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Chrysler K — Tier VIII American heavy tank

Chrysler K

VIII

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1850
HP
4 / 34
271.2m
View range
16 / 34
Firepower
Shell
2145
DPM
15 / 34
198
Penetration
33 / 34
310
Damage
21 / 34
150
Devices/crew damage
17 / 34
Burst damage
— / —
945
Velocity
25 / 34
11.62%
Penetration loss over distance
19 / 34
Explosion radius
— / —
1799
DPM
15 / 34
245
Penetration
32 / 34
260
Damage
21 / 34
150
Devices/crew damage
17 / 34
Burst damage
— / —
1181
Velocity
17 / 34
10.61%
Penetration loss over distance
14 / 23
Explosion radius
— / —
2767
DPM
14 / 34
53
Penetration
23 / 34
400
Damage
23 / 34
150
Devices/crew damage
17 / 34
Burst damage
— / —
945
Velocity
15 / 34
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.91
Explosion radius
19 / 34
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
105.0
Caliber
19 / 34
6.92
Rate of fire
15 / 34
8.67
Reload time
12 / 30
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
×
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
1.90
Base aim time
5 / 34
0.362
Dispersion
19 / 34
Dispersion factors
0.200
When moving
11 / 34
0.200
When rotating
11 / 34
0.140
When rotating turret
15 / 34
4.000
After shot
11 / 34
Gun angles
6°
Depression
21 / 34
15°
Elevation
26 / 34
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 34
29.16
Turret traverse speed
11 / 34
Mobility
60.00
Weight
14 / 34
Speed
40
Forward
5 / 34
16
Backward
7 / 34
Effective Power / Weight ratio
16.25
On hard terrain
2 / 34
14.90
On medium terrain
1 / 34
11.53
On soft terrain
1 / 34
Traverse speed
41.31
On hard terrain
3 / 34
37.87
On medium terrain
3 / 34
29.32
On soft terrain
1 / 34
7.37m×3.99m×2.65m
Size
32 / 34
Concealment
9.30%
While still
24 / 34
5.60%
While moving
25 / 34
3.64%
Upon firing while still
22 / 34
2.81%
Upon firing while moving
22 / 34
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 271m
250.4m
While still
258.6m
While moving
263.0m
Upon firing while still
264.8m
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
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

A project of the Chrysler Corporation, developed in the summer of 1946. The vehicle featured a number of design solutions that were not typical of U.S. tank-building. In particular, the Chrysler K was to have its transmission and engine located in the front, and the armament compartment—in the rear part of the hull. All crew members would have sat in the turret. It is thought that this project was the first U.S. project to position the driver in the turret. It was not supported by the army due to limited funding.