Light Tank: Tetrarch

Tetrarch

Developed in 1936 by the Vickers-Armstrong company, with a total of 177 vehicles in two basic modifications the Tetrarch Mk I and the Tetrarch Mk ICS manufactured from 1941 through 1942. In 1942 twenty vehicles were delivered to the U.S.S.R. under Lend-Lease, of which 19 fought on the Eastern Front until October 1943.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier II
Hit Points 140 HP
Weight/Load Limit 7.25 / 7.9 t
Price Special event vehicle
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator)
  2. Gunner (Loader)
  3. Driver
Mobility
Engine Power 180 h.p.
Speed Limit 64 km/h
Traverse Speed 47 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 41 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 16
  • sides 14
  • rear 10
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 16
  • sides 14
  • rear 10
Armament
Gun QF 2-pdr Mk. IX-A
Ammunition 50 pcs
Damage 34-56 HP
Armor Penetration 48-80 mm
Rate of Fire 21.0 rounds/min
View Range 260 m
Signal Range 545 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
I Tetrarch
  • front 16
  • sides 14
  • rear 10
41 260 --
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
IV QF 2-pdr Mk. IX-A 45/45/60 64/121/23 21.0 --
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
III Meadows MAT 180 20 --
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
II Tetrarch 7.9 47 --
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VII Type 9 545 --