Comparing: M3 Light vs. Type 2597 Chi-Ha vs. Type 98 Ke-Ni
The most famous light tank of World War II, with a total of 13,859 vehicles manufactured from 1941 through September 1943. 1,576 tanks (mostly of the M3A1 version) were supplied to the U.S.S.R. under Lend-Lease, and many more to the British.
Developed by Mitsubishi from 1935 through 1937. The vehicle was mass-produced from 1938 through 1942, alongside an upgraded Shinhoto Chi-Ha for the last two years, with a total of 1,220 vehicles of both types manufactured. The Chi-Ha and Shinhoto Chi-Ha tanks were widely used by Japanese forces in China, and after Japan capitulation, these vehicles were used by both the PLA and Kuomintang forces in the Civil War of 1946.
A further modification of the Ha-Go developed by Hino Jidosha Kogyo. Despite the improved dynamic characteristics, the tank did not replace the Ha-Go. About 100 tanks were manufactured by Mitsubishi and Hino.
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|Battle Tiers||4 5||3 4 5||3 4 5|
|Speed Limit||61 km/h||40 km/h||50 km/h|
|Speed Limit Back||20 km/h||15 km/h||20 km/h|
|Horse power / weight|
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|Damage (Explosion radius)|
|Damage / min|
|Rate of Fire|
|In motion||%||14.85 %||%|
|When Firing||%||4.91 %||%|
|Accuracy||56.3499 %||46.922 %||%|
|Neto Credits Income||5172.83||3306.24|
|Winrate||45.4632 %||49.4825 %||%|
|Kills per Battle||0.423651||0.36076|
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