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Pershing — Tier VIII American medium tank

Pershing

VIII
Cost
  • 2 403 000
  • 98 100
Preceded by
Succeeded by

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1440
HP
8 / 21
302.0
View range
1 / 21
Firepower
Shell
2103
DPM
16 / 21
180
Penetration
14 / 21
225
Damage
8 / 21
122
Devices/crew damage
8 / 21
Burst damage
— / —
975
Velocity
9 / 21
11.11%
Penetration loss over distance
11 / 21
Explosion radius
— / —
1776
DPM
17 / 21
268
Penetration
3 / 21
190
Damage
8 / 21
122
Devices/crew damage
8 / 21
Burst damage
— / —
1219
Velocity
8 / 21
8.58%
Penetration loss over distance
5 / 16
Explosion radius
— / —
2524
DPM
18 / 21
45
Penetration
8 / 21
270
Damage
8 / 21
122
Devices/crew damage
8 / 21
Burst damage
— / —
975
Velocity
8 / 21
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.46
Explosion radius
8 / 21
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
90.0
Caliber
8 / 21
9.35
Rate of fire
14 / 21
6.42
Reload time
12 / 19
0.00
Magazin reload time
— / —
Magazine size
— / —
Shell reload time
— / —
Gun handling
2.08
Base aim time
13 / 21
0.335
Dispersion
15 / 21
Dispersion factors
0.120
When moving
2 / 21
0.120
When rotating
2 / 21
0.080
When rotating turret
4 / 21
3.200
After shot
3 / 21
Gun angles
10°
Depression
1 / 21
20°
Elevation
2 / 21
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 21
46.17
Turret traverse speed
12 / 21
Mobility
42.94
Weight
7 / 21
Speed
48
Forward
15 / 21
20
Backward
2 / 21
Effective Power / Weight ratio
16.39
On hard terrain
18 / 21
13.87
On medium terrain
18 / 21
10.61
On soft terrain
18 / 21
Traverse speed
59.18
On hard terrain
10 / 21
50.08
On medium terrain
12 / 21
38.29
On soft terrain
12 / 21
5.87m×2.34m×2.28m
Size
8 / 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Historical Reference

American medium tank, named in honor of General John Pershing, who led the American Expeditionary Force during World War I. In 1944–1946 in the U.S. Army, the M26 was temporarily classified as heavy tank. Starting in February 1945 these vehicles took part in World War II; in 1950–1951 the vehicle saw combat in the Korean War.

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