Comparing: Panther/M10 vs. VK 30.02 (D) vs. T-43
During the preparation of Otto Skorzeny's Panzerbrigade 150 for the Ardennes offensive, four Panther tanks were disguised as M10 tank destroyers. The tank brigade was to carry out diversions deep behind the allied lines. All vehicles were lost during the battle with the 120th U.S. Infantry Regiment on February 21, 1945.
Developed as a response to, and influenced by, the Soviet T-34. The initial order for the production of 200 vehicles was canceled in favor of the Panther.
Designed as a replacement for the T-34 in the spring of 1942. The T-43 was recommended for service, but all work on the project was discontinued in favor of improving the T-34. The vehicle never entered mass production.
|Tank data page||Tank data page||Tank data page||Tank data page|
|Battle Tiers||7 8 9||7 8 9||7 8 9|
|Speed Limit||46 km/h||56 km/h||51 km/h|
|Speed Limit Back||20 km/h||20 km/h||20 km/h|
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|Medium terrain resistance|
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|Damage (Explosion radius)|
|Damage / min|
|Rate of Fire|
|In motion||%||5.00 %||%|
|When Firing||%||2.42 %||%|
|Neto Credits Income||-2622.11|
|Kills per Battle||0.624397|
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