballistic Cap )
WeightVelocity100 m500 m1000 m1500 m2000 m
6.79 kg588 m/s71 / 82 mm64 / 75 mm57 / 68 mm51 / 61 mm45 / 55 mm
APC M61 Projectile ( Armor Piercing Capped )
WeightVelocity100 m500 m1000 m1500 m2000 m
6.63 kg617 m/s77 / 76 mm69 / 67 mm61 / 58 mm53 / 49 mm47 / 42 mm
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