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Chimera — Tier VIII English medium tank

Chimera

VIII

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1400
HP
13 / 30
290.4m
View range
16 / 30
Firepower
Shell
2023
DPM
27 / 30
218
Penetration
6 / 30
440
Damage
1 / 30
178
Devices/crew damage
1 / 30
Burst damage
— / —
950
Velocity
16 / 30
11.93%
Penetration loss over distance
25 / 30
Explosion radius
— / —
1839
DPM
23 / 30
252
Penetration
19 / 30
400
Damage
1 / 30
178
Devices/crew damage
1 / 30
Burst damage
— / —
1100
Velocity
20 / 30
9.52%
Penetration loss over distance
13 / 25
Explosion radius
— / —
2437
DPM
27 / 30
64
Penetration
1 / 30
530
Damage
1 / 30
178
Devices/crew damage
1 / 30
Burst damage
— / —
732
Velocity
28 / 30
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
2.67
Explosion radius
1 / 30
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
127.0
Caliber
1 / 30
4.60
Rate of fire
29 / 30
13.05
Reload time
24 / 25
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
×
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
2.08
Base aim time
19 / 30
0.326
Dispersion
19 / 30
Dispersion factors
0.200
When moving
25 / 30
0.200
When rotating
25 / 30
0.120
When rotating turret
25 / 30
3.500
After shot
4 / 30
Gun angles
10°
Depression
1 / 30
15°
Elevation
25 / 30
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 30
31.59
Turret traverse speed
29 / 30
Mobility
56.20
Weight
1 / 30
Speed
50
Forward
14 / 30
20
Backward
2 / 30
Effective Power / Weight ratio
17.61
On hard terrain
22 / 30
16.01
On medium terrain
20 / 30
9.27
On soft terrain
30 / 30
Traverse speed
36.45
On hard terrain
30 / 30
33.13
On medium terrain
30 / 30
19.18
On soft terrain
30 / 30
6.31m×3.75m×2.24m
Size
26 / 30
Concealment
26.50%
While still
11 / 30
20.60%
While moving
11 / 30
8.29%
Upon firing while still
12 / 30
6.96%
Upon firing while moving
13 / 30
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 290m
226.4m
While still
240.6m
While moving
270.1m
Upon firing while still
273.3m
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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From the side
AP
APP
HE
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AP
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AP
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From the back
AP
APP
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AP
APP
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APP
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HEP
Historical Reference

A project for a heavy British tank, designed to counter the Soviet IS-3. Despite non-standard solutions and the application of German tank-building technologies, the project was discontinued and existed only in blueprints.