Medium Tank: Vickers Medium Mk. I

Vickers Medium Mk. I

The first British tank to carry the gun in a rotating turret. Development was started in 1922 by Vickers, and several dozen were mass-produced from 1923 through 1925. The tank was in service from 1924 through 1938.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier I
Hit Points 130 HP
Weight/Load Limit 11.75 / 12.2 t
Price 0
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Radio Operator
  5. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 90 h.p.
Speed Limit 24 km/h
Traverse Speed 26 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 32 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 6
  • sides 6
  • rear 6
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 6
  • sides 6
  • rear 6
Armament
Gun OQF 3-pdr Gun Mk. I
Ammunition 90 pcs
Damage 38-63 HP
Armor Penetration 29-48 mm
Rate of Fire 12.0 rounds/min
View Range 260 m
Signal Range 90 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
I Vickers Medium Mk. I
  • front 6
  • sides 6
  • rear 6
32 260 0
II Vickers Medium Mk. IA*
  • front 8
  • sides 8
  • rear 8
32 280 500
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
I OQF 3-pdr Gun Mk. I 50/50/65 38/66/23 12.0 0
I 15 mm Machine Gun BESA 9 25 86.85 1,900
II QF 6-pdr 8 cwt Mk. II 70/70/95 45/57/29 13.33 3,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
I Armstrong Siddeley V8 90 20 0
I Armstrong Siddeley V8 SC 110 20 350
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
I Vickers Medium Mk. I 12.2 26 0
II Vickers Medium Mk. IA* 13.2 28 500
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
I Signal flags 90 0
II WS No. 14 250 180