Tank Destroyer: Waffenträger auf Pz. IV

Waffenträger auf Pz. IV

Tank destroyer developed in February 1944 on the basis of the PzIV tank. Development was discontinued in favor of a similar vehicle on the basis of the Krupp Waffentrager 12.8 cm PaK 44 of Czech origin. Existed only in blueprints.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier IX
Hit Points 1,600 HP
Weight/Load Limit 26.89 / 27.0 t
Price 3,400,000
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Radio Operator
  3. Driver
  4. Gunner
  5. Loader
  6. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 360 h.p.
Speed Limit 38 km/h
Traverse Speed 32 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 18 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 80
  • sides 30
  • rear 20
Armament
Gun 12,8 cm Kanone 44 L/55
Ammunition 45 pcs
Damage 368-613 HP
Armor Penetration 185-308 mm
Rate of Fire 5.66 rounds/min
View Range 410 m
Signal Range 400 m

Configuration

Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
X 12,8 cm Kanone L/61 560/560/700 276/352/65 5.17 339,000
X 15 cm Pak L/38 750/750/950 235/334/85 3.53 340,000
X 12,8 cm Kanone 44 L/55 490/490/630 246/311/65 5.66 310,000
X 15 cm Pak L/29.5 750/750/950 215/334/85 3.53 330,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
V Maybach HL 90 360 20 16,400
V Maybach HL 100 400 20 17,700
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
VIII Waffenträger auf Pz. IV für 12.8 cm 27.0 32 30,000
IX Waffenträger auf Pz. IV für 15 cm 30.0 36 61,000
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VI Fu.Spr.Ger. "f" 400 10,000
VIII FuG 8 550 24,240
VIII Fu.Spr.Ger. "a" 700 27,000