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Progetto 46 — Tier VIII European medium tank

Progetto 46

/VIII

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1400
HP
17 / 37
296.3m
View range
20 / 37
Firepower
Shell
2321
DPM
12 / 37
180
Penetration
28 / 37
240
Damage
15 / 37
122
Devices/crew damage
15 / 37
720
Burst damage
4 / 7
929
Velocity
24 / 37
11.11%
Penetration loss over distance
21 / 37
Explosion radius
— / —
1837
DPM
17 / 37
259
Penetration
11 / 37
190
Damage
15 / 37
122
Devices/crew damage
15 / 37
570
Burst damage
4 / 7
1250
Velocity
4 / 37
11.97%
Penetration loss over distance
20 / 28
Explosion radius
— / —
2611
DPM
21 / 37
45
Penetration
15 / 37
270
Damage
15 / 37
122
Devices/crew damage
15 / 37
810
Burst damage
4 / 7
732
Velocity
33 / 37
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.46
Explosion radius
15 / 37
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
90.0
Caliber
15 / 37
9.67
Rate of fire
17 / 37
Reload time
— / —
Magazine reload time
— / —
6.20/4.88/4.88
Time to load next shell
1 / 2
3×
Magazine size
4 / 7
2.50
Time before next shell is ready
4 / 7
Gun handling
1.51
Base aim time
5 / 37
0.310
Dispersion
15 / 37
Dispersion factors
0.120
When moving
2 / 37
0.120
When rotating
2 / 37
0.120
When rotating turret
30 / 37
3.500
After shot
4 / 37
Gun angles
9°
Depression
15 / 37
20°
Elevation
2 / 37
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 37
44.67
Turret traverse speed
23 / 37
Mobility
34.96
Weight
28 / 37
Speed
55
Forward
7 / 37
20
Backward
3 / 37
Effective Power / Weight ratio
22.03
On hard terrain
10 / 37
18.35
On medium terrain
14 / 37
14.68
On soft terrain
8 / 37
Traverse speed
62.05
On hard terrain
13 / 37
51.71
On medium terrain
12 / 37
41.37
On soft terrain
12 / 37
6.94m×3.26m×2.08m
Size
29 / 37
Concealment
24.00%
While still
24 / 37
18.80%
While moving
24 / 37
8.00%
Upon firing while still
22 / 37
6.76%
Upon firing while moving
22 / 37
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 271m
218.0m
While still
229.5m
While moving
253.3m
Upon firing while still
256.1m
Upon firing while moving

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

Conceptualization of a draft design developed at the request of General Francesco Rossi who believed that only light vehicles weighing up to 35 tons would be effective in a new war. Such an innovative design was not approved; development was discontinued when Italy joined the Standard Tank project.