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Skorpion G — Tier VIII German tank destroyer

Skorpion G

VIII

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1150
HP
6 / 17
277.2m
View range
1 / 17
Firepower
Shell
2849
DPM
9 / 17
246
Penetration
7 / 17
460
Damage
3 / 17
180
Devices/crew damage
3 / 17
Burst damage
— / —
920
Velocity
12 / 17
2.03%
Penetration loss over distance
1 / 17
Explosion radius
— / —
2415
DPM
9 / 16
311
Penetration
6 / 16
390
Damage
4 / 16
180
Devices/crew damage
3 / 16
Burst damage
— / —
1150
Velocity
8 / 16
15.43%
Penetration loss over distance
10 / 12
Explosion radius
— / —
3716
DPM
10 / 17
65
Penetration
5 / 17
600
Damage
4 / 17
180
Devices/crew damage
3 / 17
Burst damage
— / —
920
Velocity
12 / 17
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
2.71
Explosion radius
5 / 17
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
128.0
Caliber
5 / 17
6.19
Rate of fire
10 / 17
9.69
Reload time
10 / 16
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
×
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
1.72
Base aim time
2 / 17
0.290
Dispersion
2 / 17
Dispersion factors
0.180
When moving
4 / 17
0.180
When rotating
4 / 17
0.100
When rotating turret
4 / 17
4.000
After shot
9 / 17
Gun angles
6°
Depression
9 / 17
14°
Elevation
13 / 17
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 17
21.87
Turret traverse speed
13 / 17
Mobility
42.94
Weight
13 / 17
Speed
55
Forward
1 / 17
20
Backward
1 / 17
Effective Power / Weight ratio
15.14
On hard terrain
7 / 17
13.88
On medium terrain
6 / 17
10.74
On soft terrain
4 / 17
Traverse speed
36.45
On hard terrain
7 / 17
33.41
On medium terrain
7 / 17
25.87
On soft terrain
4 / 17
6.55m×3.27m×2.41m
Size
10 / 17
Concealment
24.30%
While still
13 / 17
17.80%
While moving
10 / 17
7.11%
Upon firing while still
17 / 17
6.11%
Upon firing while moving
17 / 17
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 271m
217.3m
While still
231.7m
While moving
255.3m
Upon firing while still
257.5m
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

Development of the second series of self-propelled guns on the basis of the Panther tank was started by the Rheinmetall company in January 1943. The design plans for the 12,8 cm Skorpion were completed on April 2, 1943. Existed only in blueprints.