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Strv 74 — Tier VI European medium tank

Strv 74

VI
Cost
  • 930 500
  • 24 350
Preceded by
Succeeded by

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
950
HP
14 / 25
278.8m
View range
5 / 25
Firepower
Shell
2000
DPM
4 / 25
148
Penetration
7 / 25
160
Damage
8 / 25
105
Devices/crew damage
8 / 25
Burst damage
— / —
925
Velocity
3 / 25
13.51%
Penetration loss over distance
17 / 25
Explosion radius
— / —
1688
DPM
4 / 25
200
Penetration
6 / 25
135
Damage
8 / 25
105
Devices/crew damage
8 / 25
Burst damage
— / —
1160
Velocity
2 / 25
12.50%
Penetration loss over distance
18 / 25
Explosion radius
— / —
2500
DPM
8 / 25
38
Penetration
8 / 25
200
Damage
8 / 25
105
Devices/crew damage
8 / 25
Burst damage
— / —
840
Velocity
8 / 25
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.06
Explosion radius
16 / 25
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
75.0
Caliber
15 / 25
12.50
Rate of fire
4 / 25
4.80
Reload time
3 / 23
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
×
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
1.72
Base aim time
1 / 25
0.326
Dispersion
8 / 25
Dispersion factors
0.130
When moving
10 / 25
0.130
When rotating
10 / 25
0.080
When rotating turret
11 / 25
4.000
After shot
5 / 25
Gun angles
10°
Depression
5 / 25
20°
Elevation
9 / 25
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 25
46.17
Turret traverse speed
16 / 25
Mobility
25.96
Weight
24 / 25
Speed
50
Forward
14 / 25
20
Backward
2 / 25
Effective Power / Weight ratio
17.80
On hard terrain
17 / 25
16.18
On medium terrain
14 / 25
12.71
On soft terrain
13 / 25
Traverse speed
54.37
On hard terrain
11 / 25
49.43
On medium terrain
6 / 25
38.83
On soft terrain
7 / 25
5.97m×2.35m×2.47m
Size
13 / 25
Concealment
23.90%
While still
19 / 25
18.70%
While moving
17 / 25
7.70%
Upon firing while still
23 / 25
6.53%
Upon firing while moving
23 / 25
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 271m
218.2m
While still
229.7m
While moving
254.0m
Upon firing while still
256.6m
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

In the early 1950s, the Centurion medium tank entered service in the Swedish army, yet a lighter and more maneuverable vehicle was required. It was decided to modernize the old Strv m/42 vehicles by equipping them with a new turret and armament. The tank received a new name, Strv 74. A total of 225 vehicles were manufactured from 1957 through 1960. The Swedish army continued to use the vehicle until the end of 1984.