Heavy Tank: Caernarvon

Caernarvon

Development of this infantry support tank started in 1944. The first prototype was ready for trials in 1952. A total of 21 tanks were manufactured but never entered service. Some of the vehicles were later converted into the Conqueror heavy tanks.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier VIII
Hit Points 1,500 HP
Weight/Load Limit 59.18 / 60.0 t
Price 2,520,000
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Driver
  3. Gunner
  4. Loader (Radio Operator)
Mobility
Engine Power 650 h.p.
Speed Limit 34 km/h
Traverse Speed 22 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 30 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 130
  • sides 51
  • rear 38
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 152
  • sides 95
  • rear 95
Armament
Gun OQF 17-pdr Gun Mk. VII
Ammunition 70 pcs
Damage 113-188 HP
Armor Penetration 128-214 mm
Rate of Fire 13.33 rounds/min
View Range 370 m
Signal Range 550 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VII Black Prince
  • front 152
  • sides 95
  • rear 95
30 370 22,500
VIII Centurion Mk. II
  • front 165
  • sides 112
  • rear 112
36 400 31,000
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
VII OQF 17-pdr Gun Mk. VII 150/150/190 171/239/38 13.33 70,000
VIII OQF 20-pdr Gun Type A Barrel 230/230/280 226/258/42 7.5 120,000
IX OQF 20-pdr Gun Type B Barrel 230/230/280 226/258/42 7.69 180,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
V Rolls-Royce Meteor Mk. IVB 650 20 16,000
IX Rolls-Royce Meteor Mk. IVC 750 20 84,000
IX Rolls-Royce Meteor M120 810 20 92,000
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
VII FV221 60.0 22 20,200
VIII FV221A 63.0 24 30,500
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VIII WS No. 19 Mk. III 550 22,000
VIII WS No. 22 700 25,000
X SR C42 750 54,000