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KV-5 — Tier VIII Soviet heavy tank

KV-5

VIII

Parameters

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1600
HP
1 / 21
248.6
View range
21 / 21
Firepower
Shell
1949
DPM
18 / 21
219
Penetration
15 / 21
320
Damage
12 / 21
150
Devices/crew damage
12 / 21
Burst damage
— / —
1050
Velocity
9 / 21
15.98%
Penetration loss over distance
21 / 21
Explosion radius
— / —
1644
DPM
18 / 21
250
Penetration
18 / 21
270
Damage
12 / 21
150
Devices/crew damage
12 / 21
Burst damage
— / —
838
Velocity
14 / 21
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
2436
DPM
19 / 21
54
Penetration
16 / 21
400
Damage
16 / 21
150
Devices/crew damage
12 / 21
Burst damage
— / —
830
Velocity
16 / 21
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.98
Explosion radius
12 / 21
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
107.0
Caliber
12 / 21
6.09
Rate of fire
10 / 21
9.85
Reload time
9 / 19
0.00
Magazin reload time
— / —
Magazine size
— / —
Shell reload time
— / —
Gun handling
2.63
Base aim time
9 / 21
0.362
Dispersion
12 / 21
Dispersion factors
0.180
When moving
5 / 21
0.180
When rotating
5 / 21
0.140
When rotating turret
6 / 21
4.000
After shot
7 / 21
Gun angles
7°
Depression
8 / 21
22°
Elevation
3 / 21
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 21
25.82
Turret traverse speed
10 / 21
Mobility
100.17
Weight
2 / 21
Speed
40
Forward
4 / 21
11
Backward
19 / 21
Effective Power / Weight ratio
10.46
On hard terrain
17 / 21
8.24
On medium terrain
18 / 21
5.99
On soft terrain
17 / 21
Traverse speed
25.51
On hard terrain
20 / 21
20.09
On medium terrain
20 / 21
14.61
On soft terrain
18 / 21
8.03m×2.99m×2.92m
Size
20 / 21

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Historical Reference

Development began in June 1941 at the Leningrad Kirov Plant and was completed by August, but plans were interrupted due to the complicated situation on the front. The KV-5 was to utilize some components of the KV-1. A new turret was designed, incorporating the 107-mm ZIS-6 gun. Two roadwheels and a single support roller were to be added on each side. A new 1,200 h.p. diesel engine was being developed for the vehicle, however it was not completed in time and was replaced with two V-2K engines.

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