Light Tank: Renault NC-31

Renault NC-31

The NC-2 project (commercial name NC-31) was a modification of the Renault FT-17 tank featuring a soft ride suspension and a Kegresse-Hinstin fanged rubber track. These features, along with an upgraded engine, gave an increased top speed of 16 km/h. A total of 15 vehicles of this type were exported to China.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier I
Hit Points 100 HP
Weight/Load Limit 6.47 / 6.6 t
Price 0
Crew
  1. Commander (Gunner, Radio Operator, Loader)
  2. Driver
Mobility
Engine Power 45 h.p.
Speed Limit 25 km/h
Traverse Speed 36 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 38 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 16
  • sides 16
  • rear 16
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 16
  • sides 16
  • rear 14
Armament
Gun 37 mm APX SA18
Ammunition 237 pcs
Damage 23-38 HP
Armor Penetration 22-36 mm
Rate of Fire 24.0 rounds/min
View Range 250 m
Signal Range 90 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
I FT-17
  • front 16
  • sides 16
  • rear 14
38 250 0
II FT-18
  • front 22
  • sides 22
  • rear 16
34 280 500
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
I 37 mm KwK 36 L/46.5 36/36/42 40/74/18 26.09 1,900
I 13.2 mm Hotchkiss mle. 1930 8/8 23/36 136.36 1,600
I 37 mm APX SA18 30/30/36 29/46/18 24.0 0
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
I Renault M26/27 45 20 0
I Renault 62CV 62 20 350
I Renault NC-2 75 20 370
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
I M24/25 6.6 36 0
II M26/27 8.6 38 450
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
I Signal Flags 90 0
III ER 52 300 600