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Ferdinand — Tier VIII German tank destroyer

Ferdinand

VIII

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1200
HP
4 / 11
266.1
View range
7 / 11
Firepower
Shell
2732
DPM
8 / 11
246
Penetration
6 / 11
460
Damage
3 / 11
180
Devices/crew damage
3 / 11
Burst damage
— / —
920
Velocity
8 / 11
2.03%
Penetration loss over distance
1 / 11
Explosion radius
— / —
2316
DPM
8 / 11
311
Penetration
5 / 11
390
Damage
3 / 11
180
Devices/crew damage
3 / 11
Burst damage
— / —
1150
Velocity
7 / 11
15.43%
Penetration loss over distance
8 / 9
Explosion radius
— / —
3563
DPM
9 / 11
65
Penetration
4 / 11
600
Damage
3 / 11
180
Devices/crew damage
3 / 11
Burst damage
— / —
920
Velocity
8 / 11
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
2.71
Explosion radius
3 / 11
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
128.0
Caliber
3 / 11
5.94
Rate of fire
7 / 11
10.10
Reload time
7 / 11
0.00
Magazin reload time
— / —
Magazine size
— / —
Shell reload time
— / —
Gun handling
2.26
Base aim time
7 / 11
0.317
Dispersion
4 / 11
Dispersion factors
0.180
When moving
1 / 11
0.180
When rotating
1 / 11
0.120
When rotating turret
5 / 11
3.000
After shot
1 / 11
Gun angles
8°
Depression
3 / 11
14°
Elevation
10 / 11
15°/15°
Aiming arc (left / right)
4 / 11
31.59
Turret traverse speed
2 / 11
Mobility
66.67
Weight
3 / 11
Speed
30
Forward
8 / 11
10
Backward
8 / 11
Effective Power / Weight ratio
12.60
On hard terrain
6 / 11
9.24
On medium terrain
6 / 11
6.03
On soft terrain
8 / 11
Traverse speed
35.31
On hard terrain
5 / 11
25.89
On medium terrain
7 / 11
16.89
On soft terrain
9 / 11
6.42m×2.95m×2.32m
Size
5 / 11

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Historical Reference

Developed on the basis of the Porsche Tiger, with a total of 90 vehicles produced in April and May 1943. They first saw combat in the Battle of Kursk (Operation Citadel).

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