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Chimera — Tier VIII English medium tank

Chimera

VIII

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1400
HP
14 / 32
290.4m
View range
17 / 32
Firepower
Shell
2023
DPM
29 / 32
218
Penetration
6 / 32
440
Damage
1 / 32
178
Devices/crew damage
1 / 32
Burst damage
— / —
950
Velocity
18 / 32
11.93%
Penetration loss over distance
27 / 32
Explosion radius
— / —
1839
DPM
25 / 32
252
Penetration
20 / 32
400
Damage
1 / 32
178
Devices/crew damage
1 / 32
Burst damage
— / —
1100
Velocity
22 / 32
9.52%
Penetration loss over distance
12 / 25
Explosion radius
— / —
2437
DPM
29 / 32
64
Penetration
1 / 32
530
Damage
1 / 32
178
Devices/crew damage
1 / 32
Burst damage
— / —
732
Velocity
29 / 32
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
2.67
Explosion radius
1 / 32
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
127.0
Caliber
1 / 32
4.60
Rate of fire
31 / 32
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
20 / 32
0.326
Dispersion
20 / 32
Dispersion factors
0.200
When moving
27 / 32
0.200
When rotating
27 / 32
0.120
When rotating turret
26 / 32
3.500
After shot
4 / 32
Gun angles
10°
Depression
1 / 32
15°
Elevation
26 / 32
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 32
31.59
Turret traverse speed
31 / 32
Mobility
56.20
Weight
1 / 32
Speed
50
Forward
15 / 32
20
Backward
3 / 32
Effective Power / Weight ratio
17.61
On hard terrain
25 / 32
16.01
On medium terrain
22 / 32
9.27
On soft terrain
32 / 32
Traverse speed
36.45
On hard terrain
32 / 32
33.13
On medium terrain
32 / 32
19.18
On soft terrain
32 / 32
6.31m×3.75m×2.24m
Size
28 / 32
Concealment
26.50%
While still
11 / 32
20.60%
While moving
11 / 32
8.29%
Upon firing while still
13 / 32
6.96%
Upon firing while moving
14 / 32
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
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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
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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.