Light Tank: Covenanter

Covenanter

A new cruiser tank featured such innovations as an opposed-piston engine, front placement of cooling radiators, and wide use of welding. The vehicle was ordered into production on April 17th, 1939. A total of 1,771 tanks of four base variants were mass-produced. The Covenanter tanks were used mostly for training purposes.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier IV
Hit Points 310 HP
Weight/Load Limit 18.15 / 18.2 t
Price 110,000
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator)
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 300 h.p.
Speed Limit 50 km/h
Traverse Speed 38 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 48 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 40
  • sides 30
  • rear 25
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 39
  • sides 19
  • rear 25
Armament
Gun QF 2-pdr Mk. X
Ammunition 130 pcs
Damage 38-63 HP
Armor Penetration 59-98 mm
Rate of Fire 28.57 rounds/min
View Range 330 m
Signal Range 375 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
III Covenanter Mk. I
  • front 39
  • sides 19
  • rear 25
48 330 1,890
IV Covenanter Mk. IV CS
  • front 39
  • sides 19
  • rear 25
48 340 5,500
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
IV OQF 3-inch Howitzer Mk. I 175/110 38/100 13.95 30,000
IV QF 2-pdr Mk. X 50/50/60 78/121/23 28.57 6,000
IV 40 mm Pom-Pom 45/45/60 49/71/23 40.0 20,000
IV QF 40 mm Mk. VI Bofors 50/50/60 63/101/23 38.1 24,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
IV Meadows D.A.V. 300 20 9,000
IV Meadows D.A.V. O.C. 360 40 11,200
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
III Covenanter Mk. I 18.2 38 1,500
IV Covenanter Mk. III 20.5 40 4,200
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
V WS No. 9 375 3,600
VI WS No. 19 Mk. I 400 15,000
VII WS No. 19 Mk. II 450 21,000
VIII WS No. 19 Mk. III 550 22,000