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ISU-152 — Tier VIII Soviet tank destroyer

ISU-152

VIII
Cost
  • 2 520 000
  • 75 000
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Competes with

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1010
HP
16 / 17
266.1m
View range
10 / 17
Firepower
Shell
3167
DPM
2 / 17
286
Penetration
1 / 17
640
Damage
1 / 17
203
Devices/crew damage
1 / 17
Burst damage
— / —
880
Velocity
15 / 17
3.50%
Penetration loss over distance
5 / 17
Explosion radius
— / —
2697
DPM
3 / 16
329
Penetration
3 / 16
545
Damage
2 / 16
203
Devices/crew damage
1 / 16
Burst damage
— / —
1100
Velocity
11 / 16
12.16%
Penetration loss over distance
5 / 12
Explosion radius
— / —
4751
DPM
1 / 17
90
Penetration
1 / 17
960
Damage
1 / 17
203
Devices/crew damage
1 / 17
Burst damage
— / —
880
Velocity
15 / 17
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
3.66
Explosion radius
1 / 17
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
152.0
Caliber
1 / 17
4.95
Rate of fire
16 / 17
12.12
Reload time
15 / 16
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
2.44
Base aim time
13 / 17
0.371
Dispersion
15 / 17
Dispersion factors
0.250
When moving
16 / 17
0.250
When rotating
16 / 17
0.120
When rotating turret
8 / 17
3.500
After shot
7 / 17
Gun angles
6°
Depression
9 / 17
18°
Elevation
2 / 17
8°/8°
Aiming arc (left / right)
15 / 17
31.59
Turret traverse speed
3 / 17
Mobility
49.67
Weight
10 / 17
Speed
43
Forward
7 / 17
12
Backward
7 / 17
Effective Power / Weight ratio
14.09
On hard terrain
9 / 17
11.07
On medium terrain
10 / 17
7.38
On soft terrain
8 / 17
Traverse speed
35.23
On hard terrain
9 / 17
27.68
On medium terrain
9 / 17
18.45
On soft terrain
11 / 17
6.42m×2.98m×1.94m
Size
6 / 17
Concealment
30.40%
While still
8 / 17
19.90%
While moving
8 / 17
9.94%
Upon firing while still
9 / 17
7.58%
Upon firing while moving
9 / 17
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 271m
203.8m
While still
227.0m
While moving
249.0m
Upon firing while still
254.3m
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
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 IS tank. The ISU-152 was conceived as a replacement for the SU-152, which was based on the KV-1s chassis. A total of 4,635 vehicles were built from November 1943 through June 1945.