Comparing: Centurion Mk. I vs. Type 59 vs. STA-1
Development of the Centurion started in 1943. The vehicle was designed as a "universal tank" to replace existing infantry and cruiser tanks. The Centurion was the first British vehicle that featured sloped armor plates. The tank entered service in 1947. A total of 100 vehicles of this series were manufactured from 1945 through 1946.
Chinese medium tank. Initially, the vehicle was a copy of the Soviet medium T-54A tank. The Type 59 entered service in 1959. The first tanks manufactured had no gun stabilizer or night-vision device. Later the vehicle underwent several modernizations. Between 6,000 and 9,500 vehicles of all variants were manufactured from 1958 through 1987.
The first Japanese post-war tank was developed on the basis of U.S. vehicles. The STA-1 was developed, taking into consideration Japanese terrain, rail network specifications, and anthropometric data of Japanese tankers. Only one prototype was built, in December 1956.
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|Battle Tiers||8 9 10||8 9||8 9 10|
|Speed Limit||40 km/h||56 km/h||45 km/h|
|Speed Limit Back||20 km/h||20 km/h||20 km/h|
|Horse power / weight|
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|Medium terrain resistance|
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|Damage (Explosion radius)|
|Damage / min|
|Rate of Fire|
|Stationary||7.50 %||17.50 %||%|
|In motion||3.00 %||12.50 %||%|
|When Firing||1.79 %||3.76 %||%|
|Accuracy||70.2264 %||74.1033 %||72.6515 %|
|Neto Credits Income||-2925.08||20240.9||-7247.27|
|Winrate||49.925 %||51.5932 %||50.5394 %|
|Kills per Battle||0.616015||0.855116||0.781264|
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