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St. Emil — Tier VII German tank destroyer

St. Emil

VII
Cost
  • 1 300 000
  • 43 400
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Competes with

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1000
HP
7 / 19
277.2m
View range
1 / 19
Firepower
Shell
2428
DPM
17 / 19
231
Penetration
1 / 19
460
Damage
2 / 19
180
Devices/crew damage
2 / 19
Burst damage
— / —
880
Velocity
10 / 19
12.55%
Penetration loss over distance
13 / 18
Explosion radius
— / —
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
3167
DPM
16 / 19
65
Penetration
2 / 19
600
Damage
2 / 19
180
Devices/crew damage
2 / 19
Burst damage
— / —
880
Velocity
10 / 19
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
2.71
Explosion radius
2 / 19
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
128.0
Caliber
2 / 19
5.28
Rate of fire
18 / 19
11.37
Reload time
17 / 18
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
×
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
1.54
Base aim time
3 / 19
0.326
Dispersion
9 / 19
Dispersion factors
0.200
When moving
8 / 19
0.120
When rotating
2 / 19
0.120
When rotating turret
10 / 19
4.000
After shot
12 / 19
Gun angles
15°
Depression
1 / 19
10°
Elevation
16 / 19
5°/7°
Aiming arc (left / right)
19 / 19
31.59
Turret traverse speed
4 / 19
Mobility
36.39
Weight
11 / 19
Speed
25
Forward
17 / 19
12
Backward
12 / 19
Effective Power / Weight ratio
8.52
On hard terrain
18 / 19
7.21
On medium terrain
19 / 19
4.46
On soft terrain
19 / 19
Traverse speed
39.27
On hard terrain
12 / 19
33.23
On medium terrain
12 / 19
20.57
On soft terrain
16 / 19
6.70m×2.22m×2.36m
Size
9 / 19
Concealment
23.80%
While still
17 / 19
15.90%
While moving
18 / 19
8.38%
Upon firing while still
18 / 19
6.63%
Upon firing while moving
18 / 19
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 271m
218.4m
While still
235.9m
While moving
252.5m
Upon firing while still
256.3m
Upon firing while moving

Armor profile

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Primary armor
  • 224–280
  • 168–224
  • 112–168
  • 56–112
  • 0–56
Spaced armor
  • 224–280
  • 168–224
  • 112–168
  • 56–112
  • 0–56
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

Experimental tank destroyer developed on the basis of the VK 30.01(H) heavy tank. Only two vehicles were manufactured. They fought on the Eastern Front. The tank destroyer was designated as “Sturer Emil” (German for “Stubborn Emil”) due to frequent breakdowns.