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Cruiser IV — Tier III English medium tank

Cruiser IV

III
Cost
  • 6 000
  • 700
Preceded by

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
440
HP
1 / 8
258.4m
View range
3 / 8
Firepower
Shell
728
DPM
6 / 8
63
Penetration
5 / 8
40
Damage
7 / 8
4
Devices/crew damage
4 / 8
80
Burst damage
1 / 2
840
Velocity
3 / 8
15.87%
Penetration loss over distance
4 / 8
Explosion radius
— / —
546
DPM
2 / 7
101
Penetration
4 / 7
30
Damage
6 / 7
8
Devices/crew damage
1 / 7
60
Burst damage
1 / 2
1050
Velocity
1 / 7
12.87%
Penetration loss over distance
1 / 6
Explosion radius
— / —
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
40.0
Caliber
7 / 8
18.20
Rate of fire
2 / 8
Reload time
— / —
6.09
Magazine reload time
2 / 2
Time to load next shell
— / —
2
Magazine size
1 / 2
0.50
Time before next shell is ready
1 / 2
Gun handling
1.13
Base aim time
2 / 8
0.384
Dispersion
7 / 8
Dispersion factors
0.170
When moving
1 / 8
0.170
When rotating
1 / 8
0.120
When rotating turret
4 / 8
1.150
After shot
1 / 8
Gun angles
15°
Depression
2 / 8
20°
Elevation
2 / 8
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 8
44.80
Turret traverse speed
2 / 8
Mobility
14.75
Weight
6 / 8
Speed
46
Forward
3 / 8
20
Backward
1 / 8
Effective Power / Weight ratio
22.39
On hard terrain
1 / 8
20.33
On medium terrain
1 / 8
16.27
On soft terrain
1 / 8
Traverse speed
52.42
On hard terrain
3 / 8
47.61
On medium terrain
3 / 8
38.09
On soft terrain
3 / 8
5.63m×2.06m×2.11m
Size
4 / 8
Concealment
30.00%
While still
4 / 8
23.30%
While moving
4 / 8
9.07%
Upon firing while still
6 / 8
7.57%
Upon firing while moving
6 / 8
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 253m
192.1m
While still
205.7m
While moving
234.6m
Upon firing while still
237.6m
Upon firing while moving

Armor profile

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Primary armor
  • 64–80
  • 48–64
  • 32–48
  • 16–32
  • 0–16
Spaced armor
  • 64–80
  • 48–64
  • 32–48
  • 16–32
  • 0–16
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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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

An upgraded version of the cruiser tank Mk. III. The tank featured armor enhanced by the additional screens. The Cruiser Mk. IV fought in France in 1940 and in the early stages of the North African Campaign. This vehicle last saw action in the winter of 1941–1942. A total of 655 tanks were mass-produced.