Light Tank: M24 Chaffee

M24 Chaffee

The vehicle was intended as a replacement for the M3 Stuart. The M24 entered service in September 1943. They were produced at Massey-Harris and General Motors factories until July 1945, with a total of 4,731 vehicles manufactured.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier V
Hit Points 530 HP
Weight/Load Limit 18.08 / 18.3 t
Price 687,550
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Radio Operator
  5. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 300 h.p.
Speed Limit 56 km/h
Traverse Speed 42 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 40 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 25
  • sides 25
  • rear 19
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 38
  • sides 25
  • rear 25
Armament
Gun 75 mm Gun M6
Ammunition 48 pcs
Damage 83-138 HP
Armor Penetration 72-120 mm
Rate of Fire 15.0 rounds/min
View Range 370 m
Signal Range 395 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
IV T24
  • front 38
  • sides 25
  • rear 25
40 370 4,500
VI M24
  • front 38
  • sides 25
  • rear 25
39 400 15,500
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
V 75 mm Gun M6 110/110/175 96/143/38 15.79 33,350
VI 76 mm Gun T94 115/110/185 137/185/38 18.18 64,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
IV 2x 44E24 V-8 Cadillac 300 20 8,000
IV Wright Continental R-975C1 400 20 11,000
VII Continental AOS-895-1 500 20 38,500
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
IV M24T91 18.3 42 4,450
V M24T95 21.0 46 9,750
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VI SCR 508 395 21,600
IX SCR 506 615 33,600
X SCR 528 745 54,000