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59-Patton — Tier VIII Chinese medium tank

59-Patton

VIII

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1400
HP
8 / 20
290.4
View range
12 / 20
Firepower
Shell
2227
DPM
9 / 20
180
Penetration
13 / 20
225
Damage
8 / 20
122
Devices/crew damage
8 / 20
Burst damage
— / —
914
Velocity
11 / 20
11.11%
Penetration loss over distance
10 / 20
Explosion radius
— / —
1880
DPM
10 / 20
268
Penetration
3 / 20
190
Damage
8 / 20
122
Devices/crew damage
8 / 20
Burst damage
— / —
1143
Velocity
9 / 20
8.58%
Penetration loss over distance
5 / 15
Explosion radius
— / —
2672
DPM
11 / 20
45
Penetration
8 / 20
270
Damage
8 / 20
122
Devices/crew damage
8 / 20
Burst damage
— / —
914
Velocity
11 / 20
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.46
Explosion radius
8 / 20
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
90.0
Caliber
8 / 20
9.90
Rate of fire
9 / 20
6.06
Reload time
8 / 19
0.00
Magazin reload time
— / —
Magazine size
— / —
Shell reload time
— / —
Gun handling
2.08
Base aim time
11 / 20
0.317
Dispersion
6 / 20
Dispersion factors
0.120
When moving
2 / 20
0.120
When rotating
2 / 20
0.080
When rotating turret
4 / 20
4.000
After shot
7 / 20
Gun angles
10°
Depression
1 / 20
17°
Elevation
14 / 20
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 20
48.60
Turret traverse speed
10 / 20
Mobility
36.26
Weight
10 / 20
Speed
50
Forward
10 / 20
20
Backward
1 / 20
Effective Power / Weight ratio
17.53
On hard terrain
14 / 20
14.34
On medium terrain
15 / 20
11.27
On soft terrain
15 / 20
Traverse speed
55.89
On hard terrain
11 / 20
45.73
On medium terrain
17 / 20
35.93
On soft terrain
15 / 20
6.02m×2.57m×2.51m
Size
12 / 20

Armor profile

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Primary armor
  • 240–300
  • 180–240
  • 120–180
  • 60–120
  • 0–60
Spaced armor
  • 288–360
  • 216–288
  • 144–216
  • 72–144
  • 0–72
Weak
Strong
Chances of getting penetrated from 100m distance by average tank of given type:
  • — less than 30%
  • — between 30% and 70%
  • — more than 70%

Armor performance

Based on tank position, enemy tank type and shells
In battle vs:
Head on
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
From the side
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
From the back
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
Historical Reference

After 1960, Chinese government launched the development of a new tank. The engineering experiments included a wide use of previously produced Type 59 tanks. One vehicle was equipped with the turret, gun, and fire control system of an American M48A3 tank.

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