Comparing: M5 Stuart vs. Covenanter vs. T-80
A further modification of the M3 Stuart, the M5 entered production in April 1942. By June 1944 a total of 8,884 vehicles in two variants had been produced. The tank was used in all theaters of war.
A new cruiser tank that featured such innovations as an opposed-piston engine, front placement of cooling radiators, and the wide use of welding. The vehicle was ordered for production on April 17, 1939. A total of 1,771 tanks in four base variants were mass-produced. The Covenanter tanks were used mostly for training purposes in the U.K. from 1940 through 1943.
Developed in the summer and fall of 1942 at the Construction Bureau of the Gorky Automobile Plant under the supervision of N. A. Astrov. The vehicle came into service in December 1942. A total of 85 vehicles were mass-produced.
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|Battle Tiers||4 5 6 7||4 5 6||4 5 6 7|
|Speed Limit||64.4 km/h||50 km/h||45 km/h|
|Speed Limit Back||20 km/h||20 km/h||18 km/h|
|Horse power / weight|
|Max Climb Angle|
|Hard terrain resistance|
|Medium terrain resistance|
|Soft terrain resistance|
|Damage (Explosion radius)|
|Damage / min|
|Rate of Fire|
|Stationary||20.00 %||19.00 %||%|
|In motion||20.00 %||19.00 %||%|
|When Firing||5.22 %||4.91 %||%|
|Accuracy||44.3259 %||45.4835 %||%|
|Neto Credits Income||3431.67||1742.34|
|Winrate||48.9816 %||48.0151 %||%|
|Kills per Battle||0.199597||0.324072|
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