Medium Tank: Chi-Ni

Chi-Ni

Developed by Osaka Artillery Arsenal as a replacement for the Type 2589. The Chi-Ni and the Chi-Ha underwent combined trials in 1937. The Chi-Ha was deemed more successful. One prototype was manufactured.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier II
Hit Points 190 HP
Weight/Load Limit 9.64 / 9.8 t
Price 3,900
Crew
  1. Commander (Gunner, Loader)
  2. Driver
  3. Radio Operator
Mobility
Engine Power 120 h.p.
Speed Limit 30 km/h
Traverse Speed 36 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 30 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 25
  • sides 12
  • rear 10
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 30
  • sides 20
  • rear 20
Armament
Gun 13 mm Autocannon Type Ho
Ammunition 900 pcs
Damage 6-10 HP
Armor Penetration 17-29 mm
Rate of Fire 160.71 rounds/min
View Range 300 m
Signal Range 300 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
II Chi-Ni
  • front 30
  • sides 20
  • rear 20
30 300 800
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
I 37 mm Sogekihou 45/45/55 32/48/18 26.09 1,900
I 13 mm Autocannon Type Ho 8/8 23/36 160.71 1,500
II 5.7 cm Gun Type 97 75/75/95 29/55/28 17.65 2,800
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
III Mitsubishi A6120VDe 120 15 2,400
III Mitsubishi A6120VDe S 135 15 3,600
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
II Medium Tank Plan 2 9.8 36 600
II Chi-Ni 12.0 38 820
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
III Type 94 Mk. 4 Otsu 300 600
IV Type 94 Mk. 4 Hei 350 2,350
VI Type 96 Mk. 4 Bo 425 14,000