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Centurion Mk. 5/1 — Tier VIII English medium tank

Centurion Mk. 5/1

VIII

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1450
HP
3 / 30
302.0m
View range
1 / 30
Firepower
Shell
2334
DPM
13 / 30
226
Penetration
1 / 30
190
Damage
28 / 30
118
Devices/crew damage
28 / 30
Burst damage
— / —
1020
Velocity
2 / 30
6.64%
Penetration loss over distance
3 / 30
Explosion radius
— / —
1966
DPM
12 / 30
258
Penetration
15 / 30
160
Damage
28 / 30
118
Devices/crew damage
28 / 30
Burst damage
— / —
1275
Velocity
1 / 30
3.88%
Penetration loss over distance
1 / 25
Explosion radius
— / —
3071
DPM
1 / 30
42
Penetration
28 / 30
250
Damage
28 / 30
118
Devices/crew damage
28 / 30
Burst damage
— / —
1020
Velocity
1 / 30
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.28
Explosion radius
28 / 30
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
83.4
Caliber
28 / 30
12.29
Rate of fire
1 / 30
4.88
Reload time
1 / 25
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
×
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
1.72
Base aim time
9 / 30
0.299
Dispersion
1 / 30
Dispersion factors
0.130
When moving
12 / 30
0.130
When rotating
12 / 30
0.080
When rotating turret
4 / 30
3.500
After shot
4 / 30
Gun angles
10°
Depression
1 / 30
18°
Elevation
16 / 30
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 30
43.74
Turret traverse speed
19 / 30
Mobility
51.00
Weight
4 / 30
Speed
45
Forward
26 / 30
20
Backward
2 / 30
Effective Power / Weight ratio
20.49
On hard terrain
12 / 30
18.63
On medium terrain
9 / 30
13.66
On soft terrain
9 / 30
Traverse speed
54.67
On hard terrain
20 / 30
49.70
On medium terrain
16 / 30
36.45
On soft terrain
18 / 30
8.00m×2.50m×2.27m
Size
21 / 30
Concealment
23.20%
While still
20 / 30
18.10%
While moving
20 / 30
7.81%
Upon firing while still
17 / 30
6.59%
Upon firing while moving
17 / 30
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 290m
234.3m
While still
246.6m
While moving
271.3m
Upon firing while still
274.2m
Upon firing while moving

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
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HE
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AP
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HE
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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

A variant of the British post-war Centurion Mk. 5 tank with improved frontal armor, machineguns, and a more powerful engine. The vehicle featured a 100-gallon additional armored fuel tank in the rear, and was not provided with screens. The tank saw service in Australian tank units in Vietnam.