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IS-8 — Tier IX Soviet heavy tank

IS-8

IX

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1730
HP
7 / 10
282.5
View range
1 / 10
Firepower
Shell
2573
DPM
3 / 10
258
Penetration
2 / 10
420
Damage
5 / 10
165
Devices/crew damage
5 / 10
Burst damage
— / —
940
Velocity
5 / 10
3.10%
Penetration loss over distance
4 / 10
Explosion radius
— / —
2205
DPM
2 / 10
340
Penetration
1 / 10
360
Damage
5 / 10
165
Devices/crew damage
5 / 10
Burst damage
— / —
920
Velocity
7 / 10
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
3063
DPM
5 / 10
68
Penetration
3 / 10
500
Damage
8 / 10
165
Devices/crew damage
5 / 10
Burst damage
— / —
940
Velocity
4 / 10
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
2.49
Explosion radius
5 / 10
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
122.0
Caliber
5 / 10
6.13
Rate of fire
5 / 10
9.79
Reload time
3 / 8
0.00
Magazin reload time
— / —
Magazine size
— / —
Shell reload time
— / —
Gun handling
2.63
Base aim time
6 / 10
0.344
Dispersion
4 / 10
Dispersion factors
0.150
When moving
1 / 10
0.150
When rotating
1 / 10
0.080
When rotating turret
1 / 10
3.500
After shot
3 / 10
Gun angles
5°
Depression
9 / 10
15°
Elevation
5 / 10
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 10
27.94
Turret traverse speed
3 / 10
Mobility
50.87
Weight
8 / 10
Speed
50
Forward
1 / 10
15
Backward
2 / 10
Effective Power / Weight ratio
14.74
On hard terrain
3 / 10
12.47
On medium terrain
4 / 10
9.54
On soft terrain
3 / 10
Traverse speed
35.87
On hard terrain
3 / 10
30.35
On medium terrain
4 / 10
23.21
On soft terrain
3 / 10
6.89m×3.37m×2.23m
Size
7 / 10

Armor profile

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Primary armor
  • 328–410
  • 246–328
  • 164–246
  • 82–164
  • 0–82
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Historical Reference

Development started in 1949. The vehicle entered service in 1953 under the designation T-10. Subsequent development yielded several modifications of the tank, the most mass-produced being the T-10M. Approximately 2,500 vehicles were produced.

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