Light Tank: Type 97 Te-Ke

Type 97 Te-Ke

Te-Ke was developed by Tokyo Gasu Denki to replace the outdated Type 94 light tank. Manufactured from 1937 through 1942. The vehicle was used for reconnaissance, communication, patrol duty, and infantry support. Served as armored tractor. A total of about 600 vehicles were manufactured.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier II
Hit Points 160 HP
Weight/Load Limit 4.76 / 5.8 t
Price Special event vehicle
Crew
  1. Commander (Gunner, Radio Operator, Loader)
  2. Driver
Mobility
Engine Power 65 h.p.
Speed Limit 42 km/h
Traverse Speed 44 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 36 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 12
  • sides 10
  • rear 8
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 12
  • sides 10
  • rear 10
Armament
Gun 37 mm Gun Type 98
Ammunition 102 pcs
Damage 34-56 HP
Armor Penetration 30-51 mm
Rate of Fire 20.0 rounds/min
View Range 300 m
Signal Range 400 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
II Type 97 Te-Ke
  • front 12
  • sides 10
  • rear 10
36 300 --
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
II 37 mm Gun Type 98 45/45/60 40/59/18 20.0 --
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
II Ikegai Kuurei V-4 65 15 --
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
II Type 97 Te-Ke 5.8 44 --
Radios

Radios

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