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Chi-Nu — Tier V Japanese medium tank

Chi-Nu

V
Cost
  • 400 000
  • 7 000
Preceded by
Succeeded by

Parameters

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640
HP
15 / 19
267.4m
View range
1 / 19
Firepower
Shell
1213
DPM
19 / 19
124
Penetration
4 / 19
160
Damage
2 / 19
100
Devices/crew damage
6 / 19
Burst damage
— / —
821
Velocity
3 / 19
9.68%
Penetration loss over distance
3 / 19
Explosion radius
— / —
1023
DPM
18 / 19
155
Penetration
14 / 19
135
Damage
3 / 19
100
Devices/crew damage
6 / 19
Burst damage
— / —
821
Velocity
15 / 19
9.68%
Penetration loss over distance
1 / 18
Explosion radius
— / —
1516
DPM
18 / 18
38
Penetration
2 / 18
200
Damage
2 / 18
100
Devices/crew damage
12 / 18
Burst damage
— / —
821
Velocity
3 / 18
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.06
Explosion radius
6 / 18
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
75.0
Caliber
5 / 19
7.58
Rate of fire
18 / 19
7.92
Reload time
18 / 19
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
1.99
Base aim time
5 / 19
0.350
Dispersion
5 / 19
Dispersion factors
0.180
When moving
15 / 19
0.180
When rotating
15 / 19
0.060
When rotating turret
1 / 19
4.000
After shot
2 / 19
Gun angles
10°
Depression
5 / 19
15°
Elevation
18 / 19
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 19
39.20
Turret traverse speed
14 / 19
Mobility
18.75
Weight
18 / 19
Speed
38
Forward
16 / 19
16
Backward
14 / 19
Effective Power / Weight ratio
20.60
On hard terrain
4 / 19
16.48
On medium terrain
5 / 19
12.68
On soft terrain
3 / 19
Traverse speed
41.43
On hard terrain
6 / 19
33.14
On medium terrain
14 / 19
25.49
On soft terrain
10 / 19
5.43m×2.21m×2.18m
Size
3 / 19
Concealment
27.52%
While still
9 / 19
21.39%
While moving
10 / 19
9.38%
Upon firing while still
6 / 19
7.78%
Upon firing while moving
8 / 19
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 267m
207.3m
While still
220.6m
While moving
246.7m
Upon firing while still
250.1m
Upon firing while moving

Armor profile

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Primary armor
  • 164–205
  • 123–164
  • 82–123
  • 41–82
  • 0–41
Spaced armor
  • 184–230
  • 138–184
  • 92–138
  • 46–92
  • 0–46
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

The Type 3 Chi-Nu medium tank is a modification of the Тype 1 Chi-He with a new turret and gun. The tank was the most powerful among wartime Japanese mass-produced vehicles. However, only 60 vehicles were manufactured due to shortages of components and materials.