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Chi-Nu — Tier V Japanese medium tank

Chi-Nu

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

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
700
HP
10 / 23
267.4m
View range
1 / 23
Firepower
Shell
1213
DPM
23 / 23
124
Penetration
4 / 23
160
Damage
3 / 23
100
Devices/crew damage
10 / 23
Burst damage
— / —
821
Velocity
3 / 23
9.68%
Penetration loss over distance
4 / 23
Explosion radius
— / —
1023
DPM
22 / 23
155
Penetration
15 / 23
135
Damage
10 / 23
100
Devices/crew damage
10 / 23
Burst damage
— / —
821
Velocity
17 / 23
9.68%
Penetration loss over distance
1 / 20
Explosion radius
— / —
1516
DPM
22 / 22
38
Penetration
4 / 22
200
Damage
3 / 22
100
Devices/crew damage
16 / 22
Burst damage
— / —
821
Velocity
3 / 22
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.06
Explosion radius
8 / 22
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
75.0
Caliber
7 / 23
7.58
Rate of fire
21 / 23
7.92
Reload time
21 / 23
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
×
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
1.99
Base aim time
11 / 23
0.350
Dispersion
5 / 23
Dispersion factors
0.150
When moving
9 / 23
0.150
When rotating
9 / 23
0.060
When rotating turret
1 / 23
4.000
After shot
4 / 23
Gun angles
10°
Depression
7 / 23
15°
Elevation
21 / 23
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 23
39.20
Turret traverse speed
17 / 23
Mobility
18.75
Weight
22 / 23
Speed
45
Forward
15 / 23
16
Backward
18 / 23
Effective Power / Weight ratio
20.60
On hard terrain
4 / 23
16.48
On medium terrain
7 / 23
12.68
On soft terrain
3 / 23
Traverse speed
43.86
On hard terrain
6 / 23
35.09
On medium terrain
15 / 23
26.99
On soft terrain
9 / 23
5.43m×2.21m×2.18m
Size
3 / 23
Concealment
27.52%
While still
11 / 23
21.39%
While moving
12 / 23
9.38%
Upon firing while still
7 / 23
7.78%
Upon firing while moving
9 / 23
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 279m
216.0m
While still
230.0m
While moving
257.5m
Upon firing while still
261.2m
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.