Medium Tank: M4A3E8 Sherman

M4A3E8 Sherman

Also known as M4А3(76)W HVSS. At the end of August 1944, a new bogie suspension was designed. The vehicle variant was mass-produced and saw battle beginning in late March 1945, with a total of 4542 vehicles of both suspension types manufactured.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier VI
Hit Points 720 HP
Weight/Load Limit 30.0 / 33.0 t
Price 930,500
Crew
  1. Commander
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Radio Operator
  5. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 400 h.p.
Speed Limit 48 km/h
Traverse Speed 37 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 38 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 63
  • sides 38
  • rear 38
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 63
  • sides 63
  • rear 63
Armament
Gun 75 mm Gun M3
Ammunition 71 pcs
Damage 83-138 HP
Armor Penetration 69-115 mm
Rate of Fire 15.79 rounds/min
View Range 330 m
Signal Range 395 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
V D51072
  • front 63
  • sides 63
  • rear 63
38 330 10,300
VI D51080
  • front 76
  • sides 51
  • rear 51
39 370 17,050
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
IV 75 mm Gun M3 110/110/175 92/127/38 15.79 30,000
V 105 mm M4 410/350 53/101 7.5 40,300
VI 76 mm Gun M1A1 115/115/185 128/177/38 14.29 50,330
VI 76 mm Gun M1A2 115/115/185 128/177/38 18.18 62,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
IV Wright Continental R-975C1 400 20 11,000
V Wright Continental R-975C4 460 20 13,900
VII Ford GAA 520 20 36,000
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
V NVSS T66 33.0 37 9,600
VI NVSS T80 34.5 40 16,300
Radios

Radios

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