Tank Destroyer: Pz.Sfl. V

Pz.Sfl. V

Experimental tank destroyer developed on the basis of the VK 30.01(H) heavy tank. Only two vehicles were manufactured. They fought on the Eastern Front. The tank destroyer was designated as “Sturer Emil” (German for “Stubborn Emil”) due to frequent breakdowns.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier VII
Hit Points 850 HP
Weight/Load Limit 33.48 / 36.5 t
Price 1,300,000
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Radio Operator
  3. Driver
  4. Gunner
  5. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 300 h.p.
Speed Limit 25 km/h
Traverse Speed 30 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 26 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 50
  • sides 30
  • rear 30
Armament
Gun 10,5 cm Kanone 18
Ammunition 60 pcs
Damage 225-375 HP
Armor Penetration 127-211 mm
Rate of Fire 7.5 rounds/min
View Range 400 m
Signal Range 265 m

Configuration

Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
VIII 10,5 cm Kanone 18 300/300/380 169/227/53 7.5 116,490
IX 12,8 cm Kanone 40 490/630 231/65 4.35 235,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
IV Maybach HL 116 300 20 9,300
V Maybach HL 116 S 310 15 15,200
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
VI Schwere Betonknacker 36.5 30 15,000
VII Pz.Sfl. für 12.8 cm K. 40 38.5 34 18,500
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
II FuG 2 265 180
III FuG 5 310 630
VIII Fu.Spr.Ger. "a" 700 27,000