Light Tank: Type 98 Ke-Ni Otsu

Type 98 Ke-Ni Otsu

A modification of the Type 98A Ke-Ni light tank with the Christie type suspension. Developed by Mitsubishi in 1939 under the influence of the Soviet BT-7. Only one prototype was manufactured.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier III
Hit Points 260 HP
Weight/Load Limit 7.2 / 9.4 t
Price 1,000
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator, Loader)
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
Mobility
Engine Power 130 h.p.
Speed Limit 50 km/h
Traverse Speed 52 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 36 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 16
  • sides 12
  • rear 10
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 30
  • sides 16
  • rear 16
Armament
Gun 37 mm Gun Type 100
Ammunition 106 pcs
Damage 34-56 HP
Armor Penetration 36-60 mm
Rate of Fire 28.57 rounds/min
View Range 310 m
Signal Range 400 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
III Type 98 Ke-Ni Otsu
  • front 30
  • sides 16
  • rear 16
36 310 --
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
III 37 mm Gun Type 100 45/45/60 48/68/18 28.57 --
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
III Mitsubishi Type 100 V-6 A 130 15 --
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
III Type 98 Ke-Ni Otsu 9.4 52 --
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
IV Type 94 Mk. 4 Hei Kai 400 --