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VK 72.01 K — Tier X German heavy tank

VK 72.01 K

X
Cost
  • 6 100 000
  • 245 000
Preceded by
Competes with

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
2600
HP
4 / 20
282.5m
View range
1 / 20
Firepower
Shell
2465
DPM
19 / 20
258
Penetration
8 / 20
640
Damage
1 / 20
203
Devices/crew damage
1 / 20
Burst damage
— / —
757
Velocity
19 / 20
12.79%
Penetration loss over distance
19 / 20
Explosion radius
— / —
2099
DPM
19 / 20
334
Penetration
7 / 20
545
Damage
1 / 20
203
Devices/crew damage
1 / 20
Burst damage
— / —
606
Velocity
19 / 20
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
3698
DPM
8 / 20
85
Penetration
4 / 20
960
Damage
1 / 20
203
Devices/crew damage
1 / 20
Burst damage
— / —
757
Velocity
16 / 20
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
3.57
Explosion radius
2 / 20
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
150.0
Caliber
2 / 20
3.85
Rate of fire
20 / 20
15.58
Reload time
16 / 16
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
×
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
2.54
Base aim time
15 / 20
0.362
Dispersion
15 / 20
Dispersion factors
0.210
When moving
17 / 20
0.210
When rotating
17 / 20
0.120
When rotating turret
16 / 20
4.000
After shot
6 / 20
Gun angles
7°
Depression
12 / 20
17°
Elevation
9 / 20
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 20
21.87
Turret traverse speed
15 / 20
Mobility
122.39
Weight
3 / 20
Speed
32
Forward
16 / 20
15
Backward
6 / 20
Effective Power / Weight ratio
9.80
On hard terrain
19 / 20
8.99
On medium terrain
17 / 20
6.66
On soft terrain
16 / 20
Traverse speed
24.30
On hard terrain
19 / 20
22.27
On medium terrain
19 / 20
16.50
On soft terrain
18 / 20
6.78m×3.00m×2.69m
Size
11 / 20
Concealment
8.60%
While still
17 / 20
5.30%
While moving
17 / 20
2.89%
Upon firing while still
17 / 20
2.45%
Upon firing while moving
17 / 20
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 282m
262.0m
While still
269.7m
While moving
275.3m
Upon firing while still
276.3m
Upon firing while moving

Armor profile

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Primary armor
  • 280–350
  • 210–280
  • 140–210
  • 70–140
  • 0–70
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
From the side
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
From the back
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
Historical Reference

A superheavy tank with rear placement of the turret. Developed by the Krupp company. A new vehicle was to have stronger armament and enhanced armor compared to the VK 70.01. Existed only in blueprints.