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T30 — Tier IX American tank destroyer

T30

IX
Cost
  • 3 550 000
  • 145 000
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Competes with

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1500
HP
7 / 10
277.2m
View range
2 / 10
Firepower
Shell
2676
DPM
9 / 10
276
Penetration
3 / 10
640
Damage
1 / 10
210
Devices/crew damage
1 / 10
Burst damage
— / —
870
Velocity
6 / 10
6.52%
Penetration loss over distance
7 / 10
Explosion radius
— / —
2278
DPM
8 / 9
320
Penetration
7 / 9
545
Damage
3 / 9
210
Devices/crew damage
1 / 9
Burst damage
— / —
1088
Velocity
5 / 9
12.50%
Penetration loss over distance
4 / 6
Explosion radius
— / —
4013
DPM
8 / 10
90
Penetration
2 / 10
960
Damage
1 / 10
210
Devices/crew damage
1 / 10
Burst damage
— / —
870
Velocity
6 / 10
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
3.78
Explosion radius
1 / 10
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
155.0
Caliber
1 / 10
4.18
Rate of fire
9 / 10
14.35
Reload time
9 / 10
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
2.72
Base aim time
10 / 10
0.353
Dispersion
7 / 10
Dispersion factors
0.200
When moving
4 / 10
0.200
When rotating
4 / 10
0.200
When rotating turret
10 / 10
4.000
After shot
4 / 10
Gun angles
10°
Depression
1 / 10
15°
Elevation
7 / 10
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 10
19.44
Turret traverse speed
10 / 10
Mobility
64.36
Weight
4 / 10
Speed
35
Forward
7 / 10
10
Backward
8 / 10
Effective Power / Weight ratio
10.50
On hard terrain
7 / 10
9.19
On medium terrain
7 / 10
6.12
On soft terrain
7 / 10
Traverse speed
27.01
On hard terrain
8 / 10
23.64
On medium terrain
9 / 10
15.76
On soft terrain
9 / 10
7.34m×2.51m×2.65m
Size
4 / 10
Concealment
20.10%
While still
8 / 10
13.70%
While moving
8 / 10
7.62%
Upon firing while still
9 / 10
6.18%
Upon firing while moving
9 / 10
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 282m
235.4m
While still
250.2m
While moving
264.3m
Upon firing while still
267.7m
Upon firing while moving

Armor profile

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Primary armor
  • 328–410
  • 246–328
  • 164–246
  • 82–164
  • 0–82
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

Experimental heavy tank. The vehicle was an early version of the T29 with enhanced armament. Two prototypes were built in 1945–1947 and underwent trials at the Aberdeen Proving Ground in 1948. Never entered mass production or saw service.