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Strv m/42 — Tier V European medium tank

Strv m/42

/V
Cost
  • 400 000
  • 8 000
Preceded by
Succeeded by

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
650
HP
15 / 20
267.4m
View range
1 / 20
Firepower
Shell
1364
DPM
8 / 20
110
Penetration
8 / 20
160
Damage
2 / 20
105
Devices/crew damage
2 / 20
Burst damage
— / —
815
Velocity
7 / 20
13.64%
Penetration loss over distance
9 / 20
Explosion radius
— / —
1151
DPM
8 / 20
144
Penetration
17 / 20
135
Damage
3 / 20
105
Devices/crew damage
2 / 20
Burst damage
— / —
890
Velocity
14 / 20
13.89%
Penetration loss over distance
6 / 19
Explosion radius
— / —
1705
DPM
7 / 19
38
Penetration
2 / 19
200
Damage
2 / 19
105
Devices/crew damage
8 / 19
Burst damage
— / —
814
Velocity
6 / 19
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.06
Explosion radius
6 / 19
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
75.0
Caliber
5 / 20
8.53
Rate of fire
7 / 20
7.04
Reload time
7 / 20
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
×
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
1.99
Base aim time
5 / 20
0.369
Dispersion
7 / 20
Dispersion factors
0.160
When moving
14 / 20
0.160
When rotating
14 / 20
0.100
When rotating turret
14 / 20
3.500
After shot
1 / 20
Gun angles
15°
Depression
1 / 20
25°
Elevation
2 / 20
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 20
43.56
Turret traverse speed
10 / 20
Mobility
22.42
Weight
16 / 20
Speed
45
Forward
14 / 20
20
Backward
1 / 20
Effective Power / Weight ratio
18.83
On hard terrain
7 / 20
17.12
On medium terrain
5 / 20
11.08
On soft terrain
9 / 20
Traverse speed
39.94
On hard terrain
13 / 20
36.31
On medium terrain
8 / 20
23.49
On soft terrain
16 / 20
5.96m×2.33m×2.20m
Size
6 / 20
Concealment
22.50%
While still
16 / 20
17.60%
While moving
16 / 20
7.56%
Upon firing while still
17 / 20
6.42%
Upon firing while moving
17 / 20
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 267m
218.2m
While still
228.8m
While moving
250.6m
Upon firing while still
253.1m
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

Developed on the basis of the Lago medium tank in the 1930s. The 75-mm Bofors gun was mounted on the 22.5-ton tank. A total of 282 vehicles of different variants were produced. The TM, TH, and TV variants used the Scania-Vabis L-603 twin engines, which provided 160 h.p., while the Strv m/42 EH tanks were powered by a single Volvo A8B engine that provided 370 h.p.