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VK 45.02 B — Tier IX German heavy tank

VK 45.02 B

IX

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1820
HP
2 / 10
282.5
View range
1 / 10
Firepower
Shell
2261
DPM
9 / 10
246
Penetration
7 / 10
460
Damage
2 / 10
180
Devices/crew damage
2 / 10
Burst damage
— / —
920
Velocity
8 / 10
2.03%
Penetration loss over distance
1 / 10
Explosion radius
— / —
1917
DPM
9 / 10
311
Penetration
7 / 10
390
Damage
2 / 10
180
Devices/crew damage
2 / 10
Burst damage
— / —
1150
Velocity
3 / 10
15.43%
Penetration loss over distance
3 / 4
Explosion radius
— / —
2949
DPM
7 / 10
65
Penetration
5 / 10
600
Damage
2 / 10
180
Devices/crew damage
2 / 10
Burst damage
— / —
920
Velocity
7 / 10
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
2.71
Explosion radius
3 / 10
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
128.0
Caliber
3 / 10
4.91
Rate of fire
8 / 10
12.21
Reload time
6 / 8
0.00
Magazin reload time
— / —
Magazine size
— / —
Shell reload time
— / —
Gun handling
2.63
Base aim time
6 / 10
0.344
Dispersion
4 / 10
Dispersion factors
0.210
When moving
9 / 10
0.210
When rotating
9 / 10
0.160
When rotating turret
6 / 10
3.000
After shot
1 / 10
Gun angles
8°
Depression
1 / 10
18°
Elevation
3 / 10
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 10
19.44
Turret traverse speed
8 / 10
Mobility
79.17
Weight
2 / 10
Speed
30
Forward
10 / 10
15
Backward
2 / 10
Effective Power / Weight ratio
10.61
On hard terrain
8 / 10
9.73
On medium terrain
8 / 10
6.48
On soft terrain
8 / 10
Traverse speed
31.45
On hard terrain
8 / 10
28.83
On medium terrain
6 / 10
19.22
On soft terrain
9 / 10
6.75m×3.12m×2.46m
Size
5 / 10

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Historical Reference

Two designs of this vehicle (one with the forward-mounted turret and the other with the rear-mounted turret) were drawn up by Ferdinand Porsche. The tank never saw mass production.