Medium Tank: Type 3 Chi-Nu

Type 3 Chi-Nu

The Type 3 Chi-Nu medium tank is a modification of the Тype 1 Chi-He with a new turret and gun. The tank was the most powerful among wartime Japanese mass-produced vehicles. However, only a total of 60 vehicles were manufactured due to shortages of components and materials.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier V
Hit Points 440 HP
Weight/Load Limit 17.64 / 18.8 t
Price 410,000
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Radio Operator
  5. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 240 h.p.
Speed Limit 38 km/h
Traverse Speed 30 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 36 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 50
  • sides 25
  • rear 20
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 50
  • sides 35
  • rear 25
Armament
Gun Experimental 57 mm Tank Gun Shin
Ammunition 80 pcs
Damage 56-94 HP
Armor Penetration 65-109 mm
Rate of Fire 26.09 rounds/min
View Range 340 m
Signal Range 350 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
IV Type 4 Chi-To I-Go
  • front 50
  • sides 35
  • rear 25
36 340 4,500
V Type 3 Chi-Nu
  • front 50
  • sides 35
  • rear 25
36 350 10,200
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
IV 7.5 cm Tank Gun Type 3 115/115/175 90/112/38 14.29 30,500
IV 7.5 cm Tank Gun Type 99 110/110/175 70/100/38 15.0 29,000
IV Experimental 57 mm Tank Gun Shin 75/75/100 87/131/29 26.09 27,500
V 7.5 cm Tank Gun Type 5 125/125/175 124/155/38 12.0 42,500
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
IV Type 100 Kuurei V-12 240 15 10,500
V Type 100 Kakyuu V-12 300 15 15,200
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
IV New Medium Tank Hei (19) 18.8 30 4,000
V Type 3 Chi-Nu 21.3 34 8,800
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
IV Type 94 Mk. 4 Hei 350 2,350
V Hei 400 3,800
VI Type 96 Mk. 4 Bo 425 14,000
VIII Type 3 Otsu 550 22,000