Medium Tank: M2 Medium Tank

M2 Medium Tank

The only American medium tank adopted in the interwar period, with a total of 146 vehicles in two variants manufactured from 1939 through 1941. The M2 MT never saw action.

Characteristics for a vehicle with basic configuration and a crew with 100% qualification.

Main Characteristics

Tier III
Hit Points 180 HP
Weight/Load Limit 20.47 / 21.5 t
Price 31,000
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Radio Operator
  5. Radio Operator
  6. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 340 h.p.
Speed Limit 43 km/h
Traverse Speed 35 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 40 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 32
  • sides 18
  • rear 13
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 25
  • sides 25
  • rear 25
Armament
Gun 37 mm Gun M5
Ammunition 120 pcs
Damage 30-50 HP
Armor Penetration 36-60 mm
Rate of Fire 24.0 rounds/min
View Range 280 m
Signal Range 265 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
II M2M19
  • front 25
  • sides 25
  • rear 25
40 280 730
III M2M7
  • front 38
  • sides 25
  • rear 25
39 370 1,580
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
II 37 mm Gun M5 40/40/50 48/70/19 24.0 2,000
III 37 mm Gun M6 40/40/50 56/78/19 26.09 8,350
III 75 mm Howitzer M3 175/110 38/91 13.04 5,400
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
III Wright Continental R-975C2 340 20 9,200
IV Wright R-975EC2 400 20 11,600
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
II T48 21.5 35 670
III T49 23.5 40 2,100
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
II SCR 200 265 180
IV SCR 210 325 1,980
IX SCR 506 615 33,600