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M46 Patton — Tier IX American medium tank

M46 Patton

IX

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1650
HP
3 / 9
307.8
View range
2 / 9
Firepower
Shell
3036
DPM
1 / 9
218
Penetration
8 / 9
350
Damage
2 / 9
150
Devices/crew damage
2 / 9
Burst damage
— / —
945
Velocity
8 / 9
11.47%
Penetration loss over distance
8 / 9
Explosion radius
— / —
2602
DPM
1 / 8
265
Penetration
8 / 8
300
Damage
2 / 8
150
Devices/crew damage
2 / 8
Burst damage
— / —
1181
Velocity
3 / 8
16.60%
Penetration loss over distance
3 / 3
Explosion radius
— / —
3816
DPM
3 / 8
53
Penetration
4 / 8
440
Damage
3 / 8
150
Devices/crew damage
2 / 8
Burst damage
— / —
945
Velocity
6 / 8
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.91
Explosion radius
2 / 8
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
105.0
Caliber
2 / 9
8.67
Rate of fire
4 / 9
6.92
Reload time
3 / 8
0.00
Magazin reload time
— / —
Magazine size
— / —
Shell reload time
— / —
Gun handling
2.08
Base aim time
6 / 9
0.344
Dispersion
7 / 9
Dispersion factors
0.100
When moving
1 / 9
0.100
When rotating
1 / 9
0.060
When rotating turret
1 / 9
4.000
After shot
4 / 9
Gun angles
10°
Depression
1 / 9
22°
Elevation
1 / 9
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 9
48.60
Turret traverse speed
5 / 9
Mobility
43.12
Weight
4 / 9
Speed
48
Forward
6 / 9
20
Backward
2 / 9
Effective Power / Weight ratio
19.02
On hard terrain
8 / 9
16.09
On medium terrain
7 / 9
13.50
On soft terrain
4 / 9
Traverse speed
64.44
On hard terrain
2 / 9
54.52
On medium terrain
5 / 9
45.73
On soft terrain
2 / 9
5.70m×2.39m×2.27m
Size
4 / 9

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Historical Reference

Developed in 1948 and 1949, the M46 Patton was a modernized and improved version of the M26 Pershing. A total of 1,168 M46 tanks, in two basic variants, were manufactured between 1949 and 1951. Pattons saw wide use in the Korean War.

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