Comparing: M4A3E2 Sherman Jumbo vs. M4A3E8 Sherman vs. Pz.Kpfw. IV Schmalturm
The heavy-armored assault variant of the M4A3(75)W. The vehicle featured additional 38-mm armor plates, enhanced transmission compartment hatch, and a new turret with enhanced armor that was developed on the basis of the T23 turret.
Also known as M4А3(76)W HVSS. At the end of August 1944, a new bogie suspension was designed. The vehicle variant was mass-produced and saw battle beginning in late March 1945, with a total of 4542 vehicles of both suspension types manufactured.
In November 1944 the Krupp company presented several avant-projects aimed to upgrade armament of tanks and tank destroyers in service. Among them there was a project of mounting a Panther's Schmalturm (tight turret) on the Pz IV Ausf. J. The project was canceled due to phasing out the Pz IV production.
|Tank data page||Tank data page||Tank data page||Tank data page|
|Battle Tiers||6 7 8||6 7 8||6 7 8|
|Speed Limit||35 km/h||48 km/h||48 km/h|
|Speed Limit Back||15 km/h||18 km/h||18 km/h|
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|Damage (Explosion radius)|
|Damage / min|
|Rate of Fire|
|Stationary||%||12.50 %||14.25 %|
|In motion||%||7.50 %||12.00 %|
|When Firing||%||3.12 %||3.53 %|
|Neto Credits Income||9874.82|
|Kills per Battle||0.616801|
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