Medium Tank: M7

M7

Development of this tank started in the spring of 1941. The construction of experimental vehicles was launched in January 1942, after the first prototypes were completed. By January 1943 the prototypes passed trials, but the vehicle never saw mass production.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier V
Hit Points 400 HP
Weight/Load Limit 23.05 / 24.5 t
Price 355,000
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Radio Operator
  5. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 350 h.p.
Speed Limit 60 km/h
Traverse Speed 46 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 48 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 38
  • sides 32
  • rear 25
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 51
  • sides 32
  • rear 32
Armament
Gun 37 mm Gun M6
Ammunition 178 pcs
Damage 30-50 HP
Armor Penetration 42-70 mm
Rate of Fire 26.09 rounds/min
View Range 370 m
Signal Range 395 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
IV M24A1
  • front 51
  • sides 32
  • rear 32
48 370 4,800
V M47
  • front 51
  • sides 38
  • rear 38
46 380 11,500
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
III 37 mm Gun M6 40/40/50 56/78/19 26.09 8,350
IV 75 mm Gun M3 110/110/175 92/127/38 15.79 30,000
IV 75 mm Gun M2 110/110/175 90/125/38 15.79 23,000
IV QF 6-pdr Mk. III 75/75 105/170 26.09 30,500
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
IV Wright Continental R-975EC2 350 20 10,500
IV Wright Continental R-975C1 400 20 11,000
V Wright Continental R-975C4 460 20 13,900
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
IV VVSS T48 24.5 46 4,450
V VVSS T48A 25.5 48 8,000
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VI SCR 508 395 21,600
VII SCR 538 480 22,800
X SCR 528 745 54,000