Tank Destroyer: Hetzer

Hetzer

A light, low-profile tank destroyer designed according to General Heinz Guderian's specifications. The Hetzer was produced from April 1944 to May 1945, with a total of 2,584 vehicles manufactured.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier IV
Hit Points 270 HP
Weight/Load Limit 16.17 / 16.8 t
Price 127,000
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator)
  2. Driver
  3. Gunner
  4. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 100 h.p.
Speed Limit 42 km/h
Traverse Speed 28 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 44 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 60
  • sides 20
  • rear 8
Armament
Gun 7,5 cm Stu.K. 40 L/43
Ammunition 40 pcs
Damage 83-138 HP
Armor Penetration 77-129 mm
Rate of Fire 15.38 rounds/min
View Range 260 m
Signal Range 290 m

Configuration

Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
IV 7,5 cm Stu.K. 40 L/43 110/110/175 103/139/38 15.38 25,000
V 7,5 cm Pak 39 L/48 110/110/175 110/158/38 15.38 27,380
V 10,5 cm Stu.H. 42 L/28 350/350/410 64/104/53 6.98 28,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
II Praga TN 100 100 20 800
II Praga TNPS 120 20 1,150
III Scania Vabis 1664 165 15 4,980
IV Tatra Typ 103 220 15 9,120
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
III Jagdpanzer 38 (t) 16.8 28 1,950
IV Jagdpanzer 38 (t) verstärkteketten 18.5 30 4,370
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
II FuG 37 290 180
VII FuG 10 455 21,600
IX FuG 11 615 33,600