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Locust — Tier III American light tank

Locust

III
Sell Price
  • 1 000

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
420
HP
5 / 17
253.0m
View range
3 / 17
Firepower
Shell
769
DPM
8 / 17
56
Penetration
11 / 17
40
Damage
8 / 17
1
Devices/crew damage
15 / 17
Burst damage
— / —
792
Velocity
6 / 17
32.14%
Penetration loss over distance
17 / 17
Explosion radius
— / —
769
DPM
2 / 16
78
Penetration
11 / 16
40
Damage
2 / 16
2
Devices/crew damage
10 / 16
Burst damage
— / —
990
Velocity
5 / 16
15.38%
Penetration loss over distance
2 / 16
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
— / —
37.0
Caliber
9 / 17
19.23
Rate of fire
6 / 17
3.12
Reload time
2 / 12
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
1.15
Base aim time
1 / 17
0.336
Dispersion
1 / 17
Dispersion factors
0.170
When moving
2 / 17
0.170
When rotating
2 / 17
0.080
When rotating turret
2 / 17
3.000
After shot
7 / 17
Gun angles
10°
Depression
3 / 17
30°
Elevation
1 / 17
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 17
41.72
Turret traverse speed
8 / 17
Mobility
6.92
Weight
17 / 17
Speed
64
Forward
3 / 17
20
Backward
2 / 17
Effective Power / Weight ratio
24.82
On hard terrain
3 / 17
22.54
On medium terrain
2 / 17
17.94
On soft terrain
1 / 17
Traverse speed
41.72
On hard terrain
12 / 17
37.89
On medium terrain
14 / 17
30.15
On soft terrain
10 / 17
3.83m×2.13m×1.50m
Size
6 / 17
Concealment
38.70%
While still
1 / 17
38.70%
While moving
1 / 17
13.71%
Upon firing while still
1 / 17
13.71%
Upon firing while moving
1 / 17
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 253m
174.4m
While still
174.4m
While moving
225.2m
Upon firing while still
225.2m
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
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

Requirements to a light airmobile tank were created in the winter of 1941. The vehicle was developed by the Marmon-Herrington company. A total of 830 vehicles were produced from April 1943 through February 1944, 260 of which were supplied to the U.K. under Lend-Lease.