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Chieftain — Tier VIII English heavy tank

Chieftain

VIII

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1500
HP
11 / 23
293.8
View range
1 / 23
Firepower
Shell
2324
DPM
3 / 23
202
Penetration
21 / 23
225
Damage
22 / 23
122
Devices/crew damage
22 / 23
Burst damage
— / —
1143
Velocity
7 / 23
10.89%
Penetration loss over distance
10 / 23
Explosion radius
— / —
1962
DPM
2 / 23
238
Penetration
23 / 23
190
Damage
22 / 23
122
Devices/crew damage
22 / 23
Burst damage
— / —
1570
Velocity
1 / 23
11.76%
Penetration loss over distance
8 / 15
Explosion radius
— / —
2788
DPM
7 / 23
45
Penetration
22 / 23
270
Damage
22 / 23
122
Devices/crew damage
22 / 23
Burst damage
— / —
1143
Velocity
2 / 23
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.46
Explosion radius
22 / 23
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
90.0
Caliber
22 / 23
10.33
Rate of fire
2 / 23
5.81
Reload time
2 / 21
0.00
Magazin reload time
— / —
Magazine size
— / —
Shell reload time
— / —
Gun handling
1.72
Base aim time
1 / 23
0.326
Dispersion
7 / 23
Dispersion factors
0.160
When moving
2 / 23
0.160
When rotating
2 / 23
0.140
When rotating turret
6 / 23
3.500
After shot
6 / 23
Gun angles
10°
Depression
1 / 23
20°
Elevation
5 / 23
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 23
24.30
Turret traverse speed
12 / 23
Mobility
52.00
Weight
14 / 23
Speed
40
Forward
4 / 23
20
Backward
1 / 23
Effective Power / Weight ratio
16.70
On hard terrain
1 / 23
14.42
On medium terrain
1 / 23
10.58
On soft terrain
1 / 23
Traverse speed
30.37
On hard terrain
14 / 23
26.23
On medium terrain
10 / 23
19.24
On soft terrain
11 / 23
6.89m×3.43m×2.44m
Size
16 / 23

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Historical Reference

Development of the FV4201 Chieftain allowed for the interchangeability of guns with the U.S. T95 tank by means of exchanging turrets. The project was discontinued because of numerous problems with training crews to master two artillery systems.

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