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P.43 bis — Tier VI European medium tank

P.43 bis

VI
Cost
  • 920 000
  • 24 500
Preceded by
Succeeded by

Parameters

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930
HP
14 / 19
278.8m
View range
5 / 19
Firepower
Shell
1822
DPM
14 / 19
140
Penetration
11 / 19
225
Damage
1 / 19
122
Devices/crew damage
1 / 19
Burst damage
— / —
700
Velocity
19 / 19
14.29%
Penetration loss over distance
18 / 19
Explosion radius
— / —
1539
DPM
14 / 19
180
Penetration
11 / 19
190
Damage
1 / 19
122
Devices/crew damage
1 / 19
Burst damage
— / —
750
Velocity
19 / 19
22.22%
Penetration loss over distance
19 / 19
Explosion radius
— / —
2186
DPM
18 / 19
45
Penetration
1 / 19
270
Damage
4 / 19
122
Devices/crew damage
1 / 19
Burst damage
— / —
650
Velocity
18 / 19
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.46
Explosion radius
1 / 19
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
90.0
Caliber
1 / 19
8.10
Rate of fire
19 / 19
7.41
Reload time
18 / 18
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
×
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
2.17
Base aim time
19 / 19
0.362
Dispersion
16 / 19
Dispersion factors
0.130
When moving
8 / 19
0.130
When rotating
8 / 19
0.100
When rotating turret
18 / 19
4.000
After shot
4 / 19
Gun angles
7°
Depression
14 / 19
20°
Elevation
8 / 19
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 19
48.60
Turret traverse speed
8 / 19
Mobility
33.06
Weight
8 / 19
Speed
50
Forward
11 / 19
20
Backward
2 / 19
Effective Power / Weight ratio
19.22
On hard terrain
9 / 19
15.73
On medium terrain
12 / 19
12.36
On soft terrain
11 / 19
Traverse speed
59.65
On hard terrain
5 / 19
48.81
On medium terrain
5 / 19
38.35
On soft terrain
7 / 19
6.30m×3.10m×1.95m
Size
13 / 19
Concealment
22.50%
While still
17 / 19
17.60%
While moving
17 / 19
7.88%
Upon firing while still
17 / 19
6.65%
Upon firing while moving
17 / 19
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 267m
218.2m
While still
228.8m
While moving
249.9m
Upon firing while still
252.6m
Upon firing while moving

Armor profile

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Primary armor
  • 164–205
  • 123–164
  • 82–123
  • 41–82
  • 0–41
Spaced armor
  • 184–230
  • 138–184
  • 92–138
  • 46–92
  • 0–46
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
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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

The P.43 bis is one of the versions of the Italian medium tank developed in the mid-1940s. A 90-mm gun was planned to be mounted on the new vehicle. The tank was intended to demonstrate effective performance against existing vehicles.