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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
23 / 32
278.8m
View range
6 / 32
Firepower
Shell
1822
DPM
26 / 32
140
Penetration
18 / 32
225
Damage
1 / 32
122
Devices/crew damage
1 / 32
Burst damage
— / —
700
Velocity
31 / 32
14.29%
Penetration loss over distance
30 / 32
Explosion radius
— / —
1539
DPM
26 / 32
180
Penetration
20 / 32
190
Damage
1 / 32
122
Devices/crew damage
1 / 32
Burst damage
— / —
750
Velocity
31 / 32
22.22%
Penetration loss over distance
31 / 32
Explosion radius
— / —
2186
DPM
28 / 32
45
Penetration
1 / 32
270
Damage
6 / 32
122
Devices/crew damage
1 / 32
Burst damage
— / —
650
Velocity
30 / 32
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.46
Explosion radius
1 / 32
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
90.0
Caliber
1 / 32
8.10
Rate of fire
30 / 32
7.41
Reload time
27 / 29
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
×
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
2.17
Base aim time
30 / 32
0.362
Dispersion
27 / 32
Dispersion factors
0.130
When moving
11 / 32
0.130
When rotating
11 / 32
0.100
When rotating turret
30 / 32
4.000
After shot
5 / 32
Gun angles
7°
Depression
24 / 32
20°
Elevation
10 / 32
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 32
48.60
Turret traverse speed
11 / 32
Mobility
33.06
Weight
14 / 32
Speed
50
Forward
19 / 32
20
Backward
2 / 32
Effective Power / Weight ratio
19.22
On hard terrain
15 / 32
15.73
On medium terrain
22 / 32
12.36
On soft terrain
21 / 32
Traverse speed
59.65
On hard terrain
7 / 32
48.81
On medium terrain
13 / 32
38.35
On soft terrain
12 / 32
6.30m×3.10m×1.95m
Size
21 / 32
Concealment
22.50%
While still
28 / 32
17.60%
While moving
29 / 32
7.88%
Upon firing while still
27 / 32
6.65%
Upon firing while moving
27 / 32
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 279m
227.5m
While still
238.7m
While moving
261.0m
Upon firing while still
263.8m
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
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

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.