Medium Tank: STB-1

STB-1

In the early 1960s, Mitsubishi started development of a new tank that complied with government requirements for armament and defense. The first two prototypes of the STB-1 were manufactured in September 1969 for trials. In 1970 the prototypes were shown to journalists and participated in a military parade.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier X
Hit Points 1,950 HP
Weight/Load Limit 37.4 / 40.0 t
Price 6,100,000
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator)
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 750 h.p.
Speed Limit 53 km/h
Traverse Speed 52 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 42 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 110
  • sides 35
  • rear 25
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 132
  • sides 132
  • rear 37
Armament
Gun 105 mm Rifled Gun
Ammunition 50 pcs
Damage 293-488 HP
Armor Penetration 194-323 mm
Rate of Fire 7.5 rounds/min
View Range 410 m
Signal Range 750 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
X STB-1
  • front 132
  • sides 132
  • rear 37
42 410 82,500
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
X 105 mm Rifled Gun 390/390/480 258/330/53 7.5 290,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
X Mitsubishi 10ZF21WT 750 12 132,000
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
X STB-1 40.0 52 82,500
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
X Type 67 750 55,000